Taxonomy Archives: Tennessee
Celebrating Earth Day with five environmental wins for the South
TVA sued over refusal to release records about proposed methane gas pipelines
SELC sues Tennessee Valley Authority over the federal utility’s refusal to release records related to proposed methane gas pipelines
Settlement protects Duck River from impacts of Middle Tennessee’s booming growth
Settlement Better Protects Duck River from Impacts of Middle Tennessee’s Booming Growth
Tennessee legislature’s reckless pipeline amendment takes power from local governments
Protect waterways to better protect communities SELC tells Biden administration
WASHINGTON—The Southern Environmental Law Center today submitted comments to the Environmental Protection Agency that were also signed by 90 organizations urging the Biden administration to finalize r...
EPA takes critical action to address coal ash pollution
WASHINGTON – Today the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency took critical steps to protect communities and clean water from toxic coal ash pollution by making it clear that utilities must deal with as...
Conservation groups intervene in permit case to protect Tennessee’s Duck River from unchecked water withdrawals
MARSHALL COUNTY, Tenn. — Represented by the Southern Environmental Law Center, The Nature Conservancy and Tennessee Wildlife Federation are intervening in a permitting case to support the state’s effo...
EPA proposes reversing harmful Trump rule that stripped protections from many waterways
CHAPEL HILL, N.C.—The Southern Environmental Law Center released the following statement regarding EPA’s announcement today of a draft rule to reverse a harmful, destructive rule by the Trump administ...