Landowners file Facial Constitutional Challenge Against FERC and MVP under the Federal Non-Delegation Doctrine


January 3, 2020 Contact: Russell Chisholm, POWHR Co-Chair, russell.powhr@gmail.com, (540) 404-2727 Related: Starting off the New Year with a ‘Bang!’: Virginia Landowners quietly file constitutional case against FERC [Press Statement from Gentry Locke] Landowners file Facial Constitutional Challenge Against FERC and MVP under the Federal Non-Delegation Doctrine WASHINGTON, D.C. — Virginia landowners in the path of the Mountain Valley … Continue reading Landowners file Facial Constitutional Challenge Against FERC and MVP under the Federal Non-Delegation Doctrine

U.S. Court of Appeals Rules Against Landowners in Pipeline Early Possession Case


February 5, 2019 The Court of Appeals for the U.S. Fourth Circuit today ruled against landowners in an appeal of previous courts’ decision to grant the right of early entry to Mountain Valley Pipeline. The landowners questioned whether Mountain Valley could be granted access to property before just compensation had been determined for each landowner … Continue reading U.S. Court of Appeals Rules Against Landowners in Pipeline Early Possession Case

FERC Issues NTP 11, Tree Felling In Blue Ridge Parkway Historic District


The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has granted Mountain Valley Pipeline’s February 20, 2018 request (Request for Notice to Proceed No. 11),  to commence with the hand-felling of trees within the Blue Ridge Parkway Historic District, between mileposts 249.5 and 246.4 in Roanoke and Franklin Counties, Virginia. >>View NTP 11 (PDF) FERC included the standard … Continue reading FERC Issues NTP 11, Tree Felling In Blue Ridge Parkway Historic District

FERC Issues NTP No. 10 Despite Indian Creek Watershed Association Objections


FERC granted Mountain Valley Pipeline’s Request for Notice to Proceed No. 10 on February 21. The Notice allows construction to commence on the following: Discontiguous portions of the pipeline between mileposts 65.5 and 196.3; The Sherwood Interconnection in Doddridge County, WV 507 additional temporary workspaces, 2 access roads, 2 yards, and 19 anode beds, in … Continue reading FERC Issues NTP No. 10 Despite Indian Creek Watershed Association Objections