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April 29, 2020
Stopping electricity shutoffs during Covid-19
Power companies have been shutting service off to lower-income households unable to pay their bills due to the pandemic. We’re pushing back.
Historic legislation on energy and climate opens Southwest Virginia for significant potential solar development, but also lacks concrete support for communities impacted by the clean energy transition.
Although the Duke Energy Progress and Duke Energy Carolina rate hearings have been postponed, you can still tell regulators no more rate hikes for dirty energy! Read more about these rate hikes in The Appalachian Voice.