March 5, 2009 | Mark Paradies

TVA Still Performing Root Cause Analysis of Fly Ash Spill

The Knoxville News-Sentinel reported that the investigation into the root cause of the retention pond failure and spill of a large quantity of fly ash. The article quoted TVA spokesperson Gil Francis as saying:

“We can’t make any root cause assumptions at this point.”

No matter what the report says, the practice of storing wet fly ash is probably over,

See the story for more info.

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