What Amazon’s expansion means for the Southeast

The intense competition to land Amazon’s second headquarters ended when the company announced on November 13th that it would split its planned of...

SELC op-ed: Dominion desperate to get the pipeline built before the facts catch up with it

The latest report from Dominion estimates building the Atlantic Coast Pipeline will cost $7 billion. Dominion customers will bear the burden of t...

U.S. Forest Service considers rule change to speed up oil, gas drilling on national forests

The U.S. Forest Service has given advance notice that it wants to revise its regulations for oil and gas drilling on national forest land. The pr...

Water quality in Triangle at risk as massive development advances

There are a lot of moving pieces to establishing a 55,000-person development on the outskirts of a town with a current population of 4,000. The T...

Duke Energy confirms groundwater pollution at coal ash sites

Every Duke Energy coal ash site in the Carolinas is polluting groundwater, according to Duke Energy’s own filings. The only sites that are not po...

Coal ash stored near Virginia park linked to health risks

A new report finds that pollution coming from the Chesterfield Power Station may be leading to an increased health risk for some visitors to the...

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