Aug. 28, 2:42 p.m. - State environmental agency details actions on coal ash in letter to citizens group
Aug. 13, 12:04 p.m. - DENR requires Duke Energy to address coal ash issues
July 10 - State issues operating permit for first phase of coal ash landfill in Person County
June 26, 3:45 p.m. - State orders Duke Energy to address final set of pipe systems at coal ash facilities June 18, 11:53 a.m. - State orders utility to address more piping systems at coal ash dams June 16, 2:49 p.m. - State orders Duke Energy to submit repair plans for leaking pipes near coal ash facilities Mar. 28, 3:00 p.m. - State regulators cite Duke Energy for dam deficiencies at Cape Fear plantMar. 25, 3:34 p.m. - Crack in earthen dam at Cape Fear power plant fixed, state reportsMar. 21, 4:41 p.m. - State environmental agency, EPA to pursue joint approach to coal ash clean-upMar. 21, 3:34 p.m. - State environmental agency asks to withdraw from consent order with Duke Energy, maintains lawsuitMar. 21, 2:08 p.m. - DENR approves emergency response plan to address crack in earthen dam at coal ash impoundmentMar. 20, 5:51 p.m. - State regulators responding to report of crack in earthen dam at Duke Energy facility Mar. 20, 1:39 p.m. - DENR taking action against Duke Energy for violations of wastewater permit at Cape Fear plantMar. 18, 3:57 p.m. - Testing of latest water quality samples near coal ash spill similar to earlier resultsMar. 14, 2:26 p.m. - State environmental agency takes action to address deficiencies at three coal ash facilitiesMar. 13, 4:19 p.m. - State environmental agency demands more answers from Duke EnergyMar. 7, 4:01 p.m. - State regulators release water quality test results from additional Dan River spill locationMar. 6, 3:29 p.m. - NCDENR's statement on today's ash pond rulingMar. 6, 2:36 p.m. - DENR cites Duke Energy for dam deficiencies, requests repair scheduleMar. 5, 1:09 p.m. State regulators to request plans, video of pipes at coal ash facilities and announce inspectionsMar. 4, 3:58 p.m. - Dam safety inspection at Cliffside Plant; further monitoring results from the Dan RiverMar. 3, 12:25 p.m. - State issues notices of violation for five more Duke Energy plantsFeb. 28, 4:56 p.m. - State agency issues violation notices, enforcement recommendations to Duke Energy for coal ash spillFeb. 28, 3:38 p.m. - DENR responding to discharge from pipe at Duke Energy power plant in Rutherford CountyFeb. 27, 2:45 p.m. - Latest update on Dan River coal ash spill activitiesFeb. 25, 2:51 p.m. - State environmental agency considers requiring Duke Energy to move coal ash from Dan river siteFeb. 24, 4:23 p.m. - State environmental officials start sampling fish tissue near Dan River coal ash spill siteFeb. 21, 4:13 p.m. - Aluminum and iron still exceed surface water quality standards near coal ash spill siteFeb. 18, 5:06 p.m. - DENR orders Duke Energy to halt discharges from second pipe under coal ash basinFeb. 18, 12:44 p.m. - MEDIA ALERT: State environmental agency to hold briefing for news media Feb. 17, 5:25 p.m. - State environmental agency starts water quality sampling at John H. Kerr ReservoirFeb. 14, 7:20 p.m. - State probing structural integrity of second pipe under Dan River coal ash pond Feb. 13, 4:40 p.m. - State environmental agency investigating wastewater discharge at site of coal ash spillFeb. 12, 4:16 p.m. State releases additional water quality test results from Dan River coal ash spillFeb. 11, 11:43 a.m. - State regulators outline action on coal ash pondsFeb. 9, 2:24 p.m. - State regulators clarify reports on arsenic test results near coal ash spillFeb. 7, 7:38 p.m. - DENR releases remaining test results from water quality sampling near coal ash spillFeb. 6, 6:59 p.m. - State test results of water quality sampling near coal ash spill releasedFeb. 6, 4:41 p.m. - Governor McCrory Directs Duke Energy to Bring Coal Ash Spill Under ControlFeb. 5, 6:23 p.m. - DENR expects water sampling results from river near coal ash spill this weekFeb. 4, 5:53 p.m. - DENR releases initial water test results from Duke Energy coal ash spillFeb. 4, 9:04 a.m. - DENR Secretary Skvarla heading to Eden, as agency staff members work with Duke Energy to control coal ash spillFeb. 3, 5:32 p.m. - DENR staff working with utility at site of Dan River spill in Rockingham County
Feb. 12 Health Advisory
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