Clean Air Carolina, Southern Environmental Law Center, and the Sierra Club have been working to hold the CPI Roxboro Power Plant in Person County accountable for burning filthy feedstock. This plant is a 55MW generation station that creates electricity by burning...read more
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by Calvin Cupini In late January Clean Air Carolina hosted workshops in both Greenville and Asheville, meeting with local stakeholders to assess priorities for potential community environmental projects. The workshop attendees brought diverse backgrounds and local...read more
COVID-19 is impacting everyone, especially vulnerable groups such as older adults, people with heart and lung disease, and minority populations. These are the same vulnerable groups that Clean Air Carolina has been working to protect from air pollution for the last 15...read more
by June Blotnick Today marks the beginning of National Air Quality Awareness Week sponsored by the EPA, the CDC, and other partners. The theme this year is Better Air, Better Health and the goal is to promote air quality awareness and encourage people to check the Air...read more
"Car traffic across the country is down about 40%, but ozone pollution has barely decreased compared with levels over the past five years. Factories, refineries, power plants and diesel trucks are still dominant sources of pollution in many places" https://t.co/ef6DKokvae