All assets associated with the tag: Southern Environmental Law Center
Tuesday, May 4, 2021 -- The question is whether we - the world, the nation and North Carolina - will get real about fighting climate change. In North Carolina, environmentalists want Gov. Roy Cooper to join Virginia and 10 other states to our north in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI, like "Reggie").
Sunday, Jan. 12,2020 -- The heroes are the residents of North Carolina's coal ash communities. They were willing to stand up to institutions of great power, to go to court and testify, to keep up the fight for almost a decade, and insist that their clean water be protected in ways it had never been protected before. At a time when great cynicism is often justified, we should celebrate when democracy works. This time, it did.
Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020 -- Capitol Broadcasting Company's editorial cartoonist.
Environmental groups have turned to a New Hanover County court to force state regulators to completely shut down the emissions of GenX and other unregulated compounds from the Chemours plant south of Fayetteville.
Tyler Dukes, WRAL public records reporter
Frustrated with state regulators, Cape Fear River Watch and the SELC take on Chemours.
Travis Fain, WRAL statehouse reporter