November - December 2009 Mountain State Sierran
A new report on the economics of Mountaintop Removal mining and a number of articles on gas drilling in West Virginia highlight this issue of your Mountain State Sierran. Oh, Yeah! Our Chapter is now 25 years old; check out the celebration!
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by Sierra Club Media Team
Transition to Clean Energy Would Bring More Jobs, Economic Sustainability
by Jim Sconyers, Chapter Chair
No where seems to be off-limits to the extractive idustries in West Virginia!
by Beth Little
by George Monk & Molly Schaffnit, Poca, WV
by Jim Kotcon
WV DEP Says Toxic Algae Could Spread to 21 Other Streams
by Jim Kotcon, WV Chapter Energy Committee
Our neighbor state Maryland seems to know that something really stinks about a powerline that so many oppose!
by National Sierra Club Campaign Teams
Here's how to get engaged in the Club's Global Warming and Clean Energy Campaigns!
by Joe Gorman, WVU SSC Member
WVU students speak at a hearing in Pittsburgh on the Federal Nationwide Permit 21, that regulates Mountaintop Removal mining