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Updates from Appalachia


Winston-Salem Journal Series Highlights Belews Creek Coal Plant Pollution Concerns

Over the past three weeks, the Winston-Salem Journal…

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The Clock is Ticking on Coal Ash: EPA Given 60 Days to Set Deadline on Regulation of Toxic Coal Waste

After years of delays and setbacks, the clock…

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More clean energy and less coal ash waste ahead for Asheville

Asheville, N.C., harbors a lively community that has…

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Appalachian Coal Losing Another Customer: Eastern Kentucky as a Case Study

The Tennessee Valley Authority’s Paradise Fossil Plant sits…

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A Giving of Thanks for Wendell Berry

Image screen capture from Moyers and Company I…

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