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Contact: Rick Abasta
Communications Director
Office of the Navajo Nation President and Vice President
Phone: 928-871-7000
Email: rickyabasta@navajo-nsn.gov

For Immediate Release 
July 28, 2014

Navajo Nation to receive $1 billion settlement from Tronox bankruptcy case

WINDOW ROCK, Ariz. — Today, the U.S. Department of Justice announced the court decision for Tronox Inc. v. Anadarko Petroleum Corp.

According to the settlement, Anadarko Petroleum and former parent Kerr-McGee Corp., have agreed to pay $5.15 billion for abandoned uranium mine cleanup in the northern and eastern agencies of the Navajo Nation.

Contact: Jared King
Communications Director
Navajo Nation Washington Office
Cell 202-200-0625

For Immediate Release

President Shelly Completes Tour of Carbon Capture, Sequestration at Alabama Power Plant

BUCKS, Ala.—Concluding a tour of how clean coal technology is being developed by Southern Company, Navajo President Ben Shelly spent the day at Alabama Power’s Barry Plant, just north of Mobile, to see how post-combustion carbon-capture works at a coal-fire electricity generating plant.

Contact: Erny Zah

Director of Communications

Office of the President and Vice President

Cell: (928) 380-0771

navajonationpress@navajo-nsn.gov

For Immediate Release

April 16, 2013

Contact: Jared King
Communications Director
Navajo Nation Washington Office
Cell 202.200.0625

For Immediate Release

Navajo President Ben Shelly Disappointed by U.S. EPA’s Proposed Rulemaking for Navajo Generating Station

WASHINGTON–Navajo Nation President Ben Shelly said the recently released proposed rule for Navajo Generating Station (NGS) to install high cost emissions reduction technology was a disappointment for the Navajo Nation.

Contact: Jared King
Navajo Nation Washington Office
T 202.682.7390
C 202.200.0625
jking@nnwo.org
www.nnwo.org

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