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Last coal delivery made to Duke Energy’s power plant in south Asheville

Last coal delivery made to Duke Energy’s power plant in south Asheville

Duke Energy is closing down the Lake Julian plant and transitioning to a one fueled with natural gas.

by July 17, 2019 0 comments Asheville News
Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Archetype Brewing to open downtown Asheville outpost

Ashvegas Hot Sheet: Archetype Brewing to open downtown Asheville outpost

Also, a new blow out and beauty bar is coming to the South Slope, and more.

by February 14, 2019 1 comment Asheville News
It’s lights out for coal in Asheville as Duke Energy announces natural gas power plant

It’s lights out for coal in Asheville as Duke Energy announces natural gas power plant

The new natural gas power plant, which will include a solar energy farm, should be open by 2020, Duke officials said Tuesday.

by May 19, 2015 11 comments Asheville News
Air pollution permit for Duke Energy’s coal power plant in Asheville up for renewal Wednesday

Air pollution permit for Duke Energy’s coal power plant in Asheville up for renewal Wednesday

The permit will be discussed at a 6 p.m. meeting Wednesday at Erwin High School’s auditorium.

by April 27, 2015 1 comment Asheville News

PHOTOS: Ian Somerhalder of ‘Vampire Diaries’ in Asheville

Photo set from a couple weeks back, when TV star Ian Somerhalder made an appearance at an Asheville Beyond Coal rally in Pack Square Park.

by September 5, 2013 3 comments Celebrities in Asheville
‘Lost,’ ‘Vampire Diaries’ star coming to Asheville for environmental rally on Aug. 24

‘Lost,’ ‘Vampire Diaries’ star coming to Asheville for environmental rally on Aug. 24

Iam Somerhalder will be one of the featured speakers at the Beyond Coal rally in Pack Square Park.

by August 11, 2013 1 comment Celebrities in Asheville

Greenpeace activists protest at Asheville coal-fired power plant

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by February 13, 2012 3 comments Asheville News