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Proposed NEPA Rollback Rejects Realities of Climate Change

Contact: Paul Dailing, pdailing@elpc.org, 312-771-1979 Proposed National Environmental Policy Act Rollback Rejects Realities of Climate Change, Tries to Silence Public NEPA rewrite would trigger environmental rollbacks across federal agencies With today’s proposed overhaul of the regulations implementing the National Environmental Policy Act, the Trump’s administration is seeking to lessen public input on the environmental impacts

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Report: Over 350 Companies Power Wisconsin Clean Energy Supply Chain

Contact: Paul Dailing, PDailing@elpc.org, (312)771-1979 Report: Over 350 Companies Power the Clean Energy Supply Chain. For Economic Growth, Wisconsin Needs Better Clean Energy Policies Strong manufacturing base is finding work out-of-state, not at home On Wednesday, Jan. 8, the Environmental Law & Policy Center released “Wisconsin Clean Energy Business Supply Chain: Good for Manufacturing Jobs, Good

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Groups File Lawsuit Against Serial Polluter ArcelorMittal

Contact: Judith Nemes, (312)795-3706, JNemes@elpc.org Environmental Groups File Clean Water Act Enforcement Lawsuit Against ArcelorMittal for Cyanide Spill in August 2019 and More than 100 Permit Violations Since 2015 Burns Harbor, IN. – The Environmental Law & Policy Center (ELPC) and Hoosier Environmental Council (HEC) filed a Clean Water Act enforcement lawsuit against ArcelorMittal for

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New Poll Shows SW Wisconsin Voters Prioritize Safe Clean Drinking Water as Top Issue of Concern & Favor Specific Regulations to Improve Water Quality

Contact: Judith Nemes, jnemes@elpc.org, (312)795-3706 New Poll Shows SW Wisconsin Voters Prioritize Safe Clean Drinking Water as Top Issue of Concern & Favor Specific Regulations to Improve Water Quality  Majority said they’d favor candidate supporting more regulation to protect safe clean drinking water CHICAGO – Nationally-recognized pollster J. Ann Selzer‘s new poll of 601 registered

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ELPC Report Finds Over 300 Companies Power Michigan’s Clean Energy Supply Chain, Recommends Better Clean Energy Policies for Economic Growth

Contact: ​Paul Dailing, (312) 771-1979, PDailing@elpc.org​​​​​​​​​​ Report: Over 300 Companies Power the Clean Energy Supply Chain. For Economic Growth, Michigan Needs Better Clean Energy Policies Economic impact of jobs in renewable energy supply chain benefits entire state On Wednesday, Dec. 4, the Environmental Law & Policy Center released “Michigan Clean Energy Supply Chain: Good for

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ELPC and Allies File Lawsuit in DC Circuit Court Challenging Environmental Protection Agency’s Attempts to Remove California’s Authority to Set Environmental Standards for Vehicles.

Contact: Judith Nemes, Jnemes@elpc.org CHICAGO – The Environmental Law & Policy Center (ELPC) along with a coalition of NGOs today filed a lawsuit in the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit challenging the Environmental Protection Agency’s final rule which attempts to remove California’s authority to set environmental standards for vehicles. EPA’s rule revokes

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ELPC Report on “High-Risk Levees” Along the Mississippi River Finds Delays in Monitoring and Repairing after Spring 2019 Flooding

Contact: Judith Nemes, (312) 795-3706, jnemes@elpc.org ELPC Report on “High-Risk Levees” Along the Mississippi River Finds Delays in Monitoring and Repairing after Spring 2019 Flooding Flooding likely to worsen in future, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers must prioritize Chicago, IL —The Environmental Law & Policy Center’s (ELPC) new report warns that delays in monitoring, maintenance

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ELPC and Environmental Partners React to ArcelorMittal Investigation Report

Contacts: Natale Johnson, Save the Dunes, natalie@savedunes.org, 219-879-3564 x 122 Judith Nemes, jnemes@elpc.org, 312-795-3706 Portage, IN – Earlier this week, the Indiana Department of Environmental Management (IDEM) released its investigation report on August’s fish kill in the East Branch of the Little Calumet River. The report includes details on the incident and its cause, the response from

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Coal Generation, Rate Increases, Energy Efficiency Addressed in Proposed Settlement as Alliant Rate Case Gets Underway

Coal Generation, Rate Increases, Energy Efficiency Addressed in Proposed Settlement as Alliant Rate Case Gets Underway ELPC, IEC, and Sierra Club applaud proposed agreement, say more work remains  DES MOINES, Ia — The Environmental Law & Policy Center, Iowa Environmental Council, and Sierra Club agreed to a proposed partial settlement in the Alliant Energy rate case

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60-day Notice of Clean Water Act Lawsuit Against ArcelorMittal for More than 100 Violations of Permit since 2015

Contacts: Environmental Law & Policy Center: Paul Dailing, (312) 795-3701, PDailing@elpc.org Hoosier Environmental Council: Indra Frank, (317) 981-3207, IFrank@hecweb.org  ELPC and Hoosier Environmental Council Serve 60-day Notice of Clean Water Act Lawsuit Against ArcelorMittal for More than 100 Violations of Permit since 2015 Steel Manufacturer’s actions impact nearby Indiana Dunes National Park, its visitors, and

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