Month: September 2022

Climate Corner: Proposed plant a dangerous distraction

Sep 24, 2022 Eric Engle editorial@newsandsentinel.com The company Competitive Power Ventures Inc. has announced plans to build a combined-cycle natural gas power plant in West Virginia, an 1,800-megawatt facility representing a $3 billion investment that could potentially be… Read More

Climate Corner: Cleaning up from the past

Sep 17, 2022 George Banziger Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Corner One of the most daunting tasks confronting those areas that comprise the Appalachian region is the repair of damage caused by the unfettered extraction of oil and gas that… Read More

Climate Corner: Easy to ignore big picture

Sep 10, 2022 Aaron Dunbar editorial@newsandsentinel.com A man opens a newspaper and reads the headline: “Climate endgame: Risk of human extinction ‘dangerously underexplored.’” He reads a paragraph into the story before folding the paper and skipping to the… Read More

Climate Corner: Climate change impacts the health of children

Sep 3, 2022 Linda Eve Seth editorial@newsandsentinel.com “If you don’t act against climate change, then no matter how much money you leave for your children, it’ll not even cover their healthcare bills, due to living in an unhealthy… Read More

Suggested Readings for September

MOVCA August 2022 Selected Media Postings Compiled by Cindy Taylor Appearing in The Marietta Times: August 27, 2022  Local News article  by Evan Bevins    Article also appeared in the News & Sentinel. Both links below “Local entities react… Read More