Hurricane Florence

Coal Ash Could Be Spilling Into North Carolina’s Drinking Water

Coal Ash Could Be Spilling Into North Carolina’s Drinking Water

Fears about toxic pollution in the wake of Florence’s floodwaters are already being realised. On Friday, Duke Energy confirmed a possible coal ash spill next door to the Cape Fear River in North Carolina. That river serves as a source of drinking water for residents living downstream in Wilmington.

Hurricane Florence Begins Its Assault On The Carolinas

Hurricane Florence Begins Its Assault On The Carolinas

With an ear-splitting howl and booming surf, Hurricane Florence has arrived. The storm could be a landmark event that breaks rainfall records, leaves waterways flooded for weeks, and reshapes the Carolinas coast for decades.