- The EPA says it has reached agreement with Duke Energy (DUK) to clean up its mess from the February coal ash spill into the Dan River that coated 70 miles of the waterway in North Carolina and Virginia with toxic sludge.
- The EPA will oversee the cleanup in consultation with federal wildlife officials under provisions in the Superfund law, while DUK will reimburse the U.S. government for its oversight costs, including those incurred in the emergency response to the spill.
- The agreement does not mention any fines imposed against DUK.
From other sites
Video at CNBC.com (May 14, 2015)
at CNBC.com (Jan 2, 2015)
at CNBC.com (Nov 13, 2014)
at CNBC.com (Nov 10, 2014)
at CNBC.com (Nov 5, 2014)
ETF Screener: Search and filter by asset class, strategy, theme, performance, yield, and much more
ETF Performance: View ETF performance across key asset classes and investing themes
ETF Investing Guide: Learn how to build and manage a well-diversified, low cost ETF portfolio
ETF Selector: An explanation of how to select and use ETFs