State seeks public feedback on Duke Energy’s Cape Fear Plant permit

Raleigh, NC

RALEIGH – Officials with the N.C. Division of Water Resources are seeking public feedback on a draft wastewater permit for the Cape Fear Steam Electric Power Plant in Moncure, N.C. The facility discharges treated industrial wastewater and stormwater to the Cape Fear River in Chatham County.

The draft permit and related documents are available online at: Printed copies of the draft permit and related documents may be reviewed at the division’s Raleigh Regional Office. To make an appointment to review the documents, please call 919-791-4200.

Public comments on the draft permit should be mailed to: Wastewater Permitting, Attn: Cape Fear Permit, 1617 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, N.C., 27699-1617. Written comments may also be submitted by email to Please be sure to include “Cape Fear” in the email’s subject line. All comments received by July 31, 2018 will be considered in the final determination regarding permit issuance and permit provisions.


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