The State of Florida illegally issued permits without evaluating the environmental impact of the 12 million tons of CO2 to be emitted annually by Gulfstream Natural Gas Systems’ new “West County Energy Center” electrical generation system for Florida Power & Light, environmentalists claim in West Palm Beach Federal Court.
The McLeod Lake Indian Band claims the Queen of England failed to transfer them land as required by a March 2000 treaty, and now the land is infested with the mountain pine beetle. The tribe demands other land, in B.C. Supreme Court, Vancouver.
The State of Illinois sued ExxonMobil in an air pollution complaint in Will County Court.