This 2009 aerial photo of the Kentucky Utilities E.W. Brown Power Generating Station near Burgin in Mercer County showed a coal ash retaining pond on the left.
This 2009 aerial photo of the Kentucky Utilities E.W. Brown Power Generating Station near Burgin in Mercer County showed a coal ash retaining pond on the left. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com
This 2009 aerial photo of the Kentucky Utilities E.W. Brown Power Generating Station near Burgin in Mercer County showed a coal ash retaining pond on the left. Charles Bertram cbertram@herald-leader.com

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