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Dec. 29, 10AM – 2PM   EJ Network Quarterly Meeting hosted by Concerned Citizens of Northampton County. Lunch will be served so please email Belinda ( to RSVP. Cool Spring Comm. Center, 120 Cherry St., Gaston

Save the Date! Jan. 11, Raleigh, 1– 5PM  Rally/Lobby Day for a Cleaner Energy NC. Sponsored by Triangle People Power. Focus will be on resisting the ACP and Clean Path 2025 Act.

Ongoing — Help Robie and Dwayne Goins fight the ACP! Consider donating to the Goins’ legal battle against the proposed fracked gas pipeline in their town of Prospect, NC. For more info, visit their GoFundMe

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Coal Ash News

Clean Water for NC compiles coal ash news from NC and beyond in a weekly news digest called the “AshUpdates.” To subscribe, click here!

AshUpdates Archive!

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