Wed., August 22, 2012 10:30am
Attorneys general from Georgia and Alabama have applauded a 2-1 ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia that overturned a regulation clamping down on power plant pollution that contributes to unhealthy air crossing state lines.
Thu., July 21, 2011 3:51pm
Georgia’s power plants are among the most toxic in the country according to a national environmental non-profit. The recent study singles out Georgia Power as the state’s biggest polluter.
Mon., June 20, 2011 3:52pm
State officials plan to shut off an air quality monitor in Brunswick, despite high levels of air pollution there. The automated monitor tracks sulfur dioxide and shows Brunswick's air has Georgia's highest level of the irritating chemical compound. An environmental group says, shutting off the monitor will hurt efforts to clean the air.
Mon., December 27, 2010 4:13pm
A recent report from the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency says pollution in industry heavy Richmond County is on the decline. The EPA’s Toxics Release Inventory tracks chemicals released to land, air and water by industries across the country.
Tue., May 4, 2010 3:04pm
Tests on fish in the Ogeechee and Canoochee Rivers spell danger for lovers
Wed., September 30, 2009 2:11pm
A bill that will give chlorine manufacturers like Olin a set time limit for
Wed., September 30, 2009 9:54am
Congress is finalizing a bill that gives plants like Olin in Augusta a dead
Wed., August 26, 2009 5:14pm
Opponents of Plant Washington say it will emit vast quantities of pollutant
Thu., July 23, 2009 2:18pm
The settlement addresses pollution from Carrolton-based Southwire’s western