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Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

Friends of the Earth Files Unsolicited Testimony with South Carolina Legislature on Termination of Nuclear Reactor Project

Aug. 22, 2017 / Posted by: Audrey Fox / Categories: Climate and Energy, News Releases / Tags: Nuclear, South carolina, Vc summer

Exclusion of Public Interest Groups from First Hearings Raises Concern COLUMBIA, S.C. – Hearings in the South Carolina legislature are getting underway this week on the termination of the mismanaged nuclear reactor construction project with ...

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Friends of the Earth and Sierra Club File Formal Intervention with SC Public Service Commission Concerning SCE&G’s “Abandonment Plan” for Canceled Nuclear Reactor Construction Project

Aug. 7, 2017 / Posted by: Audrey Fox / Categories: Climate and Energy, News Releases / Tags: Nuclear, South carolina electric and gas, Vc summer

COLUMBIA, S.C. – In an effort to protect ratepayers and advocate for alternative energy, Friends of the Earth and the Sierra Club today filed a formal intervention against a proposal from South Carolina Electric and Gas (SCE&G) to abandon it...

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