Category Archives: Air

CUMBERLAND CHAPTER Sierra Club Legislative Update

Bills currently being tracked by the Kentucky Sierra Club in the General Assembly: 1. Bluegrass Pipeline- Eminent Domain SB14 limits eminent domain to utilities regulated by the Public Service Commission. This bill would prohibit Bluegrass Pipeline Partners from using eminent … Continue reading

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Healthy Foods Local Farms Event

Register Now! Key Note:    * BARTON SEAVER,         Harvard School of Public Health Other Speakers:    * WENONAH HAUTER           Food & Water Watch    * DR. MICHELE MOREK, UNANIMA;         … Continue reading

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NEWS: Federal Court Orders EPA to Move Ahead on Coal Ash Regs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2013 Contact: Jennifer Duggan, Environmental Integrity Project (802) 225-6774 Jared Saylor, Earthjustice (202) 236-5855 Sean Sarah, Sierra Club (202) 548-4589 Federal Court Orders EPA to Move Forward on Coal Ash Regulations Judge to offer more details in the … Continue reading

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Press Release: Sierra Club Cumberland Chapter Statement on President Obama’s Climate Plan

News Release For Immediate Release –June 25, 2013 Contact: Lane Boldman, Publicity Chair, Ky Sierra Club:     859-552-1173 Sherry Otto, State Coordinator, Kentucky Sierra Club: Thomas Pearce, Ky Beyond Coal Organizer, Sierra Club: 502-614-7114 Sierra Club Cumberland Chapter Statement … Continue reading

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