2021 has been a consequential year of transition for ABRA

The past year has been an important year of transition for the Allegheny-Blue Ridge Alliance.  Among our accomplishments have been:

  • Transitioning from an organization dedicated to defeating the Atlantic Coast Pipeline to an alliance with the long-term goal of promoting and protecting the ecological integrity of the Central Appalachian Highlands region of Virginia and West Virginia.

Seven years ago this past week . . .

Seven years ago, this past week, landowners and local officials began receiving communications from Dominion Energy announcing its intention to build a natural gas pipeline from West Virginia to North Carolina.  Initially called the Southeast Reliability Project, the project was renamed the Atlantic Coast Pipeline when Dominion formed a joint venture with Duke Energy for the project,