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Eco-Justice Collaborative uses its blog posts to raise awareness; share information about our campaigns; and to advocate solutions for today's most pressing environmental challenges.

Major Coal Ash Bill Passes IL Senate!

Major Coal Ash Bill Passes IL Senate!

With Senator Scott Bennett's leadership, the Illinois Senate advanced SB9, a bill aimed at ensuring safe closure of toxic coal ash pits at Illinois power plant sites ... READ MORE
ACT:  Slip in Support of SB9

ACT: Slip in Support of SB9

Take a minute to fill out a witness slip in support of SB9, Coal Ash Pollution Prevention, and protect Illinois communities from toxic coal ash! ... READ MORE
It's Time to Write Governor Pritzker

It’s Time to Write Governor Pritzker

Governor Pritzker has said he will protect Illinois communities and our environment from coal ash pollution. Ask him to take a stand on the Middle Fork ... READ MORE
We've Got a Middle Fork Hearing!

We’ve Got a Middle Fork Hearing!

Build a 1/3-mile long rock wall to protect toxic coal ash stored in the floodplain of the meandering Middle Fork? We say NO! Dynegy ... move your ash!! ... READ MORE
More Clean Energy for Illinois?

More Clean Energy for Illinois?

What's in store for Illinois after the Future Energy Jobs Act? Attend the Clean Power Coalition's press event in Urbana on March 1, 2019, to find out! ... READ MORE
Who Can Stop Dynegy?  The NPS!

Who Can Stop Dynegy? The NPS!

The National Park Service can, and should stop Dynegy's massive riverbank project. It is not consistent with requirements of the Wild and Scenic Rivers Act ... READ MORE
Dynegy Wants to Cap, Leave, and Run

Dynegy Wants to Cap, Leave, and Run

Dynegy wants to permanently cap the coal ash, “stabilize” the abutting riverbank, wipe their hands, and pat themselves on the back for a job well done ... READ MORE
EJC Objects to Dynegy Permit

EJC Objects to Dynegy Permit

EJC objects to the issuance of a Section 404 permit for Dynegy's harmful Middle Fork riverbank project, and asks for an Environmental Impact Statement ... READ MORE