Wed., July 23, 2014 8:36am
Mercer University chemistry professor Jennifer Look and her students will present some of their findings to the public on Mercer's campus...
Mon., June 2, 2014 4:23pm
New Environmental Protection Agency rules for carbon emission reductions for the nations’ power plants met alternately with official resistance or...
Thu., September 19, 2013 2:28pm
A new report calls Georgia Power's Plant Scherer the "dirtiest" power plant in the nation in terms of carbon emissions.
Mon., April 15, 2013 3:12pm
Attorneys say their fight against Georgia Power will continue despite mounting evidence that heavy metals in the water around Plant Scherer are not...
Thu., January 31, 2013 5:59pm
Neighbors of a coal-fired power plant in Monroe County are suing the plant’s owners, Georgia Power and Southern Company. People who live near Plant...
Fri., January 4, 2013 6:21pm
Efforts to reduce mercury emissions from Plant Scherer have worked in spite of initial resistance from the power plant's owners,...
Mon., November 19, 2012 7:10pm
The state Department of Health is encouraging Monroe County residents to fill out a health survey related to higher-than-normal levels of uranium and...
Fri., June 8, 2012 3:56pm
Small UGA study finds well water near Scherer ash pond safe. Residents south of plant want their water tested as well. Uranium levels in some places...
Fri., April 27, 2012 12:00pm
Georgia Power says tests show there aren’t unsafe levels of uranium in the water near Plant Scherer.
Mon., April 9, 2012 5:10pm
Potential health effects of emissions from Plant Scherer near Macon are under a new review by the state. It comes after high levels of radioactive...