Clean Water for NC compiles coal ash news from NC & beyond in a weekly news digest called the “AshUpdates.”

NEW! - Duke Energy Funnels $$ to Influence NC Primary
May 1, 2020

SCOTUS Ruling: Victory for Clean Water!
Apr. 24, 2020

EPA weakens air & water protections from coal utilities
Apr. 17, 2020

Tell EPA, NO Coal Ash Rollbacks!
Apr. 10, 2020

Virtual hearings for EPA Coal Ash Rollbacks!
Apr. 3, 2020

EPA to look away as industries pollute
Mar. 27, 2020

Duke rate hikes on hold, in-person meetings canceled
Mar. 19, 2020

Utilities, stop dumping ash on communities!
Mar. 12, 2020

NC listening to the voice of the people?
Feb. 27, 2020

Residents, students for clean energy future!
Feb. 20, 2020

Duke customers, speak now or pay later
Feb. 14, 2020

States are moving BEYOND federal protection
Feb. 7, 2020

NC Utilities Commission hears public outcry!
Jan. 31, 2020

Public hearings are upon us! Be counted!
Jan. 23, 2020

Duke wants residents to pay for its coal ash mistakes
Jan. 15, 2020

Duke settles! Full excavation for NC!
Jan. 3, 2020

Victory for Chatham & Lee coal ash communities!
Dec. 20, 2019

Utilities use power to bribe or bully
Dec. 12, 2019

Take action! Duke Energy hearings approaching!
Dec. 5, 2019

Duke loses another round in appeal against DEQ
Nov. 21, 2019

As always, Duke profits while residents pay the high cost
Nov. 14, 2019

Fed rollbacks + NC ratepayers win one battle, fight another
Nov. 7, 2019

Duke Energy losing appeal against DEQ
Oct. 31, 2019

Lead Isotopes point to coal ash pollution
Oct. 24, 2019

Duke still fighting coal ash cleanup in court!
Oct. 17, 2019

EPA hears nationwide criticism for rollbacks!
Oct. 10, 2019

Lax EPA coal ash rules under fire!
Oct. 3, 2019

Critics: EPA’s coal ash plan lets polluters of the hook
Sept. 27, 2019

Duke to accelerate coal plant closures
Sept. 19, 2019

Hurricane Recovery, Coal Ash Concerns
Sept. 12, 2019

Carolinas brace for Dorian, threats to hazardous sites
Sept. 5, 2019

More delays on rate-making bill, TVA workers demand help!
Aug. 30, 2019

Rate-making bill stalled, coal ash workers ask for help
Aug. 23, 2019

NC joins 29 states suing EPA over clean air rollbacks!
Aug. 15, 2019

Coal ash closure meetings Jan 10-29!
January 4, 2019

Coal Ash Violations in 22 States
December 21, 2018

Contaminated groundwater in all coal ash states!
December 13, 2018

Trump EPA to Weaken Coal Plant Emissions
December 7, 2018

Comment deadline! Speak out!
February 14, 2019

TVA to pass legal costs onto ratepayers!
February 8, 2019

Investors take action on coal ash!
November 29, 2018

The only two ash pits found to be compliant with federal rules in the Carolinas have been fully excavated!
November 21, 2018

DEQ : 7 Big NC Coal Ash Sites To Be Considered for Capping—No Hearings??
November 15, 2018

Verdict! Despite missing evidence, Kingston workers get a shot at justice!
November 8, 2018

Hidden Dangers of Coal Ash Exposed!
October 31, 2018

40 Tons of Coal Ash near High School; Hurricane Climate Lessons
October 24, 2018

Kingston Coal Ash Clean Up Workers Sick, Dying, Lied to
October 18, 2018

CCR Rule Comments due Oct 15! 2nd hurricane threatens water quality
October 11, 2018

CCR Rules deadline Oct. 15! More Florence aftermath
October 4, 2018

Final CCR Hearing Tonight!
September 27, 2018 (mini edition)

Ash Released, Dams Breached by Flood; CCR Hearings!
September 24, 2018

Coal Ash and Hog Waste Could be Released by Florence!
September 12, 2018

Speak Up for More Protective Coal Ash Rules
August 30, 2018

Eco-Justice tour features coal ash!
August 15, 2018

EPA to Gouge Coal Ash Rules; Part of Buck Plant Imploded
August 2, 2018

AG Appeals Coal Ash Ruling; EPA Coal Ash Rollbacks
July 27, 2018