coal-fired power plants http://wfae.org en Duke Energy Plant Reports Coal-Ash Spill http://wfae.org/post/duke-energy-plant-reports-coal-ash-spill <p><iframe frameborder="0" height="450" src="https://www.google.com/maps/embed?pb=!1m18!1m12!1m3!1d1642053.7613519235!2d-79.73392195000001!3d36.502572949999994!2m3!1f0!2f0!3f0!3m2!1i1024!2i768!4f13.1!3m3!1m2!1s0x8852c00486e6a8e7%3A0x85f9cbbd201d47d!2sEden%2C+NC!5e0!3m2!1sen!2sus!4v1391537618089" style="border:0" width="600"></iframe></p><p>Duke Energy said Monday that 50,000 to 82,000 tons of coal ash and up to 27 million gallons of water were released from a pond at its retired power plant in Eden into the Dan River, and were still flowing.</p> Tue, 04 Feb 2014 14:45:51 +0000 Bruce Henderson 44332 at http://wfae.org Duke Energy Plant Reports Coal-Ash Spill Duke Energy Closing Two Coal Plants Ahead Of Schedule http://wfae.org/post/duke-energy-closing-two-coal-plants-ahead-schedule <p>Duke Energy is shutting down two coal-fired power plants this spring. The plants are in Rowan and Gaston counties, and they're closing two years ahead of schedule.</p><p> Fri, 01 Feb 2013 19:31:19 +0000 Michael Tomsic 20614 at http://wfae.org Duke Energy Closing Two Coal Plants Ahead Of Schedule