Ohio Valley Environmental Coalition v. Fola Coal Co., LLC

ELR Citation: 45 ELR 20152
No(s). 2:13-21588 (S.D.W. Va. Aug 12, 2015) (Chambers, CJ.)

A district court held that a mining company violated state and federal permits when it discharged high levels of ionic pollution. Environmental groups successfully demonstrated that high conductivity discharges from two of the company's mines are causing or materially contributing to the biological ...