Is a Fayette Co. Waste Pit Dangerous?, The Future of New Power Plants in W.Va. & More
An update on a Fayette County waste pit, as DEP data suggests that before the pit was shut down, it had been leaking. There’s been much deliberation over the last week regarding new Environmental Protection Agency proposals for regulating coal fired power plant carbon emissions, but, there are also proposals on the table for how to regulate future power plants, and some are asking whether any new ones will be built again in West Virginia. Also, Grow Ohio Valley hopes to widen the local food economy in the Northern Panhandle.