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Georgia Power set to release energy plan

...from Oklahoma."(Relying so heavily on natural gas) is kind of a big gamble. It's a pendulum switch," said Colleen Kiernan, the president of the Sierra Club's Georgia Chapter. Wind is an intermittent resource and, as with other sources...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-27/georgia-power-set-release-ene
Southern Co. expects to face environmental challenges

...club officials told reporters Tuesday."I think tomorrow presents a really good opportunity for dialog," said Colleen Kiernan, director of the Georgia Chapter of Sierra Club.She said Southern's board chairman and president, Tom Fanning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-05-21/southern-co-expects-enviro
Proposals would allow coastal drilling

...Washington, turn to the combustible issue of drilling. Environmentalists are slamming the proposal as hazardous. Colleen Kiernan, of the Sierra Club in Georgia, said drilling off the coast could endanger the beaches. "Americans have largely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/25/met_451291.shtml
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Low-sulfur gas goes on sale in 45 counties - at higher cost

...fuel that also meets federal standards by January 2005. "This is good news on a couple of different fronts," said Colleen Kiernan of the Sierra Club. "The federal EPA is still keeping an eye out on Georgia." Richard Cobb, executive director...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/09/17/bus_388229.shtml
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Incentive plan could help cut air pollution

...the county's incentive proposal is a step in the right direction. "It certainly sounds like a good idea," said Colleen Kiernan, a spokeswoman for the Sierra Club's Atlanta office. "It gets old cars off the road and gets the most fuel-efficient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/18/met_378781.shtml
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Local industries report mercury

...Mercury is very toxic, and it's important to know that two tablespoons can contaminate an entire lake," said Colleen Kiernan, the Georgia Energy Project organizer for the Sierra Club. In Georgia, the primary sources are power plants, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/03/24/tec_340736.shtml
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Georgia officials scramble for new transportation plan

...transit."Although the Sierra Club and the tea party will never agree on everything, we can find common ground," Colleen Kiernan, Sierra Club executive director, said at a joint press conference.Whether Deal and legislators share that common...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-08-05/georgia-officials-scramb
Augusta stays on watch list

...narrowly escaped the unwanted nonattainment designation - at least for now. "You are still on the cusp," warned Colleen Kiernan, the Georgia air quality conservation organizer for the Sierra Club. "It wouldn't take much to put Augusta into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/12/18/met_437477.shtml
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'Green' energy draws doubts

...don't charge customers extra for the service. "This should bring Georgia Power's integrity into question," said Colleen Kiernan, of the Sierra Club of Georgia. "This should cause Georgia consumers who are thinking about buying it to be skeptical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/30/met_396781.shtml
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Bad air may bring inspections

...making them nonattainment. We don't want to make the (nonattainment) area any bigger than it needs to be." Colleen Kiernan, the Georgia energy project organizer for the Sierra Club, said the EPD didn't put enough counties on the list...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/17/met_381406.shtml
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