Four Corners Coal Plant Causes Illness, Smog: Enviros

Law360, New York (October 4, 2011, 10:51 PM EDT) -- A group of environmental organizations and Native Americans living on a New Mexico reservation sued the owners of the Four Corners Power Plant on Tuesday, saying it has been shrugging off state and federal air pollution laws for 25 years, harming national parks and nearby residents' health.

Dine Citizens Against Ruining Our Environment, To' Nizhoni Ani, the Sierra Club and the National Parks Conservation Association claimed the electric companies that own and operate the 2,000 megawatt coal-fired plant have repeatedly failed to obtain required permits for...
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