Monthly Archives: December 2010

Code Orange Bad Air Alert for Thursday, December 30, 2010


We don’t get as many bad air alerts in Winter. But they do happen and this is one. Generally, ozone doesn’t get into the warning levels in cold weather because the chemical reactions in the atmosphere that produce it slow at winter temperatures.

But, particle pollution cares less about the weather. It will be high on Thursday and may threaten your health. Continue reading

GreenDel Alert 698: Are you ready to be "decoupled?"

Final Deliberations” on “decoupling” are scheduled before the Delaware Utility Service Commission at 10:00 am on December 21, 2010.
Read what Rep. Kowalko has to say

If you are concerned, here’s who to contact:

Your state Senator and Representative:  Contact information

The Utility Service Commission: 302.736.7500,

Governor Markell: 302.577.3210,

The “Public Advocate:” 302.577.5077,

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