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N.C. Scientists and State Officials at Odds Over Coal Ash Safety

In August, state scientists and agency representatives differed starkly in how they responded to coal ash cleanup in North Carolina.

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Impacted Residents in NC and VA Protest Duke, Dominion Shareholder Meetings

Appalachian Voices joined local residents to protest Duke Energy and Dominion Resources’ annual shareholder meetings, calling on the companies to clean up their coal ash and invest in clear energy alternatives.

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N.C. Coal Ash Cleanup Plans Proposed, Controversy Continues

The N.C. Department of Environmental Quality released its rankings for Duke Energy’s coal ash impoundments on May 18. However, enforcement of regulations and clean-up is still largely up in the air.

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