Some North Carolina residents are upset with the way state environmental officials conducted a meeting on coal ash ponds at two Duke Energy plants.
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1:41pm Apr 17, 2018Economy Economy Environment
North Carolina's highest court is considering whether a clean-energy advocacy group illegally sold solar power to one church to undercut the monopoly power of the state's electric utilities.
2:19pm Apr 10, 2018Environment Environment
State environmental regulators are gathering comments on a proposed air quality permit that would let Duke Energy reprocess and recycle coal ash stored at the Buck plant in Salisbury, North Carolin
11:02am Mar 06, 2018News News
North Carolina regulators are considering raising electricity rates on an additional 2 million Duke Energy customers by more than 11 percent.
3:13pm Jan 29, 2018Courts Courts Environment
Some residents living near Duke Energy’s unlined coal ash ponds have reached a settlement with the company. But, the case leaves open legal protections for young family members.
3:22pm Jan 26, 2018Economy Economy Environment
A large natural gas project has just passed another regulatory milepost in North Carolina.
8:30am Jan 25, 2018Environment Environment
State regulators got an earful from residents who say they don’t want to pay for costs associated with coal ash cleanup across the state.
5:00am Jan 24, 2018Environment Environment
North Carolina residents will get their say on Duke Energy’s request to raise electricity rates to help pay for coal ash cleanup. A public hearing is scheduled Wednesday night in Greensboro.
4:31pm Dec 05, 2017News News
Duke Energy customers may have had personal information exposed in a potential data breach that could affect over 370,000 customers, predominantly in the western Carolinas.
4:27pm Nov 27, 2017Environment Environment
Charging North Carolina consumers the full, multibillion-dollar cost of cleaning up coal ash dumps is comparable to tire stores charging customers an extra fee to dispose of an old set of wheels, a
3:51pm Nov 20, 2017Business Business Environment
The nation's largest electric company agreed Monday to seek a smaller rate increase on more than a million North Carolina customers, with a smaller potential profit margin, but still wants nearly $
8:57am Nov 02, 2017Environment Environment Health & Safety
What if a dam holding back coal ash burst at one of Duke Energy's coal plants in the Carolinas or Midwest?