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5:04 am on Thursday December 20, 2012

Environmental groups file suit against Santee Cooper (Update: lawsuit a go, plants to close by year end)

Flickr User: inneedofhelp08 update at the bottom First Report 6/7/12: State-owned Santee Cooper is facing a law suit over discharges of toxic arsenic which environmental groups say is draining into the Waccamaw River in Conway.  The lawsuit comes in...
10:18 am on Monday October 5, 2009

More concern that arsenic is leaking into water supply from coal-power waste

Image by Flickr user xjyxjy Image by 20091005-coal.jpg Consultants have discovered high levels of arsenic in the ground just outside the boundary of a coal ash waste pond at a power plant near Columbia. The State has the scoop on what's going on....