Westinghouse Electric Co. will lay off 116 workers at its nuclear operations south of Charlotte in Rock Hill, S.C., effective Aug. 31. Westinghouse was the principal contractor on the V.C. Summer Nuclear Station expansion project in Jenkinsville, S.C., and the company filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in March. Construction on the plant has subsequently […]
Raleigh Durham International Airport will purchase four electric buses to ferry passengers between terminals and park-and-ride lots, beginning in the spring of 2019. The airport will fund the $3.4 million project, which includes installing charging stations, with the help of a $1.6 million grant from the Federal Aviation Administration for zero emission vehicles. The 40-passenger […]
The Cape Hatteras Electric Cooperative on Thursday estimated it would only take one to two more days to restore full power to two islands in the Outer Banks.
The electric company working to restore power to two Outer Banks islands tightened the estimate to 3-5 days, which includes time required to test all the new and repaired equipment.