Environmental and civil rights groups say they’ll sue Duke Energy for violating parts of the Clean Water Act
5:19pm Oct 03, 2017Environment Environment
5:40pm Sep 22, 2017Environment Environment
Duke Energy says it will release previously withheld information about emergency action plans for its coal ash storage sites.
5:12pm Sep 20, 2017Environment Environment
Environmental groups are accusing Duke Energy of withholding safety information about coal ash sites from the public.
3:51pm Sep 19, 2017Courts Courts
A divided North Carolina appeals court says a clean-energy advocacy group can't install solar panels on a church roof and charge for the electricity generated.
9:25am Aug 24, 2017Environment Environment Health & Safety
Neighbors with contaminated wells near Duke Energy's North Carolina coal ash ponds are suing to halt Duke's demand that they sign away future legal claims in exchange for compensation.
3:26pm Jul 13, 2017Environment Environment
The nation's largest electric company wants regulators in North Carolina to force consumers to pay nearly $200 million a year to clean up the toxic byproducts of burning coal to generate power.
8:34am Jul 13, 2017Environment Environment
Duke Energy continues to clean up potentially toxic coal ash sites across North Carolina. But even more of the waste is on its way.
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.
10:43am Jul 03, 2017Environment Environment
An Ohio court has ruled that Duke Energy can charge its Midwestern customers for pollution cleanup costs.
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
3:39pm Jun 06, 2017Environment Environment Politics & Government
Conservative lawmakers on Tuesday moved to extend the growth of renewable energy in North Carolina, just days after President Donald Trump said the U.S.
5:36pm Jun 02, 2017Environment Environment
The next phase of cleanup at the former Dan River Steam Station is moving forward