News | December 11, 2012

SELC and Partners Launch New Website Highlighting Southeast’s Toxic Coal Ash

SELC and partners Southern Alliance for Clean Energy, Appalachian Voices, and NC Conservation Network have launched the first-ever comprehensive online tool that allows Southerners to find specific information about coal ash impoundments near them. The site,, includes information on the health threats associated with this toxic waste from coal-fired power plants, safety ratings of the coal ash impoundments, and how citizens can advocate for strong federal safeguards.

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