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

MVP Organic Farm Protection Plan


In their Final Environmental Impact Statement, Mountain Valley Pipeline notified the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission of five organic farms that would be impacted by the proposed pipeline — four in Monroe County, WV and one in Franklin County, VA. Please see the following document with MVP’s Organic Farm Protection Plan (OFPP), which was originally published … Continue reading MVP Organic Farm Protection Plan

MVP Files Updated Landowner-Specific Crossing Plan Summary, Letter from WV SHPO


Mountain Valley Pipeline filed supplemental materials March 20 that included an updated Landowner-Specific Crossing Plan Summary and a letter from the West Virginia Division of Culture and History (WV SHPO). The Landowner-Specific Crossing Plan Summary included changes to only two of the six properties included in the chart. The changes were made to note that … Continue reading MVP Files Updated Landowner-Specific Crossing Plan Summary, Letter from WV SHPO

Advocacy Groups, Governments, Individuals, Members of Congress Flood FERC with Comments


Multiple individuals, advocacy groups, local governments, and Congressmen have filed comments in the FERC docket over the past week. Please see the following links and summaries of each comment: Preserve Roanoke Preserve Roanoke filed a critique of the Section 106 process March 2, particularly as it relates to their response to the Revised Historic Property … Continue reading Advocacy Groups, Governments, Individuals, Members of Congress Flood FERC with Comments

FERC Issues NTP Nos. 7 and 8


FERC issued Notices to Proceed Nos. 7 and 8 to Mountain Valley Pipeline on February 14 and 15, respectively. The original requests by MVP were filed February 2 and 5, respectively. Notice to Proceed No. 7 includes permission to construct the following components: Pipeline segments between mileposts 283.9 and 289.1 in Pittsylvania County, VA Pipeline … Continue reading FERC Issues NTP Nos. 7 and 8

FERC Issues Notice to Proceed No. 6


FERC granted Mountain Valley Pipeline’s Request for Notice to Proceed No. 6 on February 13. The original request, filed on January 31, sought permission for construction of pipeline segments between mileposts 177.0 and 190.1, as well as 45 additional temporary workspaces in Monroe County, WV. > Notice to Proceed No. 6