Enviros, Sandy Creek Reach Deal Over Texas Coal Plant

Law360, New York (December 8, 2011, 9:11 PM EST) -- Sandy Creek Energy Associates LP and two environmental groups asked a federal court on Thursday to approve a settlement ending a dispute over Sandy Creek's plans to build a 900-megawatt coal power plant in Texas.

The parties asked a the court to sign off on a proposed consent decree that sets air pollution limits for the plant and establishes a $400,000 fund to pay for solar panels at an elementary school in the state.

Under the terms of the consent decree, Sandy Creek will pay $400,000...
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Case Information

Case Title

Sierra Club, Inc. et al v. Sandy Creek Energy Associates, L.P.

Case Number



Texas Western

Nature of Suit

Environmental Matters


Lee Yeakel

Date Filed

August 28, 2008

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