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New Campaign to Bring Clean Energy to Virginia

On Aug. 27, Appalachian Voices and partners in the Wise Energy for Virginia Coalition launched β€œNew Power for the Old Dominion,” a statewide campaign to urge electric providers, energy policy officials and state lawmakers to increase investment in cleaner energy generation in the state.

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Rally to Save Ison Rock

Hundreds of citizens gathered at U.S. Environmental Protection Agency headquarters in Washington, D.C., on Nov. 16 to call on the EPA and White House to block a proposed mountaintop removal permit that would destroy Ison Rock Ridge in Wise County,

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Rallying for Ison Rock Ridge In southwestern Virginia, a mountain known as Ison Rock Ridge β€” along with several headwater streams β€” is slated for destruction to access the coal seams inside it. During October, Appalachian Voices, the Southern Appalachian

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