Environmental activists want more testing and accountability following coal ash breaches at two Duke Energy sites during Hurricane Florence.
The tiny hamlet of Stoneville is the latest community to pass a resolution opposing a Mountain Valley Pipeline extension.
State investigators arrived on the scene over the weekend and plan to release testing results later this week.
When Alamance County passed a resolution last week against a proposal to expand the Mountain Valley Pipeline into north central North Carolina, it became the first county in the state to formally voice opposition to an interstate gas pipeline.
According to a recent presentation to a statewide energy policy panel, the Tar Heel state lags behind 31 others in fulfilling its potential for energy efficiency.