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My Turn: Redefining the Red Dog Mine debate

...editorial asked "When federal law says a new power plant at Alaska's Red Dog Mine has to use the best available anti-pollution technology, who gets the final word on what is 'best' - the state or the federal government?" The editorial endorsed...
Knowles plans to fight Red Dog mine decision

...ANCHORAGE - The state will fight a federal appeals ruling that requires the Red Dog mine to use more expensive anti-pollution technology for its power, Gov. Tony Knowles said Tuesday. State attorneys will appeal the ruling to the U.S. Supreme...
Red Dog mine case to be argued before U.S. Supreme Court

...that forced the Red Dog mine to use expensive anti-pollution technology in its power generation. The state filed a...state had required, but the case is not about anti-pollution technology. He said it is about a state's right to determine...
Alaska Briefs

...regulators' decision to let the operators of Red Dog, a zinc and lead mine near Kotzebue, use less costly anti-pollution technology for power generation. The federal Clean Air Act allows state officials to make some decisions involving their...
U.S. Supreme Court to hear appeal on Red Dog Mine lawsuit

...Court today agreed to hear an appeal from the state of Alaska that forces the Red Dog mine to use expensive anti-pollution technology for its power generation. At issue is whether the Environmental Protection Agency has the power to overrule...


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