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Raising our voices for cleaner air

Together with our allies across the country, we’ve delivered more than 800,000 comments to the EPA in support of strong clean air standards. Further, here in Virginia, dozens of activists showed their support for cutting carbon pollution at a forum put on by Environment Virginia and key allies.

News Release | Environment Virginia

Virginia Small Business Owners Call for Climate Action

At an afternoon event at Crossroads Coffee in Richmond, local business owners joined together to release a new letter of 80 Virginia businesses urging lawmakers to support policies that limit carbon pollution and support energy efficiency.

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Report | Environment Virginia

Virginia Small Business Owners Call for Climate Action

80 small businesses across Virginia add their name to letter urging Congress to support policies that limit carbon pollution and support energy efficiency.

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News Release | Environment Virginia

Fracking by the Numbers: New Report Quantifies Damage Done by Gas Drilling

As the U.S. Forest Service prepares to announce whether or not to open up the George Washington National Forest to the dirty drilling practice known as fracking, a new report from Environment Virginia Research and Policy Center calculates the toll of this dirty drilling on our environment across the country. 

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Report | Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center

Fracking by the Numbers

As the U.S. Forest Service prepares to announce whether or not to open up the George Washington National Forest to the dirty drilling practice known as fracking, a new report from Environment Virginia Research and Policy Center calculates the toll of this dirty drilling on our environment across the country

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News Release | Environment Virginia

No New Dirty Power Plants under EPA standard

On September 20, the Obama administration proposed a major new rule to curb the carbon pollution spewing from power plants that fuels global warming

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