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Published on December 23rd, 2008 | by Timothy B. Hurst


Tennessee Coal Slurry Retention Pond Disaster [video]

Earlier today, Taylor Shelton, our resident expert on the politics of coal reported on the devastating coal slurry impoundment disaster in Tennessee. Well, apparently the story isn’t getting much play in the mainstream media. This video should help:


Hat tip to Chloe White of the News Sentinel and to moutainjustice on YouTube

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is the founder of ecopolitology and the executive editor at LiveOAK Media, a media network about the politics of energy and the environment, green business, cleantech, and green living. When not reading, writing, thinking or talking about environmental politics with anyone who will listen, Tim spends his time skiing in Colorado's high country, hiking with his dog, and getting dirty in his vegetable garden.

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