Tue., August 16, 2011 11:13am
More than half the water in Georgia is used to make electricity. From nuclear to hydro-power, just about every river in the state has some kind of...
Fri., July 29, 2011 4:55pm
The Altamaha River drains a quarter of the state, stretching from Atlanta and Macon to Darien on the coast. It’s been an engine for economic activity...
Thu., July 14, 2011 5:45pm
A movement is underway to make Georgia’s rivers more accessible for recreation. A week-long event gets hundreds of paddlers out on a different river...
Thu., June 9, 2011 5:56pm
An environmental coalition has settled a lawsuit trying to block water discharge from a proposed coal-fired power plant. The Georgians for Clean...
Tue., December 7, 2010 9:41am
The EPD will hold a public hearing on water use by a proposed plant in Washington county. The plant wants to pump water from the Oconee River to be...
Fri., September 3, 2010 4:17pm
The state is revising its water permits for a coal plant proposed for middle Georgia. The move comes after a judge rejected them last month.
Tue., July 27, 2010 4:12pm
An administrative law judge's decision could make it harder for power companies and other water users to transfer water across basin boundaries...
Mon., July 26, 2010 4:52pm
A judge has rejected two water permits issued by Georgia’s Environmental Protection Division for a proposed coal fired power plant in Washington...
Mon., October 12, 2009 2:35pm
The rain has stopped for now in many parts of the state, but the headaches
Mon., September 28, 2009 7:40am
North Georgia is getting a respite from the continuous rain that swept the