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Tell Dominion Resources: Quit ALEC today!

Tell Dominion Resources: Quit ALEC today!

We can’t let any ALEC members get away with claiming to help the environment — not while they still fund the organization’s extreme anti-climate agenda. But that’s exactly what Dominion Resources is trying to do. Click here to tell Dominion: Quit ALEC TODAY! The dirty energy giant says it’s environmentally responsible, [1] but the fact [...]

Amazing Raise is on! Give to the Sierra Club NOW! 6am Sept. 17 to 6pm Sept. 18

Amazing Raise is on! Give to the Sierra Club NOW! 6am Sept. 17 to 6pm Sept. 18

Amazing Raise is on! Give to the Sierra Club NOW! There’s just 36 hours (6am Sept. 17 through 6pm Sept. 18) to help the Virginia Chapter and see your $50 donation possibly double, triple, or more! Click here to go to our Amazing Raise donation page and GIVE NOW! The Virginia Chapter will be participating [...]

Tell the Feds: “No to new leasing for gas and oil in America’s oceans”

Tell the Feds: “No to new leasing for gas and oil in America’s oceans”

Four years ago, America’s worst oil disaster, the BP Oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico, killed eleven people and gushed 210 million gallons of oil into the ocean. Today at least 14 species, including birds, fish and dolphins are struggling to survive and the once lucrative fishing, tourism and recreation economies of the Gulf [...]

Dominion: Quit ALEC Now!

Dominion: Quit ALEC Now!

31Jul14 • 0 comments

The secret’s out, Dominion Resources: You’re keeping bad company. It’s time to end your membership in ALEC, an extremist group that promotes voter-suppression efforts, stand-your-ground gun laws, and a host of other noxious measures with a big-business, anti-consumer, pro-polluter agenda. Dominion claims to care about the environment, but its support for ALEC belies that claim. [...]

Most Toxic Towns in Virginia

Most Toxic Towns in Virginia

24Jul14 • 0 comments

The issue of toxic pollution in Virginia has been too long ignored in a state that prides itself as business friendly and pursues environmental policies that rely on voluntary compliance and self-enforcement. There has also been an erroneous belief among too many public officials in Virginia that pollution is one of the costs of a [...]

Club Activities Calendar

Club Activities Calendar

23Jul14 • 0 comments