The Week in Pictures: TVA Ash Spill Anniversary and More

Emma Grady

Emma Grady
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December 24, 2009

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One Year Later, TVA Coal Ash Spill Problems Still Far From Over

A year ago, a massive coal ash spill took place in Tennessee. About 5.4 million cubic yards of ash ended up in a river and covering the private property of local citizens. The EPA this week called the spill at TVA's Kingston plant "one of the worst environmental disasters of its kind in history."

Read the full story: One Year Later, TVA Coal Ash Spill Problems Still Far From Over

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