Mountain Valley Pipeline

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A divided panel of federal regulators has denied requests from individuals and public interest groups to reconsider its approval of the Mountain Valley Pipeline.

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Friday issued an order turning down the requests. Two of the five commissioners dissented.

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With the Mountain Valley Pipeline under construction in southwestern Virginia, reports of problems and violations are coming in.

One family worries a spring near their water supply has been breached.

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Judges in Richmond have thrown out a key permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Environmental groups are celebrating the decision as a big victory, but Dominion Energy says they plan to keep building anyway.

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While shareholders of Dominion Energy met in Richmond Wednesday for their annual update, pipeline protesters took to the street.

Red Terry and her daughter Minor had been living on platforms in the trees for five weeks, hoping to prevent crews from clear-cutting a path for the Mountain Valley Pipeline.  Last week, a judge threatened fines of $1,000 a day, so the two came down, but now they’re on tour, speaking out against the MVP and Governor Ralph Northam. 

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