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A Year After Hurricane Florence, Coal Ash Is Still a Huge Concern For North Carolina

On Sept. 21, 2018, the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality documented light gray material flowing out of a flooded coal ash dump toward the Cape Fear River at Duke Energy’s L.V. Sutton Power Station near Wilmington, North Carolina.Photo: APHurricane Florence made landfall in North Carolina a year ago today. And while its winds were… Continue reading