Energy
Gas could hit $4 a gallon by Memorial Day
Submitted by WWAY on Mon, 03/03/2008 - 9:38am.

By late winter drivers typically get a break from rising gas prices before the summer's busy driving season. But if trends continue, costs could reach beyond $4 a gallon by Memorial Day.

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Gas prices to skyrocket this spring
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/19/2008 - 5:23pm.

If you're looking forward to spring, the government has news that may make you wish winter would stick around.

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Gov. Easley to announce energy initiative at forum
Submitted by WWAY on Tue, 02/12/2008 - 8:50am.

Gov. Mike Easley will announce what his office calls a major energy initiative at the Emerging Issues Forum in Raleigh.

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Going Green in the Port City
Submitted by on Sun, 02/10/2008 - 5:47pm.

videoIt seems more and more people are going green, but one Wilmington family has taken it to a whole new level and they want others to do the same.

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Neighbors oppose plan to build 3 wind turbines in coastal N.C.
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 02/07/2008 - 11:05am.

A couple that wants to build three electricity-generating wind turbines in rural North Carolina is facing opposition from neighbors.

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Drought could force nuclear-plant shutdowns
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 01/23/2008 - 2:07pm.

Utility officials say nuclear reactors in the Southeast could be forced to temporarily shut down this year because of the drought.

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NC gas tax reaches maximum level
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 01/03/2008 - 10:47am.

North Carolina's gas tax has moved to the highest level allowed under state law.

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First North Carolina ethanol plant breaks ground
Submitted by WWAY on Wed, 12/05/2007 - 3:21pm.

A Cary-based company has broken ground on the state's first ethanol plant.

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Gas over $3 per gallon, oil companies post huge profits
Submitted by WWAY on Thu, 11/15/2007 - 5:24pm.

The average American is now paying more than $3 a gallon at the pump. At the same time, big oil companies are posting huge profits this quarter.

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Heating system check good idea for homeowners
Submitted by on Thu, 11/08/2007 - 5:25pm.

videoNow that you've got the heat turned on in your home you may be thinking about how to keep your gas or electric bills from skyrocketing.

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