Inside the Growing Appalachian Anti-Pipeline Movement

ByStaff for It's Going Down -

In this episode of the It’s Going Down podcast, we spoke with several people involved at the Three Sisters encampment in Virginia fighting the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, the tree-sit at the Little [...]

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Can’t Enter Some Private Properties

By John Murawski, -

As the Atlantic Coast Pipeline doubles down on slashing trees on hundreds of private properties in North Carolina, a federal judge has taken the unusual step of barring the energy consortium from [...]

Lumbees Tell Their Side In Atlantic Coast Pipeline Documentary

By John Murawski, -

Opponents of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline are deploying an increasingly common weapon in advocacy campaigns: a documentary film. Their 19-minute production, “Robeson Rises,” features Lumbee [...]

NC Governor’s Office Occupied By Atlantic Coast Pipeline Protesters

By Anne Meador, -

Opponents of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline filled North Carolina Governor Roy Cooper’s office Friday and refused to leave until he reverses course on the pipeline. About 25 people began their [...]

Atlantic Coast Pipeline’s Environmental Justice Impact

By Elizabeth Ouzts, -

By Elizabeth Ouzts for Southeast Energy News - On September 15, 1982, high-profile protests over the siting of a toxic waste dump in Afton, North Carolina – an overwhelmingly African American [...]

Atlantic Coast Pipeline Opponents Turn To God To Stop Project

By Martha Quillin, -

By Martha Quillin for The News and Observer - Builders of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline will need to give more information to the N.C. Department of Environmental Quality before the agency [...]

North Carolina Delays Decision On Atlantic Coast Pipeline

By Elizabeth Ouzts, -

By Elizabeth Ouzts for Southeast Energy News - Faced with a Monday deadline and a lopsided number of public comments opposing the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, North Carolina Gov. Roy Cooper’s [...]

Anti-Pipeline Hikers Celebrate End Of Route With Church Service

By Pete DeLuca, -

By Pete DeLuca for NBC 29 - Sunday, anti-pipeline hikers reached the end of the line on their two-week trek following the path of the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline across the Shenandoah Valley [...]

Industry Front Group Pushing Atlantic Coast Pipeline

By Steve Horn, -

By Steve Horn for Desmog Blog - DDC is an Associate Member of Edison Electric Institute (EEI), a lobbying and advocacy wing of the electric utilities industry which has paid DDC over $1.8 million [...]

Opponents Of Atlantic Coast Pipeline: “Nobody Is Saying What’s Happening… -

By Lisa Sorg for NC Policy Watch - This is the first of a two-part story about the potential impacts of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline on people and the environment. The second story, dealing with [...]

Activists Turn FERC Fake ‘Public’ Meetings Into People’s Hearings

By Kevin Zeese, -

By Kevin Zeese for Popular Resistance. FERC scheduled one-on-one isolating and dis empowering listening sessions in doubletree hotel in Fayetteville, home of Fort Bragg a huge military base. So [...]

Opponents Slam Atlantic Coat Pipeline Plans

By Lindell John Kay, -

By Lindell John Kay for Rocky Mountain News. In the same week utility companies selected a project contractor, local residents gathered to oppose the proposed natural gas pipeline that will run [...]