Green Groups Target TVA Over Alleged CWA Violations

Law360, Chicago (February 13, 2013, 6:41 PM EST) -- Conservation groups told the Tennessee Valley Authority on Wednesday that they plan to file suit alleging that the TVA's Colbert Fossil Plant is violating the Clean Water Act by illegally discharging pollutants into a Tennessee River tributary.

The Southern Environmental Law Center announced that it submitted a 60-day notice of intent letter to the TVA warning that failure to address the alleged violations at the coal-burning Alabama facility will lead to a lawsuit. The center said it sent the letter on behalf of Tennessee Riverkeeper, Southern...
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