Posts tagged: Clean Water Action

Michigan Thinks Burning Tires Counts as Renewable Energy

By Kate Abbey-Lambertz A Michigan bill aims to classify fuel made by burning tires and hazardous industrial waste as renewable energy, but environmentalists say that’s setting a dangerous precedent. Under the state’s Clean, Renewable and Efficient Energy Act of 2008, Michigan utility companies are required to derive 10 percent of their energy from sources like […]