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July - August 2010 Mountain State Sierran

Coal Ash headlines our July-August newsletter, plus info about our 2010 SierraFest, and please check out our summer Outings!

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Coal Ash: MYTHS the Utility Industry Wants You to Believe, and FACTS You Need to Know

Get the real scoop on Coal Ash right here!

Local Citizen Concerned about Coal Ash Waste Disposal

by Petra Wood
The following are comments made by Cassville resident Petra Wood at the WV DEP’s May 26 Informal Conference concerning Patriot Coal’s application for a new permit for its Cassville operation. The permit would greatly expand the strip mining and authorize dumping of huge quantities of power plant coal ash.

Political Committee’s Primary Wrap-Up

by Regina Hendrix, Political Committee Chair
The Chapter endorsed 24 candidates and 21 made it to the November general election this fall.

View from the Chair

by Jim Sconyers, Chapter Chair
Killer Coal, Killer Oil. So who's the quilty party?

Mon Group Educates Members on Coal Ash Waste

Perspectives on Outings

by Dan Soeder, Chapter Outings Chair


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