The University of Delaware announced on Thursday, 7/10 that they had terminated their 75 year lease with The Data Centers LLC, the company that wanted to build a 279MW power plant and data center on UD's STAR Campus in downtown Newark.
"We support the right to a clean and healthful environment for all people"
Check out this great timeline of the STAR Campus & Data Centers LLC power plant project from
Join the UD Students of Sociology 471: Disasters, Vulnerability and Development for a screening of their documentary films which ask and attempt to answer questions like "How do environmental hazards generate social vulnerabilities?"
The screenings are free and open to the public! Our own Delaware Sierrans Kristina Lynn and Stephanie Herron were interviewed for one of the films about their experiences with environmental risks experienced relating to the Delaware City Refining Co. chemical complex.
The Inland Bays Foundation and Protecting Our Indian River have appealed the DNREC Brownfield redevelopment agreement for the former Vlasic Pickle Plant in Millsboro, DE. Their Environmental Appeals Board hearing will be on May 13 at the DNREC Richardson & Robbins Building auditorium, 89 Kings Hwy Dover, begining at 9am.
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