LS Power Drops Plans For Ark., Ga. Coal Power Plants

Law360, New York (December 12, 2011, 8:20 PM EST) -- LS Power Development LLC agreed Monday to cancel plans to build coal-fired power plants in Georgia and Arkansas, a decision that dovetailed with a settlement in a suit brought by the Sierra Club over pollution at an affiliate’s facility in Texas.

LS Power agreed not to build the proposed 1,200-megawatt Longleaf Energy Station in Blakey, Ga., ending a 10-year battle with the Sierra Club and other groups that opposed the plant, and dropped more recent plans for the Plum Point 2 project in Osceola, Ark....
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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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