Tag: Duke Energy Coal Ash Spill

Toxicity found in well water near Duke coal ash dumps

Toxicity found in well water near Duke coal ash dumps

Residents near Duke coal ash dumps told not to drink well water North Carolina officials are advising dozens of residents near Duke Energy coal ash dumps not to drink or cook with water from their wells after tests showed contamination with toxic heavy metals. The state Department of Environment and Natural Resources said Tuesday that […]

Duke Energy sentencing delay for coal ash crimes

Duke Energy sentencing delay for coal ash crimes

Duke Energy¬†says US military bases could lose power without waiver Duke Energy received a delay Tuesday in pleading guilty to environmental crimes by raising the spectre that bureaucratic red tape could result in power being cut to military bases across North Carolina. U.S. District Judge Malcolm Howard approved a one-month delay in Duke’s plea and […]