Episode #53: HEAL’s Victories! Clean Air, Coal & Coal Ash

Matt flies solo and dives deep on three recent HEAL Utah victories, offering some context and detail to explain the significance of each. First, he talks about Navitus, a proposed waste-to-energy facility that Sandy City officials are now backing away from. Second, he describes the collapse of the Oakland coal terminal …

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BLOG: That Time 250 Coal Miners Crashed a Hearing

Ever spend weeks carefully planning something and then have 250 unexpected guests show up – and then do exactly the opposite of what you’d hoped? Me neither. Until last Tuesday. You may recall our emails and calls urging our supporters to attend a key public hearing on Jan. 26 at …

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Episode #20: Dr. Brian Moench, Utah Physicians for a Healthy Environment

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Brian talks about how UPHE came to be and what the early days of clean air activism in Utah were like. We also chat about new research on air pollution and heart attacks and the Uintah Basin miscarriage crisis. If you’re a podcast listener, here’s the link to the iTunes feed …

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Episode #15: Steve Bloch, Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance

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SUWA’s legal director demystifies the “R.S. 2477” issue, a legal battle that will help determine the future of many of Utah’s most beautiful wild places. After you listen, click here for more information. If you’re a podcast listener, here’s the link to the iTunes feed for the HEAL Utah Podcast. If …

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Episode #8: Rural Utah: Why Is it Struggling?

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Matt goes solo on this week’s show. He expounds upon a terrific Sunday story in the Salt Lake Tribune about Escalante, exploring the critical question: Is it fair to blame rural Utah’s struggles on federal policies which ban or limit fossil fuel extraction? Click here for the Trib story.

You have until Aug. 25 to take a stand for ‪#‎cleanenergy‬ before it’s too late. Let Rocky Mountain Power and officials know that you’d like more solar and wind power: Make your voice heard – click here to weigh in!


If you’re a podcast listener, here’s the link to the iTunes feed for the HEAL Utah Podcast. If you use an Android app or another non iTunes method, paste this link —http://www.healutah.org/feed/podcast — into whatever app you use.

Episode #4: Matt Talks to the Legislature

In the fourth episode of our podcast, we share with you a recording of Matt’s defense of the Clean Power Plan recorded live at a hearing at the State Legislature last month. In addition, Matt chats about a few news items: fossil fuel subsidies (see here and here) and Rocky Mountain Power’s new renewable energy program (more here.)


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