In this Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, photo, heavy equipment is in use while coal ash cleanup is underway at the Dan River Steam Station in Eden, N.C. Duke Energy Corp. is digging up and hauling away the toxic coal residues two years after one of the worst coal-ash spills in U.S. history.
In this Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, photo, heavy equipment is in use while coal ash cleanup is underway at the Dan River Steam Station in Eden, N.C. Duke Energy Corp. is digging up and hauling away the toxic coal residues two years after one of the worst coal-ash spills in U.S. history. Gerry Broome AP
In this Thursday, Jan. 14, 2016, photo, heavy equipment is in use while coal ash cleanup is underway at the Dan River Steam Station in Eden, N.C. Duke Energy Corp. is digging up and hauling away the toxic coal residues two years after one of the worst coal-ash spills in U.S. history. Gerry Broome AP
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