Victory! Legal Settlement Results in Closing of 3 Midwest Coal Plants
Monday, February 25, 2013
ELPC Senior Attorney Faith Bugel was counsel for several of the Citizen Groups in a suit that lead to a settlement, announced today, requiring American Electric Power (AEP) to shutter three coal plants in Indiana, Kentucky and Ohio by 2015 as well as bring more clean energy online to meet the region’s electricity needs. The suit included a coalition of 13 citizen groups (11 of which were represented by ELPC), 8 states, and the U.S. EPA.