FirstEnergy Coal Plant Site Leaking Waste, Green Groups Claim

Law360, New York (May 30, 2012, 6:11 PM EDT) -- Environmental groups in Pennsylvania and West Virginia on Wednesday filed a notice of intent to seek litigation against Ohio energy company FirstEnergy Corp. over alleged pollution emissions from an impoundment site for the company's Bruce Mansfield coal plant in Pennsylvania.

The Little Blue Regional Action Group, a cadre of environmental activists formerly known as the Citizens Against Coal Ash, said that FirstEnergy is polluting residential water wells in the area around the Little Blue Run impoundment site, which holds waste generated by the coal-fired Mansfield plant...
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