ameren power plants http://kbia.org en Sierra Club Alleges Thousands Of Air Quality Violations At Ameren's St. Louis-Area Plants http://kbia.org/post/sierra-club-alleges-thousands-air-quality-violations-amerens-st-louis-area-plants <em><strong>Updated Thursday 10:15 p.m.</strong></em><p>The Sierra Club says Ameren has been routinely violating air quality standards at its St. Louis-area power plants.<p>In a <a href="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/201312/Ameren_Missouri_NOI_12.11.13_FINAL.pdf">Notice of Intent to Sue</a> delivered to Ameren on Wednesday afternoon, the Sierra Club alleges the company's&#160;Labadie, Meramec, and Rush Island plants have exceeded air pollution limits almost 10,000 times since 2008.<img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper inset" data-caption="Standing among the crowd, Dr. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 14:32:44 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 45225 at http://kbia.org Sierra Club Alleges Thousands Of Air Quality Violations At Ameren's St. Louis-Area Plants 'Several Days' Before Callaway Nuclear Reactor Will Be Back Online http://kbia.org/post/several-days-callaway-nuclear-reactor-will-be-back-online <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Missouri's lone nuclear reactor remains shut down while workers and officials continue to investigate what caused a small fire at the Callaway County plant Friday night.</span><p>Ameren<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Missouri spokesman </span>Cleve<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&#160;Reasoner said it'll be several days before the plant is back online.</span><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We are assessing impacts from the arc that we had in our cable leading from the plant," Reasoner said. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 13:00:26 +0000 Marshall Griffin 37955 at http://kbia.org 'Several Days' Before Callaway Nuclear Reactor Will Be Back Online Environmental Groups Demand Groundwater Testing Near Ameren Power Plants http://kbia.org/post/environmental-groups-demand-groundwater-testing-near-ameren-power-plants <img class="wysiwyg-asset-image-wrapper wide" typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://mediad.publicbroadcasting.net/p/kwmu/files/styles/placed_wide/public/201305/6-Franklin-Co.-wells.jpg" alt="" /><p>Environmental groups are once again urging state officials to require groundwater monitoring at Ameren’s coal-fired power plants in eastern Missouri.<p>The Sierra Club and Labadie Environmental Organization submitted <a href="http://action.sierraclub.org/site/DocServer/Groundwater_Monitoring_Letter_to_MO_DNR.pdf?docID=13221">a letter</a> to the Missouri Department of Natural Resources on Thursday asking t Fri, 24 May 2013 13:10:26 +0000 Véronique LaCapra 34278 at http://kbia.org Environmental Groups Demand Groundwater Testing Near Ameren Power Plants