Does TVA’s Gallatin facility have coal ash problems? Let’s talk about it!

By Cathie Bird On March 25th 2015, Statewide Organizing for Community eMpowerment (SOCM),Sierra Club Tennessee Chapter, Climate Nashville, Ecogal – The Curious Consumer,Physicians for Social Responsibility, and Working Films will host a free, open community discussion on the continuing impact of Tennessee Valley Authority’s coal ash landfill at the Gallatin…

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Groups Groups Co-Host Community Discussion on Gallatin’s Coal Ash Story

March 10, 2015 Groups Co-Host Community Discussion on Gallatin’s Coal Ash Story Featuring a screening of Working Films’ highly successful ‘Coal Ash Stories’ series Gallatin, Tenn.  – On March 25th 2015, Statewide Organizing for Community eMpowerment (SOCM), Sierra Club Tennessee Chapter, Climate Nashville, Ecogal, The Curious Consumer, Physicians for Social…

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How TVA Has (not) Changed

12/23/14 – How TVA Has (not) Changed – SOCM members call on TDEC to reject the major modifications to the Kingston Gypsum Landfill Permit Kingston, Tenn. – On Tuesday, December 9th concerned SOCM members joined partners and other Roane County citizens to voice opposition to the TVA’s proposal to store coal…

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Smith Mountain Solution

When you think of Cumberland County, Tennessee, you think of the ‘Golf Capital’ of the state. However, that is not exactly what Smith Mountain Solutions, LLC has in mind for the partially reclaimed Turner Mine on Smith Mountain. The Cumberland County Chapter of SOCM has been knee-deep in the struggle…

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