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Duke Energy case: US judge blasts North Carolina environmental agency over lax enforcement

Duke Energy case: US judge blasts North Carolina environmental agency over lax enforcement

Agency did not force Duke Energy to clean up toxic groundwater pollution RALEIGH, N.C.¬†–¬†North Carolina’s environmental watchdog agency has not been trying very hard to force Duke Energy to clean up toxic groundwater pollution near a coal-burning power plant where neighbours can’t drink their well water, a federal judge said. U.S. District Judge Loretta Biggs’ […]