As plans continue for the construction of Tenaska’s natural gas-fired power plant along the Youghiogheny River in Westmoreland County, residents in South Huntingdon Township are voicing their concerns. We outlined our concerns about potential impacts to the Yough in a formal...Read More
The public meeting for the proposed Rustic Ridge deep mine in Saltlick Township, Fayette County and Donegal Township, Westmoreland County, has been scheduled for Wednesday, January 28, 1:00-3:00pm, at the Donegal Community Center, 113 Community Center Lane, Donegal, PA 15628....Read More
Our Direct Support Project continues to provide small amounts of funding to grassroots activists and organizations working toward social change on shale gas issues around the region. Since the launch of the project in August, our committee has approved 15 applications for...Read More
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Our newly launched Direct Support Project makes funds available to support social change, grassroots organizing, and advocacy efforts in the shalefields. We are able to provide funds for grassroots groups and advocates to support their work. For application instructions please click here.