Researchers at North Carolina A&T have developed a new way to deal with coal ash. The discovery could turn the waste into something useful and economical.
2:21pm Jul 11, 2016Science Science
9:47am Jun 29, 2016Politics & Government Politics & Government
Lawmakers have reached a compromise with Gov. Pat McCrory on how to revise state law requiring cleanups at Duke Energy's North Carolina coal ash sites. The new bill could let Duke leave ash where it is at some plants, instead of removing it.
11:19am May 18, 2016Environment Environment
State environmental officials released proposed risk classifications for coal ash storage ponds Wednesday morning. There are changes from the preliminary classifications.
5:35pm May 13, 2016Environment Environment
New information is coming out involving Duke Energy’s coal ash storage ponds.
One of the state’s top health experts disagrees with a decision to call wells near coal ash dumps safe.
6:08pm Apr 22, 2016Environment Environment
The North Carolina General Assembly opens its short session this week with several environmental bills up for consideration.
3:24pm Apr 07, 2016Environment Environment
Some residents in the Piedmont will get a chance to voice their concerns about coal ash during a public meeting Thursday.
2:04am Mar 24, 2016Environment Environment
Public hearings are taking place across the state for residents that live near Duke Energy’s coal ash pits.
10:44am Mar 18, 2016Politics & Government Politics & Government
The committee created to oversee the shutdown of Duke Energy’s coal ash ponds has been disbanded.
6:54pm Mar 09, 2016Environment Environment
State Health officials are lifting do not drink advisories for hundreds of North Carolinians who use well water and live near Duke Energy’s coal ash ponds. Residents will be notified this week.
7:25pm Jan 11, 2016Environment Environment
Duke Energy has a federal judge’s approval on two of its compliance plans. These plans describe how the company will meet the environmental laws.
6:29pm Jan 05, 2016Environment Environment
The state recently issued a new classification system for coal ash ponds.
9:20am Oct 08, 2015Environment Environment
The president and CEO of Duke Energy expects a challenge to new EPA regulations targeting power plants.