Last week’s “Friday the 13th Massacre” decisions by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to approve the Atlantic Coast Pipeline (ACP) and Mountain Valley Pipeline (MCP) have spawned a flurry of analysis and speculation about next steps. Both projects must still receive approvals from other government agencies,
Last Monday’s decision by the Virginia Outdoors Foundation (VOF) to permit the conversion of ten environmental easements it holds on properties along the ACP route and one along the MVP route (reported to ABRA Update readers in a special email Monday night) were a serious disappointment to all who believe in the integrity and importance of the concept of environmental easements.
- – The Wilson Times – 10/17/17
- – The Franklin News-Post – 10/18/17
- – Richmond Times-Dispatch – 10/13/17
- – The Roanoke Times – 10/14/17
- – The Register-Herald – 10/19/17