Georgia Gives Day
& your other favorite charities by
Georgia Gives Day is an initiative that has been co-created by the nonprofit sector itself. It doesn't support one cause or one locale - it's all of us in the state's nonprofit sector pulling together to ask you to stop and consider your life and your community without nonprofits. How much less connected, less vibrant, less interesting and less supported would our communities be without them?
Georgia Water Coalition's
Dirty Dozen Report to be Released TODAY!
GreenLaw is a member of the Georgia Water Coalition that will be releasing its report of the 12 worst water issues facing our state. The report will be released this morning at 10. Follow us on Twitter to get the news as it breaks!
Hog CAFO Rollbacks Threaten Communities, Rivers & Property Rights
The EPD is proposing changes to Georgia's Concentrated Animal Feeding Operation (CAFO) rules. As a Georgia Water Coalition Partner, GreenLaw asks our supporters to reach out to the DNR Board and urge them NOT to roll back rules which can endanger the health of Georgians and the safety of our rivers.
GreenLaw has intervened in the rate case pending before the GA Public Service Commission on behalf of our client, the Sierra Club to advocate for more clean, renewable energy options in our state. Georgia Power is proposing a solar tariff on homeowners who install solar panels on their properties. "A residential customer [who] chooses to be environmentally conscious and attempt to reduce his or her electric bill...would be charged an additional monthly fee of $5.56 per kilowatt hour," said the PSC's renewable energy manager in a statement opposing the proposed tariff. Read More Here
GreenLaw Holiday Open House
December 10, 4-6 pm
This is an opportunity to show off our new expanded office space at the State Bar of Georgia Building
and Enjoy some Holiday Cheer!
State Bar of Georgia
104 Marietta Street, Suite 430
Atlanta, GA 30303
for the Environmental Community
January 10, 2014 at 12 pm
Green Chamber of the South
& Southeast Green
Come learn about the environmental issues
to be considered during the
2014 Georgia Legislative Session