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Say No to Proposed New Fracked Gas Plant Near Lake Superior

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By Jessica Tritsch, Senior Campaign Representative, Beyond Coal Campaign For more than two years, Sierra Club has been working to stop the proposed Nemadji Trail Energy Center (NTEC) gas plant. Two utilities, Dairyland Power in Wisconsin and Minnesota Power in Minnesota, are asking regulators for permission to build a new $700 million fracked gas power… Read more »

MPCA Deliberates on Haze Pollution

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The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) held a special Citizens’ Board Meeting on Tuesday, March 27, to decide their plan to address haze pollution in the Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness, Voyageurs National Park, and Is…