Clean Air Community

BY ON June 23, 2011
This piece was cross-posted at Farmers Daughter One of the reasons that I joined the Moms Clean Air Force was to become part of a community who cares about the health of our atmosphere and how that impacts our children’s health.  I realized that there’s...

TOPICS: Activism, Politics

AEP-EPA-What’s In An Acronym?

BY ON June 23, 2011
This piece was cross-posted at Milspouse Mutterings AEP is American Electric Power – EPA is the Environmental Protection Agency.  Now recently AEP decided to make an announcement that because of the Clean Air Act rules – they are going to be “forced” to shut down...

TOPICS: Politics, Pollution

The Carbon Ruling

BY ON June 22, 2011
This Editorial originally appeared in the New York Times. The Supreme Court’s decision on greenhouse gases on Monday is a disappointment to the states and environmental groups that had hoped to use federal common law to curb carbon dioxide pollution from power plants. It would...

TOPICS: Politics, Pollution