American Electric Power announced this week it will fully shutdown its Tanners Creek coal-fueled facility in Lawrenceburg by 2015.
An Evansville-based coal company plans to create a new surface mine in southwestern Indiana near the Patoka River National Wildlife Refuge.
The governor says the new standards would damage the state’s energy future.
Around 300 acres of forests and wetlands were destroyed during I-69 construction but INDOT says it will replenish land on a 3:1 ratio.
An environmental group says the fines are not harsh enough, but IIDEM says its penalties for water quality contamination are stricter than federal regulations.
The Indiana Department of Natural Resources is collecting information on chemicals used in hydraulic fracturing.
The Hoosier Environmental Council wants to see progress in bringing high speed passenger rail to Indiana.
The suit claims the I-69 project has violated the Federal Clean Water Act.
There’s a meeting tonight in Greene County on the environmental impact of the I-69 extension.
Although industry is subject to regulations and the focus of an ongoing debate over those regulations, Hoosier households aren’t held to the same standards.