Blackjewel and Revelation Energy’s July bankruptcy announcement is the latest in a long string of bankruptcies plaguing the coal industry. But this bankruptcy is different, and the troubles it brings could be a sign of more problems to come.
A guide to some of the region’s best boating spots.
Collaborative efforts to bring solar to businesses, homes, schools and an abandoned mine move forward.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice made nearly $2 billion off Appalachia’s coalfields, but his family’s mines owe back taxes in multiple states. They have also accrued hundreds of environmental violations, and many idled mines are still unreclaimed.
In Appalachia and across the country, ratepayers are demanding more clean energy, affordability, choice and transparency from their energy providers. Roanoke Electric Cooperative Roanoke Electric Exemplifies Service to Members A rural North Carolina cooperative responds to member feedback by fostering…
Much of America’s energy system still runs like it did in the early 20th century, but times are changing.
Here, we outline a multitude of gorgeous spots off the beaten path in our national forests.
Buzzing bees, hummingbirds, butterflies and more help keep Appalachia’s flora in bloom.
As fracking and related infrastructure expand, so does the industry’s impacts on local residents.