A slew of people gathered at the Freedom of Speech Wall to rally against climate change Wednesday. Photo by Cara Salpini

People’s Climate Movement brings Dominion pipeline into question

On Wednesday, October 14, the People’s Climate Movement called environmental activists to Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall to rally on climate change. Dominion Power’s potential installation of a pipeline that would run throughout Virginia wildlife areas was the big issue, and the free speech chalkboard was filled with “No Pipeline” signs, buttons and stickers opposing Dominion. Olivia Lewis, a […]

The Atlantic Coast Pipeline's compressor site proposed just six miles away from Yogaville will now have silencers that limit noise pollution.
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Dominion to lessen noise of pipeline’s compressor

The people of Yogaville, who were once worried about noise pollution from the Atlantic Coast Pipeline’s compressor site proposed just six miles away, may now be able to continue living peacefully. According to Carla Picard, Dominion Energy’s external affairs manager for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, the company will put full station silencers on the compressor […]