Residents still balk, but leases for wind turbines off Carolinas could come in 2016

...allowing wind turbines offshore of the Carolinas are expected to be let next year although...Those attending the hearing Thursday in Carolinas Shores were still worried about the impacts...already is a wind energy industry on the Carolinas coast. Fifteen months ago, Clemson...

Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the Carolinas

...officials kept a watchful eye and at least one graduation ceremony was forced indoors as Tropical Storm Ana plodded toward the Carolinas on Saturday in an early heaping of rough weather weeks ahead of the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season.The...

Report: Wind means more jobs, more energy for Carolinas

...and more jobs can be generated in the Carolinas by harnessing offshore wind than by drilling...opposes offshore drilling, said the Carolinas have the largest offshore wind resources...energy will create 82,000 jobs in the Carolinas while oil drilling would create only...

People moving to Carolinas, data shows

ST. LOUIS - The annual study of moving trends by the nation's largest moving company shows that Oregon and the Carolinas are seeing more people move in, while people are leaving the Northeast. United Van Lines released details of its 38th annual...

Steven Fisk outlasts Jake Carter in playoff to win Carolinas-Georgia Junior Championship

...clinching putt.Steven Fisk made a 6-footer for par on the first playoff hole to beat Aiken's Jake Carter and win the Carolinas-Georgia Junior Championship on Monday at Mount Vintage Plantation Golf Club in Edgefield County, S.C.For the second...

2 graduate Leadership Energy Carolinas class

The Carolinas' Nuclear Cluster recently graduated...employees from its Leadership Energy Carolinas class of 2010. The program is a personal...leaders of the nuclear industry in the Carolinas. Adrian Mendez-Torres and Don Bickley...

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Fran Batters Carolinas with 115 Mph Winds

...BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Hurricane Fran began battering the Carolinas with 115 mph winds and even higher gusts Thursday, bending...Thousands of people took refuge in hundreds of shelters in the Carolinas. Back in Calabash, Thomas Wynn's neighbors heeded the...

Solid recovery seen for Carolinas tourism in '11

...expected to continue its solid improvement this year in the Carolinas, where it means almost $39 billion to the two states' economies...although officials don't expect it to affect tourism.AAA Carolinas has said gas will likely be more than $3 a gallon for most...

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Coast Guard says oil unlikely to reach Carolinas

...in the Gulf of Mexico could make it to the beaches of the Carolinas and it would likely be weeks from now if it did, emergency...oil around the Florida peninsula and then north toward the Carolinas."What we're hearing from the Coast Guard is that there...

Fran Batters Carolinas with 115 Mph Winds

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) - Hurricane Fran came ashore at Cape Fear, N.C., on Thursday, battering the Carolinas with 115 mph winds, ripping apart trees and blowing rain sideways as thousands of people scrambled for safety. The last-minute...