65.2 F
Wilmington
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Tags Power

Tag: Power

Feds to pay South Carolina $600M in plutonium removal deal

Officials with the U.S. Department of Energy and South Carolina have inked a $600 million settlement over the storage of plutonium at a former nuclear weapons plant in the state, which officials called the largest single legal deal in state history.

Power restored to nearly 50,000 customers in Brunswick County

Power is currently being restored to the nearly 50,000 people who lost power in Brunswick County, according to an outage map.

Dozens without power after truck hits lines near Southport

Power was knocked out early Tuesday morning for dozens of residents near Southport.

Study: Fireflies are facing extinction

The pinpricks of bioluminescence that fill the summer’s night may soon be snuffed out forever, a new study contends.

Power issue forces early dismissal at Bolivia Elementary

An elementary school is releasing students early Monday due to a power issue, according to Brunswick County Schools.

Lt. Gov. Forest wants FBI to examine Cooper role in pipeline

Republican Lt. Gov. Dan Forest wants the FBI to get more answers about a natural-gas pipeline permit and special fund that’s already put Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper and his administration under the legislature’s microscope.

Investigators question NC governor’s pipeline fund actions

North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper appears to have “improperly used the authority and influence of his office” to pressure natural gas pipeline builders to agree to a $57.8 million mitigation fund under his control, private investigators reported Wednesday.

SC nuclear reactor shut down over small coolant system leak

A South Carolina energy company has shut down one of its nuclear reactors after officials discovered a small leak in the coolant system.

Duke Energy upgrades transmission tower over Cape Fear River

Duke Energy is upgrading its transmission towers in the Cape Fear River and Friday they began the final leg of the project.

Most Read

Mom to Mom: How to make spider sandwiches

Halloween is just a couple days away and if you are looking for something unique treat to give your kids for lunch we might have just the trick.

Satellite photos show construction at Iran nuclear site

Since August, the satellite photos show Iran has built a new or regraded road to the south of Natanz toward what analysts believe is a former firing range for security forces at the enrichment facility.

Jon Stewart will be back in the host’s chair for Apple TV+

The Apple TV+ streaming service says Stewart will host an hour-long current affairs series exploring topics of national interest as well as his advocacy work. 

Fitting finale: Dodgers win title, Turner tests positive

Commissioner Rob Manfred confirmed Turner’s positive test moments after presenting the championship trophy to Los Angeles.