We’ve learned that Invenergy has proposed a new 450-550 megawatt natural gas-fired power plant (called Allegheny Energy Center) along the Yough in Elizabeth Township, Allegheny County. The proposed site is just downstream from the recently permitted Tenaska gas plant (see...Read More
Do you want to spend your summer in Pennsylvania’s incredible Laurel Highlands? We are currently accepting resumes for a summer intern to work alongside our Youghiogheny Riverkeeper on projects in the Yough watershed! Responsibilities Sample for our 2016 Swimmable Waters...Read More
This post is part of a series called Water Matters. Click here for other posts in this series. “The grass is greener where you water it.” –Neil Barringham No one knows this statement to be more accurate than our farmers, but what if this water that we’re using isn’t...Read More
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