Duke Energy engineers and contractors survey the site of a coal ash spill at the Dan River Power Plant in Eden, N.C. as state and federal environmental officials continued their investigations of the spill into the river. A legislative oversight committee has called for officials from the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources to appear at a hearing on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 to talk about the spill. North Carolina lawmakers State Senate Rules Chairman Tom Apodaca and House Environment Committee Vice-Chairman Chuck McGrady say they will co-sponsor a bill seeking the removal of coal ash dumps like the one that ruptured Feb. 2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File)
Duke Energy engineers and contractors survey the site of a coal ash spill at the Dan River Power Plant in Eden, N.C. as state and federal environmental officials continued their investigations of the spill into the river. A legislative oversight committee has called for officials from the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources to appear at a hearing on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 to talk about the spill. North Carolina lawmakers State Senate Rules Chairman Tom Apodaca and House Environment Committee Vice-Chairman Chuck McGrady say they will co-sponsor a bill seeking the removal of coal ash dumps like the one that ruptured Feb. 2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File) Gerry Broome AP file photo
Duke Energy engineers and contractors survey the site of a coal ash spill at the Dan River Power Plant in Eden, N.C. as state and federal environmental officials continued their investigations of the spill into the river. A legislative oversight committee has called for officials from the N.C. Department of Environment and Natural Resources to appear at a hearing on Monday, Feb. 17, 2014 to talk about the spill. North Carolina lawmakers State Senate Rules Chairman Tom Apodaca and House Environment Committee Vice-Chairman Chuck McGrady say they will co-sponsor a bill seeking the removal of coal ash dumps like the one that ruptured Feb. 2. (AP Photo/Gerry Broome, File) Gerry Broome AP file photo

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