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Baard bond resolution has expired
Baard Energy / Coal

Baard bond resolution has expired

CLEVELAND — “The Ohio Air Quality Development Authority (OAQDA) confirmed today that it has not issued any bonds for the proposed Baard Energy Ohio Clean River Fuels plant. The company had received an agreement from the state authority in December 2006 for the issuance of $4 billion in bonds. Responding […]

Here is what Ohio EPA permits would allow the proposed Baard coal plant to put into our air every year:
Baard Energy / Coal

Here is what Ohio EPA permits would allow the proposed Baard coal plant to put into our air every year:

Source: Ohio EPA permits for the proposed Baard coal plant in Wellsville, Ohio, compiled by the Natural Resources Defense Council. The permitted emissions do not take into account possible flaring due to process upsets or emergencies, when pollutants may be sent out untreated. Of the permitted pollutants, many emissions would […]

Judge blocks further protests against Massey
Coal / Mountaintop Removal

Judge blocks further protests against Massey

CHARLESTON, WV — “A federal judge has temporarily ordered a halt to mountaintop-removal protests that involve trespassing on Massey Energy property or interfering with any of Massey’s operations. U.S. District Judge Irene C. Berger granted Massey subsidiary Marfork Coal Co.’s request for a temporary restraining order against non-violent civil disobedience […]

Nationally-known author Jeff Biggers and award-winning film maker Mari-Lynn Evans visit Greater Cincinnati for weekend of events to stop mountaintop removal coal mining, February 11 & 12
Coal / Mountaintop Removal

Nationally-known author Jeff Biggers and award-winning film maker Mari-Lynn Evans visit Greater Cincinnati for weekend of events to stop mountaintop removal coal mining, February 11 & 12

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 21, 2011 Contact: Melissa English, Ohio Citizen Action 513-307-8527 (cell) Mark Utley, Music for the Mountains organizer 513-288-7170 (cell) CINCINNATI — Greater Cincinnati will soon host two highly celebrated artists and outspoken critics of mountaintop removal coal mining during a weekend of educational and entertaining events, […]

Another one bites the (coal) dust
AMP / Coal / Energy / Mountaintop Removal / Victory

Another one bites the (coal) dust

21,965 citizens sent letters to decision makers supporting the campaign (…)