Interbasin Transfer?

Interbasin Transfer?

Area citizens representing “Preserve our North Carolina Lakes Community” are holding an emergency meeting at the Vance Co. Commissioner’s Room, 122 Young St., Henderson, NC on Thursday, April 23 at 6:00 pm to discuss actions to be taken to stop local...

Resolution: Dan River Coal Ash Cleanup Must Continue

1) WHEREAS, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) on July 18, 2014, decided to permit Duke Energy to arbitrarily abort its cleanup of the Dan River and instead to merely monitor the approximately 94% of the coal ash remaining in the Dan River and affected parts;...
A Stakeholders’ Collaborative Coal Ash Cleanup Model

A Stakeholders’ Collaborative Coal Ash Cleanup Model

Statement 1: “The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency signed an enforceable agreement with Duke Energy Carolinas, LLC (Duke) to perform a comprehensive assessment, determine the location of coal ash deposits and to remove deposits along the Dan River as deemed appropriate by EPA in consultation with the US Fish and Wildlife Service as a result of the coal ash spill that occurred at the Dan River Steam Station on February 2, 2014.”