The sludgepond in campbells creek, wv is such a beautiful shithole.
coal worker man feet
New discovery ahoy! Looks like there’s one good thing that coal does for nature after all.
The State of North Carolina is suing Duke Energy, saying the company polluted Mountain Island Lake, which supplies the city of Charlotte with drinking water. Not so, says Duke.
To be continued.
(Image: Bing Maps)
Is coal ash toxic? Well, this coal ash cleanup might not answer that question, but it does raise some other, more complicated ones about who’s in charge of the nation’s hazardous waste sites today.
Photo courtesy of Andre Perez (andrealanperez.com)
Coal ash in McAdoo, PA, a set on Flickr.
Photos taken by citizens, and donated to Coal Ash Chronicles.
All photos are of coal ash — and those involved in the issue — in and around McAdoo, PA.
There are coal ash dumps in this area that accept red coal ash as well as coal ash from other areas, in addition to coal ash from the area coal plant.
Fun times: See if you can spot the Congressman in these photos!
As I watched these beautiful and talented children sing songs imploring the grown-up stewards of their future to bequeath them a livable planet, I was haunted by the devastating reality of the world they will inherit from us.