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Carolina Land Coalition partners with MountainTrue

Carolina Land Coalition has partnered with MountainTrue, a local group that protects the places we all share. They are acting as our advocates and helping support our campaign. You can donate to Carolina Land Coalition through MountainTrue on their website mountaintrue.org.

Upstate lawmakers oppose Duke plan for lines

Upstate lawmakers oppose Duke plan for lines Read the article at Greenville Online Four Upstate lawmakers are opposing a plan by Duke Energy to run high-voltage transmission lines from northern Greenville County into North Carolina. Rep. Doug Brannon, a Landrum Republican, sent a letter on his legislative stationary Tuesday to the state Office of Regulatory Staff, […]

Laurel Park council opposes Duke transmission line

Laurel Park council opposes Duke transmission line Read the story on BlueRidgeNow.com Resolution says segment 10B would impact views from Jump Off Rock Laurel Park Town Council on Tuesday became the latest governmental body to pass a resolution opposing part of Duke Energy’s transmission line project that would “negatively impact the historic view from Jump […]

SC Public Officials Join Duke Line Fight

 WLOS: SC Public Officials Join Duke Line Fight Watch the video on WLOS Rep. Doug Brannon released a statement on Tuesday: “This project will destroy and/or significantly devalue horse farms, family businesses, retirement homes and communities and heirloom properties.”

Independent Study Needed On Powerline

We agree! Additional independent study should be prepared on the overall need, scope, impact and alternatives for the Foothills Modernization Project Independent Study Needed On Powerline Read the full article here at Blue Ridge Now! An independent analysis of future power demand could show whether the transmission line is as essential as Duke says it […]