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Executive Watch: Wood Pellets Warning

Executive Watch: Wood Pellets Warning The development of North Carolina’s wood pellet fuel industry has been a growing environmental concern in our state — and the executive branch is finally acknowledging the warnings. During Gov. Roy Cooper’s House Natural Resources Committee testimony on climate change last week, a member pressed him to address the state’s… Continue Reading Executive Watch: Wood Pellets Warning

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Climate Change Update: Mr. Cooper Goes to Washington

Climate Change Update: Mr. Cooper Goes to Washington He may be more Andy Griffith than Jimmy Stewart, but last Wednesday, North Carolina’s Mr. Cooper spoke truth to Congress about the dangers climate change is posing to our state. Gov. Cooper told the U.S. House Committee on Natural Resources about the massive damages from three “500-year”… Continue Reading Climate Change Update: Mr. Cooper Goes to Washington

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Around North Carolina: Currituck Ends Solar Moratorium

Around North Carolina: Currituck Ends Solar Moratorium On the topic of clean energy, Currituck County has ended its moratorium on new permits for solar energy facilities. Last week, the Currituck County Board of Commissioners voted 4-3 for a new ordinance regulating the development of new solar farms in the coastal county. The moratorium previously in… Continue Reading Around North Carolina: Currituck Ends Solar Moratorium

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