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  • Groups Sue to Stop NEXUS Fracked Gas Pipeline

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — Yesterday, Appalachian Mountain Advocates (Appalmad), on behalf of the Sierra Club, filed a federal lawsuit challenging the decision by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) to allow construction of the fracked gas NEXUS pipeline. They also notified FERC they intend to seek emergency relief preventing the pipeline’s construction while FERC reviews the group’s earlier request for » Continue Reading. Continue reading

  • Groups Challenge Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast Pipelines

    WASHINGTON, D.C. — The Sierra Club and allied conservation groups yesterday requested a rehearing before the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) for the Mountain Valley and Atlantic Coast pipelines. Yesterday’s filings are a necessary step before filing suit in federal court. The groups are asking FERC to withdraw the pipelines’ existing flawed permits and prepare a full and complete environmental » Continue Reading. Continue reading