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Proposed coal ash landfill site in Labadie, Mo. on June 18, 2011. (Photo: Patricia Schuba)

Hearing Held over Labadie Power Plant Expansion

Should Ameren be able to expand its Labadie Power Plant grounds to include a coal ash landfill? That’s the question Missouri energy officials are seeking to answer at a 3-day hearing starting today.

03/31/2014

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Sierra Club Sues Ameren

The club is trying to force the utility to reduce emissions at its three St. Louis area coal-fired power plants.

03/05/2014

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Environmental Group Accuses Ameren of Air Pollution

ST. LOUIS-(KMOX)–An environmental group announces its preparing a lawsuit against Ameren, alleging the utility has violated the Clean Air Act at its St. Louis-area power plants. The Sierra Club claims Ameren’s coal-fired power plants in […]

12/12/2013

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South County Residents Voice Coal Ash Concerns

At a meeting Tuesday night, residents claimed the existing coal ash from the Meramec facility is causing health problems.

03/13/2013

5/15/12-Caroline Pufalt with the Missouri chapter of the Sierra Club speaks during a press conference at St. Louis City Hall Tuesday in response to a national study that names the Missouri River the fourth "Most Endangered" river in America. (KMOX/Brett Blume)

Report: Missouri River Among 10 “Most Endangered” In U.S.

Report: Effort to channel Missouri “has actually made flood damages worse”.

05/15/2012

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Easing Restrictions of Nuke Waste Through Missouri

The Missouri House would allow a Canadian company to pay fewer fees and avoid mandatory inspections of the radioactive material that it ships through the state.

04/24/2012