The Latest On: Community Partnerships Program
Angela Johnson Meszaros, Attorney, Earthjustice: “They ought to do better than just walking away to leave the thing to be a public nuisance.”
Angela Johnson Meszaros, Attorney, Earthjustice: "It was a bad project from the beginning, and we look forward to the day it goes away in its entirety. There isn't an energy need for Mission Rock. There wasn't an energy need when they submitted their application, and there isn't going to be an energy need. It's clear California has reached its tipping point where technology and policy has intersected to show there's no more need for a fossil fuel plant."
Angela Johnson Meszaros, Attorney, Earthjustice: "This river is considered a vital life source. The Chumash people have been living along this river since time immemorial. ... There is a real impact to Chumash culture and their connection to their vital life source. ... The state of California is moving away from fossil fuels to meet its energy needs. Mission Rock is out of step with what the policymakers and the state of California want."