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Duke Energy Seeks To Keep Records From Regulators

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Worried about getting a fair shake from investigators, Duke Energy is asking a judge to shield its records from North Carolina regulators and environmental groups while a federal criminal probe is […]

03/30/2014

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Lawyer Hired By NC In Spill Probe Represented Duke

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The lawyer hired to represent North Carolina’s environmental agency during a federal investigation into its regulation of Duke Energy’s coal ash dumps once represented the utility company in a different criminal […]

03/24/2014

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Regulators Say Duke Pumped Coal Ash Into NC River

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators say Duke Energy illegally pumped 61 million gallons of contaminated water from a coal ash pit into the Cape Fear River, marking the eighth time in less than […]

03/21/2014

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Group Wants To Intervene In NC Coal Ash Case

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — An environmental law group is filing a motion to intervene in a case involving a Duke Energy coal ash pit that was the source of a massive spill that coated 70 […]

03/20/2014

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Federal Grand Jury Looks Into Duke Energy Spill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A federal grand jury is convening Tuesday as part of a widening criminal investigation triggered by the massive Duke Energy coal ash spill that coated 70 miles of the Dan River […]

03/18/2014

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Emails Show Close Ties Between Duke And State Regulators

Internal emails suggest staff at state’s environmental watchdog was coordinating policy and legal strategy with Duke Energy attorneys.

03/14/2014

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Judge: Duke Must Clean Up Groundwater At Ash Dumps

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy must take immediate action to eliminate sources of groundwater contamination at its coal ash dumps, a judge said Thursday in a ruling that came from a complaint filed before […]

03/07/2014

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NC NAACP Leader: Coal Ash Spill Is Disaster, Sin

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Standing across the street from the governor’s home on Ash Wednesday, the head of North Carolina’s NAACP told protesters that the Duke Energy coal ash spill that coated 70 miles of […]

03/06/2014

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NC Cites 5 Duke Energy Plants For Lacking Permits

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators have cited five more Duke Energy power plants for lacking required storm water permits after a massive spill at one of the company’s coal ash dumps coated 70 […]

03/04/2014

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Violations Issued Against Duke For Coal Ash Spill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina regulators issued notice to Duke Energy on Friday that the company will be cited for violating environmental standards in connection with a massive coal ash spill that coated 70 […]

02/28/2014

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