VA Environmental Issues

In the Path of the Pipeline: Berkeley Laury [Southern Environmental Law Center]

2020 Legislative Priorities

of the Virginia Grassroots Coalition

Require 100% clean energy by 2040

Ban contributions to elected officials by public service corporations and regulated monopolies, such as Dominion Energy


State-wide orgs

Green New Deal Virginia Coalition
Our collective efforts will redress two of the biggest crises we face: climate change and inequity.

Southern Environmental Law Center
SELC strengthens laws, makes government agencies do their job, and, when necessary, go to court to stop environmental abuses or to set far-reaching precedents.

Virginia Student Environmental Coalition
Network of students and young people organizing the youth climate movement in our state.

Virginia Environmental Justice Collaborative

Northern Virginia orgs

350 Loudoun, Leesburg VA
A local chapter of Bill McKibben's international

Earth Rise Indivisible, Centreville VA
Uses Indivisible techniques and resources to act on climate and environmental racism.

Herndon-Reston Indivisible, Herndon VA

The Climate Reality Project: NoVA Chapter, Fairfax VA
Local chapter of National environmental org founded by Al Gore.

Together We Will Loudoun, Loudoun County VA

We of Action Virginia, Arlington, VA

Orgs around the state


U.S. Supreme Court agrees to hear case on unnecessary and destructive Atlantic Coast Pipeline, SELC, October 4, 2019.

Risky and Unnecessary Natural Gas Pipelines Threaten Our Region, SELC.