• February 18, 2016
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    Clean Up Agri-Fine
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    Ban Petcoke
    Southeast Side Coalition to Ban Petcoke   Residents of the South East Side of Chicago who have come together to rid the neighborhood from the fugitive dust from Petcoke stored in their neighborhood. Petcoke: the fine dust produced as a [...]
  • February 18, 2016
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    Clean Power Plan

    OUR POWER PLAN   THE CLEAN POWER PLAN On August 3, 2015 President Obama and the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) announced the Clean Power Plan (CPP) to reduce power plant carbon emissions 32% by 2030 (from 2005 levels). The […]

  • February 18, 2016
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    GEIC
    Green Economic Industrial Corridor (GEIC) Mission The mission of the Green Economic Industrial Corridor is to bring revitalization to the Calumet Region through redevelopment that addresses the past and ensures the future for its residents. This revitalization will provide [...]
  • February 18, 2016
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    EJ Principles
    Southeast Chicago Environmental Justice Principles Greater Southeast Chicago has the potential to be a hub for post-industrial innovation and community based revival for a new industrial revolution that includes clean energy and green jobs. This document acts as a [...]
  • February 18, 2016
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    A Just Transition in Southeast Chicago

    Guest commentary: Rhea Suh, Director of Natural Resources Defense Council       The Southeast Environmental Task Force is grateful for its association with the NRDC, and for all they have done to help on the southeast side of […]

  • July 3, 2015
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    Lawmakers Want Feds To Do Petcoke Impact Study

    Peggy Salazar, Director of the SETF showing the Petcoke dust collecting on the homes in the Wolf Park neighborhood.   Link to article: Lawmakers Want Feds To Do Petcoke Impact Study

  • June 2, 2015
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    Inside the War on Coal

    The Southeast Environmental Task Force joined the Sierra Club in their Beyond Coal campaign. Guest story via Politico: How Mike Bloomberg, red-state businesses, and a lot of Midwestern lawyers are changing American energy faster than you think. By Michael […]

  • May 30, 2015
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    Pope Francis: Causing Climate Change Is a “Sin”

    Guest commentary:       by TomP I hope this has an impact on people.  Pope Francis recently spoke about climate change.  Yes, it’s real: Pope Francis made the religious case for tackling climate change on Wednesday, calling on […]

  • May 29, 2015
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    The United States Government Leads in Crimes Against the Planet:

    Guest Editorial: The United States Government Leads in Crimes Against the Planet: Obama Approves 30 Million Acres for Drilling World Can’t Wait, Bay Area | May 29, 2015 “For a leader who has made fighting climate change a priority, […]

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