Coal ash slurry pours into the first of two settling ponds adjacent to the Riverbend Steam Station on Mountain Island Lake. Duke Energy disposes tons of coal ash from its power plants.
Coal ash slurry pours into the first of two settling ponds adjacent to the Riverbend Steam Station on Mountain Island Lake. Duke Energy disposes tons of coal ash from its power plants. JEFF WILLHELM Staff Photographer
Coal ash slurry pours into the first of two settling ponds adjacent to the Riverbend Steam Station on Mountain Island Lake. Duke Energy disposes tons of coal ash from its power plants. JEFF WILLHELM Staff Photographer

NC coal ash posturing won’t bring needed cleanup

June 07, 2016 6:51 PM