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NC RIVER TURNS TO GRAY SLUDGE AFTER COAL ASH SPILL

Canoe guide Brian Williams dipped his paddle downstream from where thousands of tons of coal ash has been spewing for days into the Dan River, ...

Officials investigate coal ash spill in Eden

State and federal environmental officials on Tuesday continued their investigations of a spill of coal ash into theDan Riverin Rockingham County.

Broken pipe spills coal ash in Dan River

A stormwater pipe broke Sunday afternoon at the closed Dan Steam Station in Eden, N.C., releasing coal ash basin water and coal ash into the ...

Study: electric drive vehicles have little impact on US pollutant emissions

Umaine offshore wind project gains key approval.

Maine utility regulators gave initial approval to the University of Maine and its partner companies' proposal to build two wind turbines off the coast of ...

Carbon dioxide pollution in US rose 2 percent in 2013, report says

After several years of shrinking pollution, carbon dioxide emissions in the U.S. climbed 2 percent last year due to a slight bump in coal consumption, ...

Alternative energy powered cars on a roll at CES

EPA moves to cut woodstove pollution

The smell of wood smoke wafting on a cold winter's night may be a hallmark of life in many states, but the federal government says ...

Lawmakers to lay groundwork for repeal of NC's renewables law.

After failing to repeal the state's renewable energy standard in 2013, legislators are looking at commissioning a study with the long-term aim of building a ...

Bitter cold has me thanking Duke for its coal, nuclear power

How many solar panels would this country have needed to supply enough power to heat the homes and businesses during this polar vortex? Thanks Duke ...