The group also created a second list of plants that release large amounts of metals into the air. The TVA Paradise plant was named on that list, behind the JH Campbell plant in Ottawa, Mich., and the Laramie River Station in Platte, Wyo.
Ilan Levin, an attorney with the Environmental Integrity Project, said in a statement Thursday that progress on installing pollution controls at coal-fired power plants around the nation has been uneven.
"The dirtiest plants continue to churn out thousands of pounds of toxins that can be hazardous to human health even in small concentrations," Levin said.
Read the report at www.environmentalintegrity.org