Regional, State and National

PEC joins with partner organizations to promote thriving communities and healthy natural resources in the Shenandoah Valley, the central Piedmont, the Journey Through Hallowed Ground corridor and Northern Virginia counties.

10/1/15: Update on Warrenton-Wheeler Transmission Line Case

10/1/15: Update on Warrenton-Wheeler Transmission Line Case

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Following a two day evidentiary hearing in Richmond in August 2015 and one final public hearing was held in Warrenton on August 10, 2015, the Warrenton to Wheeler transmission line case is slowly moving towards resolution ...
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Background on Warrenton-Wheeler-Gainesville

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Dominion and Northern Virginia Electric Cooperative (NOVEC) are pursuing a new 230kV transmission line through Prince William County and Fauquier, stating current or future reliability issues associated with the Warrenton Substation in Fauquier County, and the Wheeler and Gainesville Substations ...
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A Broad List of Opposition to the Outer Beltway

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A list of groups who have opposed the Outer Beltway, and a list of elected officials who have publicly opposed or expressed concern. *this list is a work in progress. If you would like to add your organization or your ...
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Sacrificing History… For What?

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Often environmentalists are told that we just 'say no' to things. To which I would argue -- saying 'no' to a bad idea is a very important part of what we do. But it's not all we do. At The ...
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When Mickey Came to Town

When Mickey Came to Town

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Virginia’s northern Piedmont is a beautiful and vibrant place—boasting of forests, rivers, mountains, farmland, thriving towns, and numerous historic and cultural resources. But all of this came under threat in November 1993, when the The Walt Disney Company made a ...
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