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Diaries published: 44 (1804 days since last diary on Fri May 28, 2010 at 08:33 AM PDT)

Comments posted: 223 (1804 days since last comment on Fri May 28, 2010 at 08:33 AM PDT)

Diary frequency: often

Comment frequency: often

Total Recommends: 2592

Total Comment Ratings: 2392

Most Recommended Diary: Startling revelations on Three Mile Island & nuclear power, 1129 comments, 618 recommends

People Following Sue Sturgis: 12

Sue Sturgis's Most Recent Diaries:

Disaster has pushed Washington to call for new standards for handling waste from coal-fired power plants. It's invited citizens to weigh in, but will their voices carry above lobbyists ...
by Sue Sturgis
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri May 28, 2010 at 08:33 AM PDT with 11 Recommends
Coal ash isn't just dumped; it's increasingly being recycled into building materials and other uses. But in states like North Carolina, the failure to adequately regulate one so-called "...
by Sue Sturgis
Comment Count 7 comments on Thu May 27, 2010 at 10:13 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
After years of inaction, federal officials are mulling new regulations to confront the growing problem of coal ash. But energy companies have fought off regulation before, and they're ...
by Sue Sturgis
Comment Count 4 comments on Wed May 26, 2010 at 09:50 AM PDT with 8 Recommends
In December 2008, one of the largest environmental disasters in U.S. history unfolded at the TVA's Kingston coal plant when a massive coal ash holding pond burst. A year and a half later, ...
by Sue Sturgis
Comment Count 3 comments on Tue May 25, 2010 at 08:48 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
Coal ash is one of the country's biggest waste streams and is full of toxic substances, yet it remains virtually unregulated. Can Washington overcome the fierce opposition of energy ...
by Sue Sturgis
Comment Count 7 comments on Mon May 24, 2010 at 09:18 AM PDT with 19 Recommends
The U.S. Senate passed a jobs bill yesterday that aims to tackle unemployment by providing tax incentives to businesses ...
by Sue Sturgis
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Mar 18, 2010 at 07:54 AM PDT with 13 Recommends

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