Click here to submit public comments to Ohio EPA by November 19.
1.) Insist algae toxin standards be created for Ohio drinking water supplies
2.) Request mandatory testing to occur at community water systems
In June 2014, Governor Kasich signed into law a bill that guts Ohio’s clean energy and efficiency standards. Passing this new law was not enough for Ohio’s utilities, though.
Now, Ohio’s largest electric utilities, AEP, Duke, and FirstEnergy are seeking to keep a number of Ohio’s oldest and dirtiest power plants open for years to come.
And they want you and me to pay for it.
February 4th, 2011
Ohio University has been given a half-million-dollar grant by the US Dept. of Energy (DOE) to study public opinion on the future of the nuclear site at Piketon, OH. The DOE has heavily promoted nuclear at the site for years. Why are they funding this study? Read more about the PORTSfuture study and sign up to attend one of the OU meetings or participate in the visioning.
Your help is needed to have our voices heard in this massive study.
WANTED: Sierra Club members and friends to attend one of these PORTSfuture meetings. Residents of Pike, Jackson, Scioto and Ross Counties are particularly needed!
They are asking people to RSVP at (740) 593–2222 or info@PORTSfuture.com if you plan to attend, but please don’t stay home because you think you haven’t sent in an RSVP in time.
If you would like to attend either of these meetings, you may contact Pat Marida at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on carpooling.
Read Pat Marida’s short article about the PORTSfuture study and why it is important for people to participate PatM.PORTSfutureNLart
LEARN WHAT IS HAPPENING WITH THE STALLED URANIUM ENRICHMENT PLANT AT PIKETON: PatM.Uranium Enrichment License Transfer Request Protects the Parent Company