We detail the 550 mile tri-state Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Supporters say the natural gas project will bring jobs to the “Tar Heel State.” Opponents worry about decreased property values and the environment. We talk about the pipeline’s proposed path and hear how it may impact eastern North Carolina.
The largest solar farm east of the Mississippi will break ground soon in northeastern North Carolina. This week on the Down East Journal, we explore the Capital Partners Solar Project, which will provide power to universities in Washington DC. And, the statewide Juneteenth tour, showcasing North Carolina’s copy of the 13th amendment takes place at Tryon Palace this Saturday. Those stories and more, Friday at noon on all of the PRE stations. And, Saturday at noon on News and Ideas.