Chemours
4 weeks ago
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Chemours: Permit suspension, revocation ‘unwarranted’

A day after the state announced plans to revoke Chemours' permit to discharge process wastewater from its Fayetteville Works plant, the company says it disagrees with the move.
Pollution
2 months ago
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Study: Pollution kills 9 million a year, costs $4.6 trillion

Environmental pollution — from filthy air to contaminated water — is killing more people every year than all war and violence in the world. More than smoking, hunger or natural disasters. More than AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria combined.
2 months ago
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Speakers discuss to drill or not to drill

To drill or not to drill? That was the question at the center of a discussion Tuesday night at the Wilson Center in downtown Wilmington.
2 months ago
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Changes to vehicle inspections in Brunswick County still need EPA approval

It will take some more time before drivers in Brunswick County might save time and money on their vehicle inspections.
Scott Pruitt (Photo: Gage Skidmore / CC BY-SA 2.0)
2 months ago
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Trump administration to terminate Obama’s climate plan

The head of the Environmental Protection Agency said Monday that he will sign a new rule overriding the Clean Power Plan, an Obama-era effort to limit carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants.
3 months ago
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Climate change panel hosted at UNCW

UNCW Environmental Concerns Organization (ECO) and North Carolina Climate Solutions Coalition (NCCSC) are hosting a conference to discuss economic and environmental impacts of and solutions for climate change to our area.
CFPUA
3 months ago
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CFPUA representatives to speak to House committee Thursday

Mike Brown, Chairman of the Board, and Frank Styers, Chief Operating Officer, will give a presentation to the House Select Committee on North Carolina River Quality in Raleigh.
Dylan McNamara UNCW
3 months ago
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UNCW professor awarded $1.5M grant to research the future of coastal communities

The grant will allow a team of researchers to investigate ways public policies will affect both economic decisions and the coastal environment.
3 months ago
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Officials invite open discussion on Kerr-McGee Superfund Site during upcoming meeting

Federal and state officials along with Multistate Trust representatives will hold a public availability session and public meeting about the Kerr-McGee Chemical Corporation Superfund Site in Navassa next week.
North Carolina map on NC Seal
4 months ago
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NC senators respond to Cooper administration’s GenX funding request

A group of Republican state senators today responded to a request from the Cooper administration for more money for two state agencies in the wake of the GenX investigation.