Environmental Groups Petition EPA to Clean Up Nutrient Pollution in the Ohio River

Environmental groups petition U.S. EPA for Numeric Nutrient Standards for the Ohio River - After years of little or no progress, the Trump administration has taken the Clean Water Act in the wrong direction.  The Ohio River Waterkeeper, Sierra Club and nearly a dozen other water quality organizations are filing this petition on the anniversary … Continue reading Environmental Groups Petition EPA to Clean Up Nutrient Pollution in the Ohio River

Tell Duke Energy to Get Their Ash Out of Our Ohio River at the Gallagher Station

The R. Gallagher Generating Station is a 4-unit, 600-megawatt coal-fired power plant owned and operated by Duke Energy on the banks of the Ohio River southwest of the city of New Albany in Floyd County, Indiana. Construction of the Gallagher Station’s first 150-megawatt coal combustion unit broke ground in 1958. The fourth coal combustion unit … Continue reading Tell Duke Energy to Get Their Ash Out of Our Ohio River at the Gallagher Station