(March 18, 2013 - BBJ)
(March 19, 2013 - Salem News)
Flag Serious Community Impacts and Unanswered Questions
SAFE, HealthLink and Clean Water Action today announced opposition to the tentative proposal outlined by Footprint Power. The groups cautioned that the details of the proposal remain sketchy at this point, adding to the level of public concern. Serious questions regarding the health and safety of the area's residents remain..
The True Cost of Coal
Op-ed by Lynn Nadeau, HealthLink
Statement by Jairo Epaiyu at Dominion's shareholder meeting
Coal's Assault on Human Health
60 Minutes covers COAL ASH
CLEAN COAL is an oxymoron...Read more
What is mountain top removal?
Harvard School of Public Health Study
Toxic Air: The Case for Cleaning Up Coal-fired Power Plants Report by the American Lung Association
Harvard Study: $50 billion - the full cost of coal
What you see is what you breathe!
Click here for photos of coal pollution
HealthLink started Renewable Energy Committees throughout Essex County. Selected municipalities have become 'green communities' and are currently receiving funding for renewable energy, efficiency and conservation projects.
Learn more about public outreach through bill boards and the unique Blue Line subway campaign for clean energy.
Video: Renewable energy posters installed on Blue Line. Click to view
HealthLink & CLF settle law suit with power plant, bring funds to local environmental projects
The agreement resolving a 2010 lawsuit filed in U.S. District Court includes a stipulation that future plant owners cannot burn coal after 2014, when Dominion has announced it will shut down the fossil fuel facility...