Press

This page contains media links related to the Cumberland Park Project. 
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Coal ash storage a New River worry – Mike Gangloff, The Roanoke Times (4/12/14)

Of FOIA and Coal Ash – Beth Wellington (7/12/12) 

Lynchburg officials talk about freedom of information at open government coalition – Alicia Petska, The News & Advance (11/30/12)

Disposal of Fly-ash Concerns Giles Co. Citizens – Jo Smith, WVVA.com (7/23/10) 

Group calls for Giles supervisor's resignation: But Howard Spencer maintains that projects such as the coal ash site provide "opportunities" for residents.
– Tim Thornton, The Roanoke Times (2/28/09) 

Citizens ask courts to investigate fly ash project for New River – Appalachian Voice

Bad News for Giles County – The Roanoke Times (February 8, 2008)

Fly Ash is a Raw Deal for Giles County – The Roanoke Times (February 10, 2008)

Fly ash dirties Giles Schools – The Roanoke Times (February 3, 2008)

Bill would give communities a voice in fly ash debate – The Roanoke Times (January 29, 2008)

Questions Surround Giles Partnership -The Roanoke Times (January 29, 2008)

Coal Ash Removal Costs $46,000 – Pittsburgh Tribune (April 27, 2005)

Cancer: Coal's Hidden Cost – Earth Justice (March 6, 2007)

EPA Document Shows Cancer Risk From Coal Ash – Environmental News Service (March 7, 2007)

Fly Ash Could Cause Health Risk – News Herald (April 9, 2007)

Coal Ash Contamination Pollutes Groundwater, Increases Cancer Risks – Earth Justice (Sept. 4, 2007)

Pennsylvania Groundwater Contaminated By Coal Ash – Environment News Service (Sept. 18, 2007)

Debate over fly ash use heats up in Giles – The Roanoke Times (Oct. 2, 2007)

The Giles County fly ash proposal stinks – The Roanoke Times (Oct. 17, 2007)

Waste Coal – Waste Dirtier Than Coal – Energy Justice (Oct. 29, 2007)

Fill Project Near Narrows in Giles County – Virginia DEQ (Oct. 30, 2007)

Experts Say Coal Ash Won't Hurt – The Roanoke Times (Nov. 10, 2007)

Coal Ash Is More Radioactive than Nuclear Waste! – Scientific American (Dec. 13, 2007)

Coal's Other Mess: The Solid Waste – Summit Daily News (Jan. 2, 2008)

 

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