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TCEQ Air Quality
Permit # 70861 and PSD Permit
-TX-1039 submitted by Sandy Creek Energy Associates, LP


Breaking News:

Brazos Electric Coop to buy 40% of the power from Sandy Creek coal plant
Coop members urged to attend membership meeting and demand that management "cancel the coal contract"


Texas Coal Wars Part 2

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Stop The Coal Rush
T.P.O.W.E.R Monthly Meetings

T.P.O.W.E.R holds regular monthly meetings. The meetings are held on the third Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. The location is Hallsburg City Hall.
Contact: Ruth Pilant (254) 875-2839 or
Lorene Pulley (254) 875-2269
All are welcome.


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For more information, please call:
Ricky Bates (254) 498-3793
Robert or Jo Cervenka (254) 875-2286 or (254) 716-3966
Ruth Pilant (254) 875-2839


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Waco Tribune 02/22/08

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Waco Tribune 09/05/07

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Rolling Stone Magazine 01/12/07

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  Coal Hard Facts
Texas Monthly Magazine 01/2007

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  TCEQ approves air permit for proposed Riesel power plant
Waco Tribune 05/18/06

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Waco Tribune Editorial 01/13/06

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Austin American Statesman Editorial 12/14/05

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  Coal War, Part Deux
The Texas Observer 12/02/05

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  The Coal War
The Texas Observer 11/04/05

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  Allowable Particulate Pollution from the Riesel Power Plant has Increased!

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  Public Participation Has Reduced Emissions Levels at Proposed Riesel Power Plantů but Serious Concerns Remain

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