New opportunities to take Climate Action safely with MOVCA

Neighborhood News Jul 14, 2020 Marietta Times PARKERSBURG – Since large in-person gatherings indoors are not advisable during this time of COVID-19, Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action’s usual Third Thursday programs have been suspended until public programs are safe… Read More

MOVCA Third Thursday Program goes virtual

Neighborhood News Marietta Times Jun 17, 2020 PARKERSBURG, W.Va. – Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action’s June 18 Third Thursday program will be a virtual panel and open discussion beginning at 7:00 p.m. on the Zoom platform. This is the… Read More

Residents concerned about wastewater permit

Local News May 5, 2020 Marietta Times by Michele Newbanks, The public comment period is set to end Wednesday on a permit for a docking facility at Deep Rock Disposal Solutions. The docking facility, which would be located… Read More

Area students win awards in PSA contest

The Parkersburg News and Sentinel: Tuesday, December 10, 2019  COMMUNITY NEWS (MOVCA press release) The 2019 PSA contest winners from WVU-Parkersburg received awards from Jean Ambrose of Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action. From left, Ryan McCoy and Madison Sayre… Read More

Congressional leaders focus on innovation in fighting climate change

Appearing in the Charleston Gazette-Mail:  Friday, September 20, 2019 NEWS by Kate Miskin Staff writer While West Virginia’s state leaders are broaching the issue of climate change by talking about renewable energy and answering students’ questions, the state’s… Read More

Festival set for Veterans Memorial Park near airport

Appearing in The Parkersburg News and Sentinel:  Thursday, September 5, 2019  LOCAL NEWS Sep 5, 2019 PARKERSBURG — The Festival of Art, Music and Movement will be held 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept. 14 at Veterans Memorial Park adjacent… Read More

Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action sets Earth Day events

Apr 18, 2019 From staff reports PARKERSBURG — Mid-Ohio Valley Climate Action has announced plans for Earth Day events. Activities include the presentation of the National Geographic documentary, “Paris to Pittsburgh,” 7 p.m. today in the fellowship… Read More

WVU-P Ecohawks to host Earth Day event

Apr 16, 2019 PARKERSBURG — West Virginia University at Parkersburg’s student environmental group, the Ecohawks, will host an Earth Day celebration from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. April 22 in the College Activities Center. The event is free and open… Read More

Fourth annual W.Va. Solar Congress coming to Charleston

By Clint Thomas Metro staff Apr 11, 2019 Top of Form Bottom of Form The fourth annual West Virginia Solar Congress will meet from 9:30 a.m. until 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, at the Charleston Coliseum and Convention… Read More

Marietta City Council expanding solar energy

Apr 10, 2019 Janelle Patterson Special to The News and Sentinel MARIETTA – Marietta City Council is moving forward on a new power purchase agreement with Pickering Energy Solutions to add solar power to another city building this… Read More