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Updates from Appalachia


Massey Energy company paying for its polluting practices

Under the agreement with the EPA, Massey Energy…

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Both major Democratic candidates for NC Governor have come out against Cliffside plant

Duke Energy plans to build the 800-megawatt coal-fired…

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Coal on the Run: 59 Coal Plants Defeated!

Grassroots pressure by citizen groups and activists across…

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“Turn Out the Lights” Sunday, January 20th

In an attempt to send Duke Energy the…

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59 coal-fired power plants cancelled or shelved in 2007

Some good news about how coal industry is…

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