A Sierra Club lawsuit is seeking to stop DTE Energy from replacing a coal plant with a gas-fired unit in a county where ozone pollution already exceeds federal limits.
The study linked the EPA’s relaxed enforcement during the pandemic with higher air pollution and COVID-19 cases.
Chelsea residents are demanding a greater say in the pollution-generating projects that are developed in their city.
Little Village residents worry pollution from truck traffic will be more harmful to the neighborhood than coal emissions.
Academic researchers found racial and economic disparities in the distribution of fine particle pollution.