Jury finds Duke Energy violated Clean...

Jury finds Duke Energy violated Clean Air Act

There are 1 comment on the Chicago Tribune story from May 21, 2009, titled Jury finds Duke Energy violated Clean Air Act. In it, Chicago Tribune reports that:

Duke Energy Corp. violated the Clean Air Act by making changes at a southern Indiana power plant that significantly increased the air pollution it released into the Louisville , Ky., area, a federal jury has ruled in a decade-old lawsuit.

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CitizensAgainstC liffside

Charlotte, NC

#1 May 25, 2009
"Marc Manly, Duke Energy's chief legal officer, said the changes the company made at the Ohio River plant were common maintenance practices at coal-fired power plants to enable them to continue "to deliver reliable and affordable power to our customers."
So, it's a common practice to ignore the law and not obtain permits, while making changes without adding pollution-control equipment?... Sounds like investigations need to be done around Duke's plants to see just how common that is.

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