The Clean Power Plan would require power plants nationwide to reduce carbon emissions by 30 percent by 2030.
Aside from the 5 installations happening this month, an additional 11 people signed letters of intent to show their interest in purchasing solar panels.
When the EPA reported high levels of lead and arsenic contamination in the soil, East Chicago officials decided to demolish the West Calumet housing complex.
Many residents say they’re having trouble finding new housing after their housing complex was ordered demolished due to lead contamination.
Police say the animal either fell or was thrown from a moving vehicle. The alligator died before animal control workers arrived.
The Indiana Department of Environmental Management could fine BP up to $25,000 for each violation.
The Lake Monroe Master Plan provides an overview for how the lake should be managed. The document hadn't been updated in about 50 years.
Some local residents were disappointed the issue was not addressed at a meeting of the city’s governing body Thursday.
The EPA says it will begin removing lead-tainted soil later this month from as many as 100 homes around the site of an old industrial smelter.
The Environmental Protection Agency found dangerous levels of lead and arsenic in the soil in the Calumet neighborhood of East Chicago.
The torch is part of the celebration of the 200th anniversary of Indiana statehood. The Indiana State Parks system is also celebrating its 100th birthday.