Appalachian Voices is involved in numerous campaigns to protect the air, water, land and communities of the Appalachian mountains.

Photo of mountaintop removal mining by Kent Mason
Mountaintop Removal

Thirty years of satellite imaging show how mountaintop removal coal mining is moving ever closer to people’s homes.


Coal Ash

From community organizing to water testing to policy advocacy, we are working to force Duke Energy and government officials to address the coal ash crisis in N.C.


New Economy

Forging partnerships with people of diverse interests to work toward our common goal of reviving the region’s economic well-being.


Energy Savings

Driving the movement to ensure low-income citizens have access to affordable energy efficiency home-improvements.


Photo by Sierra Shamer / FracTracker
Fracking and Pipelines

“Clean” natural gas is a myth, and proposals to build huge pipelines here pose one of the greatest environmental threats in our region today.