Ameren Accused Of Stalling On $20M Cleanup

Law360, New York (July 23, 2010, 5:10 PM EDT) -- Two Illinois residents have slapped electricity and natural gas supplier Ameren Corp. with a citizen suit demanding the company proceed with an estimated $20 million cleanup operation to remove up to 17,000 tons of contaminated soil from the site of a former Ameren manufactured gas plant.

Ethel and Rex Carlson filed the complaint in the U.S. District Court for the Central District of Illinois on Thursday, seeking an order under the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act for Ameren to clean up toxic waste material on a...
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