Governor Pat McCrory's sweetheart deal goes bust.
Nearly 5 million tons of exposed toxic ash vulnerable to tornado strike
Every year power plants generate 140 million tons of coal ash, enough to fill a train stretching from the North Pole to the South Pole.
West Virginia Congressman Is Following ALEC's Lead In Trying To Keep Feds From Regulating Toxic Coal Ash
Coal ash, the residue left by coal-powered power plants, is some nasty stuff. Thank God we have ALEC trying to prevent the feds from regulating it: At least 49 coal-fired power plants have acknowledged that one or more of their ash ponds or