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February 18, 2015 8:54 AM

Criminal charges in spills to cost Duke Energy $100 million

Duke Energy is expected to be charged within days with multiple misdemeanor violations of the Clean Water Act, sources said. Duke would pay a $100 million fine to resolve a grand jury probe following its 2014 coal ash spill into the Dan River.

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