Further natural gas extraction in Appalachia is unlikely to be profitable as the US energy system undergoes rapid decarbonization, according to a report from the Ohio River Valley Institute (ORVI), an independent think tank located in Johnstown, PA.
Virginia Governor Ralph Northam has signed into law a bill that would direct a study of gold mining in the Commonwealth. The issue arose last year when ABRA member Friends of Buckingham became aware that a Canadian mining company was considering the establishment of an open pit mine in Buckingham County to access a gold seam that extends all the way to Northern Virginia.
- – E&E Greenwire – 1/4/21
- – The Guardian – 1/7/20
- – Greentech Media – 12/17/20
A new study from Oil Change International (OCI) reveals that several major U.S. banks have substantially increased their investment in the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP).
“New Money Behind the Mountain Valley Pipeline,” released by on November 12,
- – The Roanoke Times – 11/1/20
- – The Roanoke Times – 10/8/20
- – Virginia Department of Environmental Quality – 10/16/20
- – Clean Technica – 10/3/20