Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Coal-Burning S.S. Badger Seeks Five-Year Permit Extension

Delay, delay, delay.

Though it has known for years that the US EPA wants the last-coal fired Great Lakes ferry to stop dumping coal ash into Lake Michigan, and to switch to a different fuel, the ship's owners are seeking a five-year extension of the EPA deadline.

Here is the application for the permit, and links to the case's extensive history.

This blog has been following the issue for years.


Anonymous said...

They are waiting until some environment hating republican office holder will exempt them forever.

Ron R said...

Anon, Or some former Harvard Chicago democrat