Council Updates

Request for Proposals - John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge Bike and Pedestrian Connections Design and Engineering
  Clean Air Council invites responses to this Request for Proposals to perform Design and Engineering on 4 sections of bicycle and pedestrian connections to the John Heinz National Wildlife Refuge. This includes trail connections in both Philadelphia and Delaware Counties.
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Request for Proposals: Clean Air Council Multimodal Mapping Website Branding, Design, and Marketing
Columbia Gas East Side Expansion Information and Resources
Most Recent UpdateJoin Easton and Milford Concerned Citizens, Energy Justice Network, and the Clean Air Council for the following protests. You can also download an informational flyer about the issue at the bottom of this page. Saturday January 24th at 12 PM:Where: Easton Compressor Station434 Klein Road, Easton, PA.
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Solarize Philly! Initiative
Clean Air Council and the Sustainable Business Network of Greater Philadelphia is teaming up to encourage the rapid deployment of solar energy through a local solarize campaign in northwest Philadelphia.
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Clean Air Council Statement on Philadelphia Gas Energy Hub in Response to Dec. 5th 2014 Industry Conference,
 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: DECEMBER 4, 2014                                                                           
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News

A gas severance tax is no substitute for environmental protections
By Joe Minott Gov. Tom Wolf recently proposed a severance tax on the extraction of Pennsylvania’s natural gas, a move that will finally enable Pennsylvania to earn revenue on its own natural resource. The proposal brings the state in line with every other major gas-producing state and rightly calls on the natural gas industry to pay its fair share. But it’s worth...
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DEP Denies Elcon Waste Treater Siting Application (Thank You!)
The Clean Air Council would like to thank Delaware Riverkeeper, League of Women Voters and all of our members in Bucks County who sent in comments on this dangerous proposal. The PA Department of Environmental Protection heard us loud and clear!COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA Dept. of Environmental ProtectionCommonwealth News Bureau Room 308, Main Capitol Building Harrisburg PA...
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A renewable-energy alternative to Philadelphia's fossil fuel vision
Philadelphia Energy Solutions and the Chamber of Commerce are championing a vision to ramp up Philadelphia as a fossil fuel energy hub to take advantage of oil and gas products from Pennsylvania and elsewhere. While this idea is being positioned as a win for our city, it could have disastrous side effects to our economy and environment.  The fossil fuel hub vision...
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Clean Air Council Releases Study of Shell’s Proposed Western Pennsylvania Facility
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: January 13, 2015 CONTACT: John Lee, MPH215-567-4004, ext. 105 The Council’s Health Impact Assessment provides detailed information on how the Monaca, PA Petrochemical Facility will impact surrounding communities and outlines several recommendations. Philadelphia PA -- Today the Clean Air Council releases a...
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Council Demands Action on Methane Pollution
For Immediate Release Contact: Elaine Labalme labalme@pennfuture.orgJanuary 7, 2015 412.996.4112PA environmental groups: Time is ripe for action on methane pollution(Harrisburg – January 7, 2015) – Leading Pennsylvania and national environmental organizations today encouraged Governor-elect Tom Wolf to improve the protection of environmental and public health by tackling...
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