MVP Announces Further Delays and Budget Increases


The Mountain Valley Pipeline announced today that it is delaying completion of the project to 2023, increasing the project’s cost to US$6.6 billion, and seeking new permits in a conference call with financial analysts.

THURS APRIL 7: A NATIONAL RALLY TO STOP THE MOUNTAIN VALLEY PIPELINE


On Thursday, April 7, hundreds will gather on Zoom for ‘We Believe We Will Win: A Rally to Stop the Mountain Valley Pipeline,’ bringing together community leaders in Virginia and West Virginia to share how they achieved these wins, what it will take to stop this disastrous pipeline, and how you can help.

Court Stops MVP From Further Jeopardizing Endangered Species


Richmond, VA – Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit issued a decision finding that Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) construction does jeopardize endangered and threatened species, countering the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s previous findings. This decision arrives a week after the Fourth Circuit ruled that the MVP cannot cross the … Continue reading Court Stops MVP From Further Jeopardizing Endangered Species

Court Stops MVP From Destroying More of Jefferson National Forest


Richmond, VA – Today, the United States Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit issued a decision that vacates prior decisions made by the US Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management. Today’s decision rules that the Mountain Valley Pipeline cannot cross the Jefferson National Forest in Montgomery and Giles County, Virginia and Monroe … Continue reading Court Stops MVP From Destroying More of Jefferson National Forest

POWHR Responds to Youngkin Nomination of Wheeler for DNR and Rolband for DEQ


Governor-elect Youngkin’s nomination of a clean air and water destroying, climate-action-obstructing coal lobbyist, Andrew Wheeler, for Secretary of Natural Resources is exactly what no Virginian needs. His nomination of Michael Rolband for Director of Environmental Quality when Rolbland has testified for the Mountain Valley Pipeline is completely backward.