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Coal Ash Contaminates Groundwater and Drinking Water Sites in 21 States, Study Finds

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The EPA must do a better job of regulating the waste and protecting the nation’s water supply.

Photo Slideshow: A Desperate Clinch — Coal Production Across America

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A look at the places and faces affected by coal production in the United States.

Thermal Power Stations Need Makeover

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Utilities feel pressure from more users and less water.

Infographic: Coal and Water – A Resource Mismatch

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The contest between coal-fired energy production and water demand is a mismatch.

A Desperate Clinch: Coal Production Confronts Water Scarcity

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In contest with coal, water takes a beating.

Where Energy Development Puts Rivers at Risk

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American Rivers’ annual tally of threatened rivers highlights effects of drilling for natural gas.

Taking the Pulse of Global Freshwater Issues

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Circle of Blue on what’s happening and what will happen in the water world in 2010.

Video: Toxic Coal Ash Town in Indiana

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A small Indiana town is slated for cleanup as an EPA Alternative Superfund Site.

Q&A: Jennifer Turner on Water Challenges for Growing China

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"China is a very energy hungry country, so it’s not surprising that they are damming the rivers."

Rainy Tennessee Copes with Valley of Ashes

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What happens when the earth gives way? Residents and authorities…

Georgia's Citizenry Reacts to Nuclear Power Proposal

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Without sufficient nuclear power, dirty and expensive coal might be the only alternative.

Race to the Finish: Coal Run Receives Water, City and County Plan to Appeal

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Coal Run, a community denied water on allegedly racial grounds, can now turn on the tap at will.