Tags » Gas Power Plants

Nicetown deserves better

In response to political pressure from Pennsylvania legislators to increase its use of natural gas, SEPTA has proposed building a gas-fired power plant that would release harmful pollution in Nicetown, an already overburdened community of color. 126 more words

Gas Power Plants

POWER writes to the Mayor, connecting climate and racial justice

Dear Mayor Kenney,

Thank you for your commitment to making Philadelphia a greener, more inclusive, and most importantly a racially equitable city for all. Through… 635 more words

Gas Power Plants

What’s so bad about the Nicetown gas power plant?

Folks new to our campaign have asked… What’s so bad about the Nicetown gas power plant?

It’s a gas power plant to burn fracked gas to generate electricity for trains, planned by… 258 more words

Gas Power Plants

The people have a right to breathe!

One after the other, people trailed into Panati Playground recreation center near 22nd and Allegheny last evening. It was odd that our transit agency, SEPTA… 230 more words

Gas Power Plants

Air Management: Please don’t OK SEPTA gas plant 

Please join us at a hearing sponsored by Philadelphia’s Air Management Services (AMS). It’s about approving SEPTA’s gas power plant in Nicetown.

AMS has said they want to hear us. 580 more words

Gas Power Plants

SEPTA Board must remove conflicts of interest, conduct hearings on Nicetown gas plant

SEPTA Board must remove conflicts of interest, conduct hearings on Nicetown gas plant

The SEPTA Board of Directors will vote this Thursday, March 23, on a resolution to ratify approval of a natural gas power plant near Wayne Junction in Nicetown. 804 more words

Gas Power Plants