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Less pollution means more Atlanta rainfall, researchers say

...as this would be taken to heart by all of Georgia's leaders, no matter their political hue."But veteran environmental lobbyist Neill Herring, who works for the Sierra Club and other groups, has reservations about the reception the study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-06-06/less-pollution-means-mor
As government budgets shrink, Riverkeepers become watchdogs and whistleblowers

...polluters to explore every loophole, Riverkeeper groups will have more to watch for, said Neill Herring, a veteran environmental lobbyist in Atlanta.Riverkeepers never wanted the role of whistleblower, but have been forced into such duties by necessity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-10-28/government-budgets-shrink-riv
Savannah River Basin could be option for Atlanta

...River Basin's abundant water supply above Augusta. "There's no question it'll be looked at," predicted environmental lobbyist Neill Herring, who monitors water issues for clients including the Sierra Club. "They've maintained an interest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/07/23/met_541841.shtml
Metro | Deke Copenhaver
Georgia Public Service Commission candidate's debts, education questioned

...egregious acts that he commits against the ratepayers and the consumers in this state," she said.Davidson, an environmental lobbyist who captured 48 percent of the vote in an attempt to win another PSC seat four years ago, said she has filed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2012-06-08/georgia-public-service-c
PSC positions draw diverse candidates

...Zell Miller this summer when Mr. Barber resigned to run unsuccessfully for lieutenant governor; consumer and environmental lobbyist Jim Kulstad; and James Cole, a former PSC staffer who was terminated for "nonperformance." The winners of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/18/met_242240.shtml
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Groups worry about negative environmental impact

...our organization, obviously stopping any major new coal plant is a top priority." Neill Herring, a veteran environmental lobbyist who also represents the Sierra Club, said the argument that nuclear power offsets the sins of coal misstates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/11/22/bus_556610.shtml
Business | Energy and power | Water | Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant
Lobbyists see reform as aid to businesses

...unnecessary regulation on small business," Perdue spokesman Shane Hix said Tuesday. But Neill Herring, a labor and environmental lobbyist, said the concept could undermine protective regulation for consumers, workers and the environment. He said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/04/20/bus_450759.shtml
Business
State ethics reform lives again

...with nonprofit groups including AARP Georgia and the Georgia Council on Substance Abuse. Neill Herring, an environmental lobbyist, said he is concerned that the existing law contains a massive loophole defining who qualifies as a lobbyist...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/31/met_441417.shtml
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Coal mines kick up controversy

...key provision would be the right to public hearings before a quarrying permit is issued. But Tom Degen, an environmental lobbyist, calls it "one of the most lopsided bills I've ever seen as far as giving an interest group whatever they...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/10/25/bus_242802.shtml
Business
Georgia Power has expansion plan

...the Savannah River, estimated at 70 million to 80 million gallons a day, is ill-timed given the drought. Environmental lobbyist Neil Herring said Georgia Power could buy additional capacity from out-of-state power companies at the Plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/02/met_468010.shtml
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