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News Release | Environment Georgia Research & Policy Center

Statement: Macon-Bibb County cuts ties with Brightmark, signaling an end to the world’s largest plastic-to-fuel project

MACON – The Macon-Bibb County Industrial Authority (MBCIA) ended its relationship last week with Brightmark, a company that was working to build the world’s largest plastics-to-fuel facility just north of the Middle Georgia Regional Airport. The Macon Newsroomobtained a termination contract via an open records request that showed Brightmark's much smaller Indiana facility  had failed to deliver proof of concept.

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The Clean Energy Home Series (Part 3): What are Electric and Induction Cooktops? | Brynn Furey

The third blog in a series on how to electrify your home and transition to appliances that can run on renewable energy

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The Clean Energy Home Series (Part 2): What is a heat pump water heater? | Johanna Neumann

The second edition in a series on how to electrify your home and transition to appliances that can run on renewable energy

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News Release | Environment Georgia

Statement: Bill protecting children from lead passing in State House is a good first step

ATLANTA - The Georgia House of Representatives passed HB 1355: Childhood Lead Exposure Control Act Thursday. The bill, which outlines revisions to lead exposure control, lays out key lead prevention provisions. These include lowering allowable blood lead level limits; instituting abatement plans for educational facilities; and developing specific abatement procedures that ensure awareness of lead poisoning hazards found on such common places as painted surfaces, soil and playground materials.

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