In danger: Cowpasture River, Bath County
Status of Court Challenges to the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (9/12/2019)
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Virginia Governor Ralph Northam issued an Executive Order this week establishing a statewide energy production goal for 30% of the state’s electric system to be powered by renewables by 2030, and 100% of the system resources to come from renewables by 2050.
This is the second in a series of profiles of member groups of the Allegheny-Blue Ridge Alliance.
Highlanders for Responsible Development
Highlanders for Responsible Development (HRD) is a citizens’ group that promotes stewardship of the unspoiled landscape, natural resources and exceptional quality of life of the Allegheny Highlands.
Two new reports released by the Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) conclude that “the role of natural gas as a ‘bridge fuel’ is behind us.” In announcing the reports, RMI states:
The past decade has seen a dramatic reduction in the costs of wind,
This is the first in a series of profiles of member groups of the Allegheny-Blue Ridge Alliance.
Cowpasture River Preservation Association
The Cowpasture River flows through some of western Virginia’s most scenic, rural landscape. Beginning in Highland County,
On September 20, three days before the UN Climate Summit in NYC, young people and adults will strike across the US and world to demand transformative action be taken to address the climate crisis. Scheduled events on the 20th in the greater Allegheny-Blue Ridge region include:
- Charlottesville –
Local & ACP
- – Law 360 – 9/16/19
Regional & MVP
- – Law360 – 9/17/19
Our member group Dominion Pipeline Monitoring Coalition has produced a series of interactive Story Maps that take a deeper look at some of the reasons the ACP and MVP are unacceptable proposals. Click on the map image below to navigate to the full map content.