by Samantha Page Jun 5, 2015
North Carolina is contemplating a freeze on its renewable energy mandate -- but even Duke Energy, the state's biggest utility, says it didn't ask for this bill.
by Ari Phillips May 14, 2015
The fine is a result of the utility company's years of dumping coal waste into North Carolina’s rivers.
by Samantha Page May 1, 2015
Solar advocates are still planning to rally on Monday for more access to residential solar.
by Emily Atkin Apr 23, 2015
Sherry Gobble has been wary of drinking the tap water in her neighborhood for more than a year. On Monday, her fears were confirmed.
by Samantha Page Mar 11, 2015
North Carolina's environmental agency has issued the largest fine in its history to Duke Energy for coal ash contamination.
by Katie Valentine Feb 23, 2015
Duke is charged with nine counts of misdemeanors under the Clean Water Act. Duke isn't challenging the case -- instead, it has already worked out a proposed plea bargain with the federal government.
by Emily Atkin Jan 21, 2015
When Sherry Gobble gets anxiety, she's generally not thinking about work or money. She's thinking about her tap water.
by Emily Atkin Dec 5, 2014
"The whole bank was just bleeding this thick orange gooey stuff," Harrison said.
by Emily Atkin Nov 20, 2014
"Since I've lived here, we have seen so many people diagnosed, watched so many people die," Sherry Gobble said. "Something has to be done."
by Ari Phillips Sep 15, 2014
The $500 million worth of purchases announced on Monday will total 278 megawatts of solar power.