Wastewater

1,000 gallons of wastewater leaked into marsh
The spokesperson for Brunswick County says there has been a discharge of 1,000 gallons of untreated wastewater into a salt marsh. Thu, 02/26/2015 - 3:24pm
Feds override NC on draining coal ash dumps
Federal environmental officials spurred North Carolina regulators to reverse course on a policy allowing Duke Energy to drain massive amounts of polluted wastewater from its coal ash dumps directly into the state's rivers and lakes. Sat, 10/04/2014 - 1:51am
3.5m gallons of sewage in Haw River in Burlington
Officials say 3.5 million gallons of wastewater has spilled into the Haw River after a break in a line at a treatment plant in Burlington. Fri, 01/31/2014 - 2:15pm
Sewer system overflow leaks into Greenfield Lake
Approximately 1,000 gallons of diluted wastewater overflowed into Greenfield Lake Saturday. Mon, 02/25/2013 - 1:19pm
Energy exploration bill returns to NC Senate panel
Supporters of a bill to allow permits for underground natural gas exploration in North Carolina say the legislation would cause energy companies to consider drilling in the state. Thu, 02/21/2013 - 1:02pm
Wastewater overflows at CFPUA plant; sludge reaches Cape Fear River
The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority has stopped a sanitary sewer overflow that started at a wastewater treatment plan on River Road Sunday. Mon, 01/28/2013 - 1:42am