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Touting TVA Pact, Environmentalists Aim To Drop High Court Coal Ash Suit

September 6, 2019
Environmentalists are asking the Supreme Court to dismiss their appeal of a ruling that rejected their suit seeking stricter closure mandates for a Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) coal ash disposal site, saying they have reached a pact with TVA and state officials that sets strict cleanup requirements and could be a model for other ash site plaintiffs. Petitioners in Tennessee Clean Water Network (TCWN), et al., v. TVA filed a motion to dismiss their high court petition for certiorari...

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