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Memo to Legislators: Virginia Is Not a Low-Cost Energy State

Sure, there is something to be said for using a lot of energy–if you’re a Jack Russel Terrier. For the rest of us, not...

Does Dominion Buy Votes? Sure, But Not the Way You Think.

by Ivy Main, cross posted from Power for the People VA By Djembayz – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=26128831 Observers, critics, and even legislators agree...

For Minorities and the Poor, “Cheap” Energy Comes at a High...

by Kendyl Crawford, cross posted from Power for the People VA Utilities and other energy companies often resist clean energy mandates and tighter environmental regulation,...

Virginia legislative session produces changes for solar, coal ash, and pumped...

Next year I’m bringing him to lobby with me. Photo credit: Sierra Club by Ivy Main, cross posted from Power for the People VA The Virginia...

Video: Sen. Tim Kaine Opposes Polluting Pruitt, Says “Virginians Are Pro-Science...

Great job by Sen. Tim Kaine, standing up for the planet against polluters and their pals like Pruitt. Today, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine spoke on...

Why Would Anyone, Let Alone a Democrat, Vote for Planet-Killing, Budget-Busting...

At this point, with the Arctic and Antarctic in meltdown due to runaway global warming, with oceans acidifying and with record heat around the...

While U.S. Leaders Were Worrying About Coal Jobs, Clean Energy Snatched...

by Ivy Main, cross posted from Power for the People VA Jobs in electric generation do not include fuel jobs, so for example, the coal...

Exclusive Interview: Rep. Donald McEachin Expects Republicans Will “Wage War on...

In part 1 of my interview with Rep. Donald McEachin, we discussed his move from the Virginia General Assembly to the U.S. House of...

Renewable Energy Bills Begin An Uncertain Journey Through Virginia’s General Assembly

by Ivy Main, cross posted from Power for the People VA Three Senate Republicans and one Democrat met on Thursday to consider the fate of...

Exclusive Interview: Rep. Don Beyer Talks Climate Change, Energy, and the...

Yesterday, energy/climate expert Adam Siegel and I had the opportunity to chat with Rep. Don Beyer about energy and environmental issues, as well as about...