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Behind the scenes of the Combined Cycle Plant

Today WWAY took a behind the scenes tour of the new Sutton Energy Complex which uses natural gas to create the energy we use to power our homes and businesses rather than coal.

NC: Duke Energy coal ash polluting water, fines may follow

Duke Energy is violating state pollution laws because its coal ash pits are polluting nearby waterways, North Carolina environmental regulators said Friday. Fines are being considered.

Behind the scenes look at Sutton coal ash removal

By August of 2019 seven million tons of coal ash will be moved from the basins at the Sutton Plant. Two million tons is heading to Chatham county to be stored.

Coal ash removal at Sutton Plant underway

Crews are working to remove some of the coal ash from Wilmington's Sutton Plant.

Official wanted bigger fine for Duke Energy coal ash issues

An assistant secretary in the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality says he would have levied a heavier fine on Duke Energy than the $25.1 million it was assessed for coal ash violations.

CFPUA set to begin drilling under Cape Fear River

The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority plans to begin drilling under the Cape Fear River Tuesday.

NC high court: Immediate cleanup of coal ash not required

North Carolina's highest court says Duke Energy has years to clean up leaking coal ash dumps as outlined by a new state law and doesn't have to act immediately.

Duke Energy proposes plan to keep coal ash in lined landfill at Sutton Plant

Duke Energy says a proposed plan will keep more than five million tons of coal ash at the Sutton Plant; about two million tons are still planning to be moved out of the area.

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ReOpen NC and some Trump supporters were on one side of Jones Street. Biden supporters and supporters of the Black Lives Matter movement were on the opposite side.

Black Friday sees record online as US shoppers stay home

Consumers spent an estimated $9 billion on U.S. retail websites on Black Friday, according to Adobe Analytics, which tracks online shopping. That was a 22% increase over the previous record of $7.4 billion in 2019. Meanwhile, in-person traffic at U.S. retail stores dropped 52%, according to Sensormatic.

1 dead, 14 injured following shooting at SC nightclub

Authorities responded to 7th Lounge just before 1 a.m. Officials say they found several victims.

Champion Ken Jennings will be first interim ‘Jeopardy!’ host

Jennings begins taping next week and his first episodes will air on the week of Jan. 11.