GREEN Vol. 26 Issue 1

WVEC GREEN Legislative Update

GREEN Vol. 26 Issue 1   View / Comment Online
DonateJan 16, 2016

Chemical disaster
Natural Gas Companies Challenge “Zones of Critical Concern” for Drinking Water
Vickie Wolfe
You may recall that the Aboveground Storage Tank Act that was passed in response to the Freedom Industries spill subjects to "detailed scrutiny" those aboveground tanks (ASTs) located within "zones of critical concern (ZCCs)" relative to the intake of a public drinking water supply. More
Tagged: Aboveground tanksDEPOil and gasRegulationWater
Elizabeth Cruikshank Joins the WVEC Lobby Team
Elizabeth Cruikshank
I grew up on Tygart Lake in Taylor County as the Daughter, Granddaughter and Great Granddaughter of coal miners which is not unlike most folks reading this, I am sure. I am very proud of who I am and where I come from but I not only want more for my family but I want more for my state. More
Tagged: Legislation
Bills, Bills, Bills
Vickie Wolfe
Here are a few comments on a few of the bills that have been introduced so far. The first two are carry-overs from the 2015 session. More
Tagged: Legislation
Follow Us on Twitter!
Vickie Wolfe
We do our best to keep you apprised of Capitol shenanigans via action alerts and our weekly Legislative Update. Often, however, time is of the essence, say when an important bill unexpectedly appears on a committee's agenda just hours before the committee is to meet. More
Additional reading
Worth the Read
Vickie Wolfe
Various relevant articles from local media More
Tagged: CoalFrackingWater
Calendar of Events
Vickie Wolfe
The WVEC and WV-CAG are having a joint "legislative kickoff blast" on Tuesday, January 19 7-9 p.m. at the Charleston Woman's Club, 1600 Virginia Street E. Music will be provided by That High Country Revival. Admission is $15, $10 for students. A good time is guaranteed, hope you can join us! More
Bills We Are Tracking
Vickie Wolfe
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Tagged: Legislation

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