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Advocates: Climate change, pollution imperil Cape Fear

Advocates: Climate change, pollution imperil Cape Fear

The Cape Fear River supplies drinking water to tens of thousands of state residents. It's also an ecosystem under pressure.
Chemours claims PFAS chemical GenX protects the climate

Chemours claims PFAS chemical GenX protects the climate

The DuPont spinoff claims that the transition away from fossil fuels depends on its cancer-causing PFAS chemical GenX.
In fight against PFAS, some say Trump’s EPA fell short

In fight against PFAS, some say Trump’s EPA fell short

Environmentalists dispute glowing 11th hour statements from Trump’s Environmental Protection Agency on successes in fight against PFAS.
Researcher weighs in on coal ash rule redo
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Researcher weighs in on coal ash rule redo

Duke University researcher Avner Vengosh says the Trump administration's proposed rewrite of coal ash disposal rules shifts the burden from utilities to the public.
Flooding: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill
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Flooding: Dam breach at Duke plant; coal ash could spill

Florence's floodwaters breached a dam holding back a large reservoir at a Wilmington power plant Friday, and coal ash from an adjacent dump could be flowing into the Cape Fear River.

Florence has made Wilmington, N.C., an island cut off from the rest of the world

Florence has made Wilmington, N.C., an island cut off from the rest of the world

There are no roadways open to the city, the airports and port are closed.
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