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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 on their homes. This proposed new

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Protect the Pisgah and Nantahala National Forests

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The US Forest Service (USFS) has plans in place for how they manage every National Forest across the country, and these plans only get revised once every 15-20 years. In North Carolina, the Pisg

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Tell Duke Energy: Be a good neighbor!

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Families living near Duke Energy’s coal ash pits face uncertainty about the safety of these toxic lagoons, especially if they rely on well water in their household. Families near Salisbury

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Fracking rules are wrong for North Carolina

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In 2014, the NC Mining & Energy Commission proposed weak rules establishing a regulatory program for fracking (a controversial form of drilling for natural gas) in North Carolina. In Novembe

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Protect North Carolina's Red Wolf

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The NC Wildlife Resource Commission’s has asked the US Fish and Wildlife Services (USFWS) to declare the red wolf extinct and shut down one of the most successful endangered species reintr

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Tell your legislator: Support solar and renewable energy

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A North Carolina bill (H245) that would boost solar and renewable energy is gaining support from Republicans, Democrats, big businesses, and clean air advocates. H245 would allow renewable-energ

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