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Feds Finalize Two Essential Transmission Rules to Speed Up Renewable Energy Planning

The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) announced today the finalization of two vital transmission rules: the transmission planning rule and the backstop siting rule. These two rules are essential
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Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project Moving Forward On Schedule

Construction of the Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind Project (CVOW) remains on schedule following a routine order from a federal judge requesting supplemental documentation from Dominion Energy.
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Will Biden finally declare a climate emergency? Here’s why he should.

Can you believe it? After years of public pressure, reports say the Biden Administration is considering declaring a climate emergency. But what does that mean, and why is it so
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CCAN Applauds Historic New EPA Standards To Crack Down on Power-Plant Pollutants

CCAN Applauds Historic New EPA Rules to Crack Down on Power-Plant Pollutants As the EPA finalizes new rules to put a stop to harmful fossil-fuel pollutants, climate activists look forward
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Net Zero is Not Impossible

There is a wealth of literature that shows that not only is it technologically feasible to achieve a net zero economy by 2050, but we’ll save a lot of money
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CCAN Joins Call for Gas Utilities to Stop Forcing Ratepayers to Fund Utility Lobbyists

CCAN Joins Call for Gas Utilities to Stop Forcing Ratepayers to Fund Utility Lobbyists
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CCAN Statement on the Francis Scott Key Bridge Disaster

Baltimore, MD – The Chesapeake Climate Action Network mourns the tragic loss of life on March 26 with the collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge. Our hearts go out
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Central Virginia Lawmakers Say Chesterfield Gas Plant Not in Line with State Law

This morning, nine legislators from the central Virginia state delegation issued a statement in opposition to Dominion Energy’s proposed Chesterfield gas plant.
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Climate Advocates Slam Plans for Disastrous Pittsylvania Pipeline Expansion

Climate advocates are calling for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to stop the construction of this expensive and unneeded augmentation to the Transco pipeline.
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Chesterfield Town Hall Hosted by Sen. Hashmi Spotlights Overwhelming Community Opposition to Controversial New Gas Plant

Over 100 Chesterfield residents and regional activists showed up on Sunday at a town hall — led by Virginia State Senator Ghazala Hashmi (D-10)  — to speak out against Dominion
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