by Ari Phillips Posted on 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 Posted on May 1, 2015
Solar advocates are still planning to rally on Monday for more access to residential solar.
by Emily Atkin Posted on April 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 Posted on March 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 Posted on February 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 Posted on January 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 Posted on December 5, 2014
"The whole bank was just bleeding this thick orange gooey stuff," Harrison said.
by Emily Atkin Posted on November 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 Posted on September 15, 2014
The $500 million worth of purchases announced on Monday will total 278 megawatts of solar power.
by Jeff Spross Posted on August 20, 2014
Officials shut down 15 miles of the river and closed intake valves to prevent the fuel from entering drinking water supplies.