From the ED: Fall Meeting Synopsis


Our November 12th member meeting was the most well attended meeting for the VAEEC to date, and those 110+ attendees were treated to a packed room and packed agenda. It was a great starting point for me as the new Executive Director of the VAEEC, and I hope that those in attendance enjoyed the diverse…

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News: Kerry talks climate change at ODU

NORFOLK, Va. (WAVY) — Secretary of State John Kerry called climate change “a threat to security of the United States” in front of a crowd of about 2,000 at Old Dominion University on Tuesday. During his speech at ODU’s Ted Constant Center, Kerry said, “Climate change raises the stakes … the impact of climate change…

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News: Resistance on the land – natural gas pipelines opposed

ROCKY MOUNT, Va. (AP) — Carolyn and Ian Reilly and their four children left Florida’s sprawl in 2010 to farm 58 acres in rural Virginia, raising beef cattle, chicken and hogs. Then a year ago, they learned a natural gas pipeline would slice through part of their farm and their lives took another dramatic turn….

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