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NC wind farm a go

North Carolina’s first large-scale wind farm is fully operational despite efforts by some of the state’s most powerful politicians to shut down the $400 million project as a possible national security threat. Avangrid Renewables said Thursday its 104 wind turbines ...

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More clients coming to Carolinas

United Van Lines moves a lot of people from here to there, and there to here. In fact, it’s the nation’s biggest moving company. Since 1977, United has done an annual survey that scores the popular places to move to, ...

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Taking the wind out of security

RALEIGH (AP) North Carolina legislators want the incoming Trump administration to shut down a nearly complete, $400 million wind farm they believe poses a national security threat because it’s too close to a long-distance surveillance radar installation. Ten legislators, including ...

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A bright idea

A Charlotte landfill closed for nearly 50 years will soon finally find new life as a solar farm. Charlotte City Council has approved a lease on 22 acres on the old landfill site just north of uptown. The site has ...

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