Less than three days after the Bush Administration left office, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has overturned the State of South Dakota's approval of the massive BigStone II coal-fired power plant. The EPA's decision comes after the state failed to require state-of-the-art pollution controls for the coal plant that would address concerns about harmful soot, smog and global warming pollution.
EPA decision on Big Stone II, part 1 (pdf, 2.12 MB)
EPA decision on Big Stone II, part 2 (pdf, 2.65 MB)
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