Tell the USDA to Protect our Southern Forests

The USDA, the federal agency that oversees forest policy, is asking for comments until April 29th on its plans pursuant to President Biden’s Executive Orders on Climate Change and Environmental Justice. We need to make our southern voices heard!

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Celebrate Earth Day 2021

The theme for this year’s Earth Day is Restore Our Earth. EarthDay.org is coordinating actions around the world April 20-22, and here in the Asheville area we have lots of…

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Say No To H 220

H 220 was rushed through the House and will now go to the Senate. Contact your state senator NOW and urge them to vote NO on H 220. Let’s keep our local governments free to move toward a clean energy future!

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Stop the Bluffs at Riverbend in Woodfin

Our friends at the Sierra Club of Western North Carolina (WENOCA Group) have issued a call for action on the proposed Bluffs at Riverbend development in Woodfin. You can help fight a major development planned for 92 acres of mature, intact forest adjacent to Richmond Hill Park and the French Broad River.

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Oppose Duke Energy’s Consumer Rate Hike!

Come out Thursday night February 20th in Asheville to oppose the Duke rate hike. In October 2019, The Center for Biological Diversity and Appalachian Voices filed a petition against the…

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Community Conversations Kick-Off!

Community Conversations Kick-Off! We’re excited to announce the launch of Community Conversations! Also known as Relational Organizing, Community Conversations is a key component to our get out the vote strategy…

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End the Duke Monopoly

Become a leader in the campaign to end the Duke monopoly! Join Energy Justice NC’s video meetup on Monday, October 14 at 7 pm, and find out how to influence…

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Save the Collier Wood

Sign this petition from the South Slope Preservation Coalition asking the Asheville City Council to help preserve the Collier Avenue wood, along with as many trees as possible in the…

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Oppose Duke Energy Rate Hike Bills

Call your NC State Representative to oppose North Carolina House Bill 624, which would allow electric monopolies to get a single regulatory approval for five years of rate hikes.

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