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How Raleigh plans to use funding for climate change education

Raleigh recently won a federal grant to help protect communities most vulnerable to the impacts of climate change, including flood damage and heat-related illness.

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With N.C. efficiency codes frozen, advocates eye other opportunities

With a statewide building code overhaul off the table until 2031, efficiency advocates look to federal tax credits and utility incentives to advance building efficiency in North Carolina.

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Why Outer Banks houses at risk of collapse bought by government

The National Park Service spent more than $700,000 to buy two homes in Rodanthe, N.C. at risk of falling into the sea – as some have in recent years due to erosion. The homes will be torn down and turned into public beach access.
rodanthe beach erosion

Why Outer Banks houses at risk of collapse bought by government

The National Park Service spent more than $700,000 to buy two homes in Rodanthe, N.C. at risk of falling into the sea – as some have in recent years due to erosion. The homes will be torn down and turned into public beach access.
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Garbage in, toxics out: They promised “advanced recycling” for plastics and delivered toxic waste

A North Carolina facility’s record of violations undercuts the dream of plastics recycling.
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Climate change adds month to Triad's allergy season

Winters are warming faster than any other season in the Triad and in North Carolina as a whole. One of the most-obvious consequences of that trend has been the absence of snow.

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Climate change adds month to Triad's allergy season

Winters are warming faster than any other season in the Triad and in North Carolina as a whole. One of the most-obvious consequences of that trend has been the absence of snow.

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