Category: Columns

NC Utilities Commission approves partial rate hike, coal ash settlement with Duke Energy

black utility post on grass field

By Johnny Kampis Raleigh, NC – The N.C. Utilities Commission on Friday, April 16, issued an order approving a partial rate increase for Duke Energy Progress and a settlement addressing coal ash cleanup costs.  The amount of the increase will…

Legislative hearing into NCHSAA begins: How did we get here?

Seaforth High School athletic fields (photo by Gene Galin)

By Dallas Woodhouse Raleigh, NC – Leaders of the North Carolina High School Athletics Association (NCHSAA) are scheduled to testify before the newly created, Joint Legislative Commission on Governmental Operations Subcommittee on Interscholastic Athletic an investigative committee formed to examine…