Monday 27 May 2019
An oil sheen that coated 8 miles of the Potomac River at its peak and killed 21 birds has been linked to a coolant leak at a Dominion Virginia Power facility, officials said on Friday. The sheen appeared as the snow that had blanketed the Washington, DC,…
Potomac Riverkeeper Dean Naujoks said his group has received conflicting information from Dominion and DEQ officials about the draining of untreated coal-ash water into Quantico Creek, and wants an EPA investigation into a possible violation of the federal Clean Water Act. “We are demanding an EPA investigation,”…
Send a letter to Virginia's Attorney General asking for the revocation of Dominion's Possum Point coal ash permit and an EPA investigation into the May 2015 27.5 million gallon secret discharge into Quantico Creek. (3/14/2016 update) WAMU88.5FM News breaks a story on the relationship between DEQ and Dominion: "Activists are…
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