Michigan Chapter

News Archive


2010  
July 7 Sierra Club Applauds MPSC Staff Finding No Need for Holland Coal Plant Expansion
June 8 Michigan consumers take on Cherryland Electric over coal plant
May 21 Groups Applaud Wolverine Coal Plant Permit Denial by Governor Granholm, MDNRE
May 21 CMS Energy Faced Coal Challenges at Shareholder Meeting
Apr. 22 Citizens Group Applauds Legislators for Cost-Lowering Energy Efficiency Plan
Apr. 19 Sierra Club Activist Wins Prestigious Goldman Environmental Prize
Mar. 31 Groups Take Action on Proposed Bay City Coal Plant
Feb. 23  Citizens Group, Energy Efficiency Workers Call for  Stronger Michigan Energy Efficiency Standard
Jan. 14 New Coal Plant Will Hurt Michigan Wallets, Jobs, Health
2009  
Dec. 29 Groups Sharply Criticize Granholm-Cherry Administration Approval of Coal Plant
Dec. 19 In Memorium:  Calvin "Rusty" Gates, 1955 - 2009
Dec. 19 Conservationists and Anglers Honor The Life  of Legendary Michigan River Keeper Rusty Gates
Nov. 19 Petition Urges Consumers Energy CEO to Go Beyond Coal
Oct. 30 Give Ratepayers a Break! Citizens'’ Groups React to CMS Quarterly Report
Sep. 30 Lawmakers Applauded For Rejecting DEQ Budget Cuts
Sep. 29 Water, Air and Land At Risk With Deep Budget Cuts
Sep. 8 State Agency Deals a Death Blow to Coal Plants
Aug. 18 Citizens urge Granholm to reject dirty coal amid public opposition

July 27

House Ag Committee Passes Sham Animal "Welfare" Bills

July 9

100 Coal Plants Prevented or Abandoned

June 18

Environmental Protection and MDEQ affected by new bills

May 18

Northern Michigan U drops Coal proposal

May 1

LS Power Suspends Plan for Coal Plant in Midland

Apr. 2

72 House Members Unite Behind Dirty, Expensive Coal

Feb. 24

Attorney General Aims to Block Progress toward Clean Energy Jobs

Feb. 20

Sierra Club Wins Appeal of Northern Michigan U. Coal Plant Permit

Feb. 3

Granholm Slams Brakes on Michigan Coal Rush

2008  
Dec. 22

U.S. Forest Service Drops Drilling Plan and Trout Stream is Protected

Dec. 15

Sierra Club Takes Action; suit against Holland BPW for Soot and Smog Control

Sep. 29

Congress Passes Great Lakes Clean-up Bill

Sep. 23

U.S. House Approves Great Lakes Compact

Sep. 18

Michigan Makes Critical Step toward Cleaner, More Cost-Effective Energy

July 15

In Face of Coal Plant, Groups Unleash Accountability Campaign

June 23

Agreement scores new, concrete protections for Michigan water resources

June 12

Group files appeal today to stop coal plant that puts UP at risk

Apr. 22

Thousands of Feet at Earth Day Event in Lansing

Apr. 22

Sierra Club Highlights Local Green Champions in Ferndale

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