Tennessee Activists Use Kayaks in Demand to Move Beyond Coal
Sierra Club Compass
AUGUST 7, 2013
In conjunction with the Sierra Club's release of a major report on Big Coal's water pollution last week , Tennessee activists -- using the opportunity to highlight the pollution from coal plants operated by the Tennessee Valley Authority -- took to the kayaks, floating on the Cumberland River in downtown Nashville and McKellar Lake in Memphis with signs that read, "Let's move TVA beyond coal." " Tennessee's eight coal plants are among hundreds in the U.S.