Judge denies lawsuit from groups seeking to block U.S. Army Corps of Engineer's permit

Jun 05, 2018

A federal judge denied a lawsuit from preservation groups seeking to block the U.S. Army Corps of Engineer’s permit for the Skiffes Creek electric transmission line saying “it is evident that the Corps made a fully informed and well considered decision.” The Corps decision to grant a permit came after a thorough, four-year review process with negotiations among the Corps, Dominion Energy, and dozens of environmental, cultural and historic preservation groups.

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Dominion Energy allowed to move forward with Skiffes Transmission Project

Oct 23, 2017

A federal judge has denied two motions for preliminary injunction seeking to halt construction of the Dominion Energy Surry-Skiffes Creek Transmission Line project, allowing construction to continue on this important project.

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Sierra Club petition puts safety of Peninsula at risk

Jul 20, 2017

You may be aware the Sierra Club has filed a petition to block the Department of Energy’s decision to keep Yorktown Power Station’s coal units running, when needed to keep the power on.

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