Isaac Moriwake, Staff Attorney, Earthjustice: “HECO is a national leader at integrating rooftop solar into the traditional utility grid. But the PUC directed it to find a new model that optimizes DER and makes it part of a new and transformed system instead of cramming it into the traditional utility business.”
Chickaloon Native Village Thankful Federal Agency Will Finally Act on Mat-Su Coal Mine Operating “Without a Valid Permit”
Drew Caputo, Vice President of Litigation for Lands, Oceans, and Wildlife, discusses how Earthjustice and the environmental community at large is responding to the anti-environmental threats of the incoming Trump administration.
Lisa Evans, Senior Administrative Counsel, Earthjustice: “Coal ash is a toxic substance that if handled incorrectly can take human lives, can make people sick, can ruin the environment, lakes, rivers, streams, permanently.”
Trip Van Noppen, President, Earthjustice: “His ties to the fossil fuel industry are so pervasive. That is certainly different than what Trump campaigned on with his ‘drain the swamp’ slogan.”
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