Ky. and Ind. are among the top 10 most toxic states for plant emissions

Ky. and Ind. are among the top 10 most toxic states for plant emissions

The LG&E power plant on Cane Run Road.

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by WHAS11

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Posted on July 20, 2011 at 5:38 PM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 20 at 5:42 PM

(WHAS11)- Kentucky and Indiana are both named among the top 10 toxic states when it comes to power plant emissions.
 
Ohio tops the list, but Kentucky is number four and Indiana number 6.
 
The study by the Natural Resources Defense Council ranked the states by air pollution from coal and oil fired power plants.
 
The report calls power plants the single largest industrial source of toxic air pollution in 28 states.
 

Click here to read the full NRDC report.

 

 

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