Author Profile: Jeffrey Hammons

Jeffrey Hammons is an ELPC Staff Attorney working on ELPC’s clean energy and natural resources protection litigation and policy issues.

Blog Posts by Jeffrey Hammons

Toxic one-year anniversary for ArcelorMittal

In August 2019, the ArcelorMittal steel mill in Burns Harbor, Indiana suffered a failure at its blast furnace. The facility discharged cyanide and ammonia in excess of its Clean Water Act’s permit limits, which led to the death of an estimated 3,000 fish and closure of beaches along the southern coast of Lake Michigan, including

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When It Comes to Solar, Its A Tale of Two FERCs

Last Thursday, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) made two important, but vastly different rulings on the future of renewable energy. One of those decisions could be a matter of life or death for solar, wind and other renewable energy jobs across the nation. While FERC rightly and unanimously rejected an attack on net metering

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