State of the Air: INDIANA

MCAF Field organizer, Wendy Bredhold takes a selfie with EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. March, 2014

Field organizer, Wendy Bredhold takes a selfie with EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy. March, 2014

6,654

WE HAVE MORE THAN 6,654 INDIANA MEMBERS

Here’s what we’re working on in Indiana:

Mercury: We are supporting strong limits on harmful mercury emissions from coal-fired power plants.

Climate Change: We are fighting global warming by supporting policies that will reduce carbon emissions, and decrease dangerous co-pollutants, such as mercury.

Clean Energy: We are ensuring that our energy future is renewable, clean, and healthy — for the sake of our children’s health.

Chemical Policy Reform: We are fighting to keep toxic chemicals out of the products we use every day, through the Safer Chemicals Healthy Families coalition.

Natural Gas Pollution: We are demanding strong protections from methane, volatile organic compounds, and other harmful air pollutants associated with fracking and natural gas development.

Indiana’s electricity generation by source, 2011:

  • Coal (93.1%)

  • Natural Gas (3.2%)

  • Other Gases (1.4%)

  • Renewables (1.2%)


Indiana has 85 power plant facilities on EPA’s High Priority Violator (HPV) list--which means they may be in violation of the Clean Air Act



2 of the top 25 polluting coal-fired power plants in the nation are located in Indiana



 

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  • 200 W. Washington St., Rm. 206
    Indianapolis, IN  46204
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    Indianapolis, IN 46204

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Pete Visclosky (District 1)

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Jackie Walorski (District 2)

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  • 202 Lincolnway East
    Suite #101
    Mishawaka, IN 46544
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Marlin Stutzman (District 3)

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  • 1300 South Harrison Street
    Suite 3105
    Fort Wayne, IN 46802
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Todd Rokita (District 4)

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Todd Young (District 9)

  • Bloomington Office
    320 W. 8th Street, Suite 114
    Bloomington, IN 47404
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