Clean energy advocates warned that the proposal could still resurface as an attachment to other legislation.
Meanwhile, a bill that would fine drivers for blocking charging stations advances in the House.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has nominated three new people to join the state’s utility regulatory board, a move that could fundamentally reshape the commission that oversees Duke Energy and enforces the state’s renewable energy laws.
North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper has a chance to fundamentally reshape the state’s utility board with a series of appointments in the coming days.
Critics are worried about the number of charging stations Duke Energy would own and operate under its proposal.