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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Duke Energy has begun what will be the years-long process of digging up coal ash from its unlined dumps and North Carolina and removing it to safer storage. The company said in a news release issued Thursday that the first tractor-trailer loaded with ash departed its retired Riverbend power plant near Charlotte, bound for a fully lined landfill in Homer, Georgia. read full story

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