Appalachian Voices

A sharp decline

The coal economy is in a nosedive, leaving communities with even less money to deal with decades of damage to people's health and the environment.

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Duke's 'Net-Zero' Plan a Sham

The energy giant's recent climate report falls short in actually addressing the climate crisis.


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A new look for The Appalachian Voice

We are publishing The Voice online-only for the time being. Read our latest stories!

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About Appalachian Voices

Appalachian Voices has been the region's grassroots advocate for healthy communities and environmental protection for over 20 years, and a leading force in Appalachia's shift from fossil fuels to clean energy and a just future.

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COVID-19 Response

Our staff continue to work from home and conduct nearly all of our functions online, including community outreach. We are also working to stop utility shutoffs for low-income residents in North Carolina, Virignia and Tennessee. Read more