Protect Illinois Jobs and the Environment - Support Midwest Generation

Posted: 1/30/2013

News Update: Midwest Generation Gets More Time to Clean Up Illinois Coal Plants - The Illinois Pollution Control Board granted Midwest Generation two extra years to meet a state multi-pollutant standard that would require they install emissions controls on their four Illinois plants by 2015 and 2016. Click on the headline to read more.

Click here to sign the petition to support Midwest Generation. They have asked the Illinois Pollution Control Board (IPCB) for temporary relief from state regulations to ensure ongoing reductions in air emissions at the company’s plants from 2008 to 2019. The company is only asking to reduce, not eliminate, spending on environmental improvements for two years of that 12-year period.