Tennessee Clean Water Network v. Tennessee Valley Authority

ELR Citation: 46 ELR 20150
No(s). 3:15-cv-00424 (M.D. Tenn. Sep 9, 2016) (Crenshaw Jr., J.)

A district court held that environmental groups may go forward with some, but not all, of their CWA claims against TVA concerning coal ash contamination stemming from a coal-fired power plant near Gallatin, Tennessee. The groups allege that TVA knew that the ash ponds' construction and the area's to...