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Updates from Appalachia


Chattanooga Shows the Southeast How It is Done on Energy Efficiency

Outgoing Mayor Saves Million$ and Creates Jobs by…

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Despite Court Ruling, Obama Administration Can Still Protect Streams from Mountaintop Removal Mining – And Should

Environmental and community advocates got some jarring news…

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Half-Baked Coal Ash Bill: A Dangerous Proposition for Our Air and Water

Air and Water Protections are as American As…

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Taking Another Coal Company to Court Over Clean Water Act Violations

On Monday, Appalachian Voices, Sierra Club, and Southern…

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Court rejects mountaintop removal guidance

The D.C. District Court yesterday said the U.S….

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