ICYMI: Video about new coal ash law, action since 2013 on cleanup

Tuesday, July 19, 2016 - 12:00 am

In this video, Secretary Donald R. van der Vaart of the state environmental departments explains how the new coal ash law sets deadlines for providing well owners with water connections, requires dam repairs, and mandates the recycling of coal ash. Assistant Secretary Tom Reeder describes decades of neglect on coal ash and the action that has been taken since 2013.

You can watch video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-BsbsVxWkP4&feature=youtu.be

You can read the new coal ash law here: http://ncleg.net/Sessions/2015/Bills/House/PDF/H630v5.pdf