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Time to act on climate change

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The U.S. Senate may be voting on a bipartisan bill (S761) soon that promotes energy efficiency and

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Promote Solar Energy in North Carolina

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Climate change is becoming less of a debate and unfortunately more of a reality. 2012 is now offic

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Sign our petition: Tell Duke Energy to cut ties with ALEC

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Reports surfaced recently of the American Legislative Exchange Council’s (ALEC) plans to push legislation that penalizes homeowners who install solar panels o

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Tell Senators Hagan and Burr to strengthen the Chemical Safety Improvement Act

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Last year Senator Kay Hagan and Senator Richard Burr co-sponsored a bipartisan bill (the Chemical

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Call for safe storage of North Carolina's toxic coal ash

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Clean water advocates in North Carolina have for years been calling on legislators and Duke Energy to more safely store coal ash waste, the toxic sludge left over f

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NC ratepayers should not be on the hook

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For years, clean water advocates in North Carolina have been calling on legislators and Duke Energy to move our coal ash waste (the toxic sludge left over from burn

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10,000 against fracking in NC

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There are many reasons why hydraulic fracturing (fracking), a controversial practice of drilling for natural gas, is bad for North Carolina. Fracking has been linke

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Reject the Governor's Coal Ash Proposal

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On April 16th, Governor Pat McCrory proposed legislation regarding North Carolina’s toxic coal ash ponds, an urgent issue for the state since the Feb. 2nd spill of 39,000 to

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