Thousands of Tons of Coal Ash Spill into N. Carolina River

Duke Energy waited 24 hours before warning the public of this deadly health hazard.


Duke Energy Spills Thousands Of Tons Of Coal Ash Into North Carolina River (via Desmogblog)

Residents in the city of Eden, North Carolina are currently in danger of having their drinking water destroyed thanks to Duke Energy.  The coal giant has reported a coal ash spill in the Dan River with as much as 82,000 tons of the toxic pollutant…


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