From the legal to the regulatory, April has had its fair share of coal ash updates affecting both Allen (Lake Wylie) and Marshall (Lake Norman). More action items loom on the … [Read more...] about April Packed With Coal Ash News, Significant Decisions
In 2015, the federal government released Coal Combustion Residuals (CCR) rules. With some overlap and some differences from individual state coal ash rules, Duke Energy and all … [Read more...] about What’s the deal with radioactivity in groundwater near coal ash basins?
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 2, 2018Groundwater Monitoring Reveals Widespread Radioactivity at Duke Energy Coal PlantsData show high levels of radioactivity at 11 of 18 … [Read more...] about Groundwater Monitoring at Marshall (Lake Norman) & Other Duke Energy Coal Plants Reveals Widespread Radioactivity
The Catawba Riverkeeper Foundation (CRF) has commented on two coal ash discharge proposals opened for 30-day public comment periods in January.CRF worked with the Southern … [Read more...] about Draft Consent Order, Marshall Discharge Permit Comments Submitted by Catawba Riverkeeper
In 2017, Catawba Riverkeeper flew over the basin 18 times in partnership with SouthWings and their volunteer pilots. The results?More than 100 suspected waste … [Read more...] about Flyover Patrols Led to More Than 100 Pollution Reports in 2017