Duke Energy continues to clean up potentially toxic coal ash sites across North Carolina. But even more of the waste is on its way.
8:34am Jul 13, 2017Environment Environment
4:17pm Jul 07, 2017Environment Environment
Duke Energy will soon have another place to dispose of its coal ash. Environmental regulators have approved plans for a new lined landfill in Wilmington.
3:04pm Jun 14, 2017Economy Economy Environment Politics & Government
Dozens of insurance companies say they're not obligated to help pay for Duke Energy Corp.'s multi-billion dollar coal ash cleanup because the nation's largest electric company long knew about but d
5:36pm Jun 02, 2017Environment Environment
The next phase of cleanup at the former Dan River Steam Station is moving forward
8:57am Apr 27, 2017Economy Economy
President Donald Trump wants to revive the coal industry and bring back coal jobs. But big coal buyers like Duke Energy are moving in the opposite direction.
11:47am Apr 26, 2017Daily News Daily News
The Radio Television Digital News Association has announced the winners of the 2017 regional Edward R. Murrow Award. WFDD received honors in four categories.
2:34pm Mar 29, 2017Environment Environment News
Duke Energy is suing 30 insurance companies over who should pay to clean up toxic coal ash at its coal-fired power plants in North Carolina.
2:40pm Feb 20, 2017Economy Economy
Duke Energy this summer will ask North Carolina regulators to raise the rates consumers pay on their electricity bills for the first time in four years.
6:45pm Nov 14, 2016Environment Environment
Officials with the North Carolina Department of Environmental Quality are weighing proposals from Duke Energy on how the waste from coal ash pits will be removed.
7:36pm Oct 25, 2016
A new study has found surprising information about the source of a toxin contaminating well water throughout North Carolina, and this particular substance isn’t coming from coal ash ponds.
4:22pm Oct 06, 2016Environment Environment
Environmental groups hope a recent legal victory against Duke Energy will encourage faster removal of coal ash at dump sites across the state. The company will soon begin cleaning up millions of to
12:13pm Aug 05, 2016Politics & Government Politics & Government
There are plenty of questions swirling after testimony emerged this week from a state toxicologist who disagreed with how the state handled water safety in 2015.