N Carolina environment agency worked with Duke Energy on coal ash spills

Associated Press: Internal emails between staff at North Carolina’s environmental agency show state regulators were coordinating with Duke Energy before intervening in efforts by citizens groups trying to sue the company over pollution leeching from its coal ash dumps. The emails were provided on Thursday to the Associated Press by the Southern Environmental Law Center, which had filed notice in January 2012 of its intent to sue Duke under the Clean Water Act. Within days, the emails show a Duke lobbyist contacted......

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