Sierra Club, Power Cos. End Beef Over Ohio Plant

Law360, New York (April 8, 2010, 2:27 PM EDT) -- The Sierra Club has buried the hatchet with a group of power companies over emissions from a 2,600-megawatt coal-fired power plant in southwestern Ohio, putting to rest a long-running lawsuit that claimed illegal pollution from the facility was causing severe health and economic impacts in the state.

The settlement, which relates to disputed provisions of an October 2008 consent decree, was revealed Wednesday in an order by Judge Edmund A. Sargus Jr. of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Ohio, who said the...
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