Categories & Tags: cancer cluster

N.C. produces flawed study to dismiss cancer-cluster fears near Duke Energy coal plants   |   May 5, 2016
The spill of tens of thousands of tons of coal ash into the Dan River from an impoundment at a Duke Energy power plant in North Carolina back in February 2014 triggered a long-...

 

Is a Duke Energy power plant making nearby residents sick?   |   May 1, 2014
This week an environmental advocacy group released a short video that raises questions about whether a Duke Energy power plant and coal ash disposal site in rural North Carolina...

 

Energy Watch: Public health authorities consider link between coal combustion waste, rare cancer cluster   |   October 30, 2008
As someone who's been reporting on the public health problems associated with poorly regulated coal combustion waste dumping for some time now, I'm heartened to see that...