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News & Press

ELPC works regularly with local, regional, and national journalists on stories across all media. See our recent media coverage and publications below.

If you are a reporter interested in learning more about one of our campaigns or interviewing one of our public interest attorneys, policy advocates, analysists, or scientific colleagues, please contact:

Judith Nemes

Media Relations Specialist

[email protected]
(312) 795-3706

Priority Issues: Water, Transportation, & Natural Places

Paul Dailing

Media Relations Specialist

[email protected]
(312) 795-3701

Priority Issues: Clean Energy & Climate Change

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Press Release

Clean Energy Conservation Groups Call on Federal Agencies to Deny Transmission Companies’ Request to Cross Upper Mississippi River Nat’l Wildlife Refuge
Wild & Natural Places Forest Service Must Reconsider Approval of Fourmile Logging in NE Wisconsin
Clean Water ELPC Welcomes U.S. Representative Marcy Kaptur Letter to US EPA
Clean Energy Iowa Utilities Board’s Study to Examine Power Company Regulations for Cost-Effectiveness, Reliability
Clean Water US EPA & US Army Corps Issue Final ‘Revised Definition of “Waters of the United States”‘
Clean Air Gary Citizen Group Fights Back Against Fulcrum Harassment
Clean Transportation ELPC Appreciates NHTSA Strengthening Fuel Economy Standards for Cars, Light Trucks
Climate Change Biden’s Council on Environmental Quality Releases Phase II NEPA Regulations
Clean Energy Rural Energy for American (REAP) Modernization Act a “Good First Step”
Climate Change More Than 500K Call on Forest Service to Protect Mature & Old-growth Forests
Climate Change SomerCor CEO Manny Flores Becomes Chair of ELPC’s Board of Directors
Clean Energy Clean Energy Advocates Negotiate Banner Agreement with DTE Energy
Clean Water ELPC Slams Ohio EPA’s Insufficient Plan to Clean Up Lake Erie
Clean Transportation Michigan Passes Historic Funding for School Bus Electrification
Clean Water New Report Analyzes Expansion of CAFOs in Iowa’s Floodplains
Climate Change House Committee Vote Would Raid REAP
Clean Energy Minnesota Public Utilities Commission Acknowledges Need for Energy Justice in Utility Ratemaking
Clean Water ELPC Reaction to U.S. Supreme Court Decision in Sackett v. EPA
Clean Air ELPC Files Civil Rights Complaint Against Indiana Environmental Agency
Clean Water U.S. Supreme Court Decision Affirms States’ Rights to Regulate CAFOs to Protect Animal Welfare and Supports States Advancing Innovative Climate Solutions
Clean Air ELPC Supports EPA’s Plan to Cut Pollution from Fossil-Fuel Power Plants
Clean Energy Conservation Groups React after Wisconsin Court Upholds Approval of Driftless Transmission Line, Federal Case Still Pending
Clean Air ELPC Urges Stronger Permit for Gary, Indiana Air Polluter
Clean Water Federal Judge Approves Consent Decree to Limit Lake Erie Nutrient & Algae Pollution