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Regional Summit on Impacts of Atlantic Coast Pipeline (Sept 9- Asheville NC)

  • Clean Water for North Carolina 29 Page Ave, Ste 2 Asheville, North Carolina 28801 (map)

Preventing Harms to Eastern NC’s Water, Air, Communities and Environmental Justice

Saturday, September 9, 1:30 – 5:30 PM, 
Light Refreshments Provided

Tickets are:

-$25 for non CWFNC members (includes one year membership to organization)
-$5 students & CWFNC members

Wilson Community College, Del Mastro Auditorium
902 Herring Ave E, Wilson, NC

Advance registration required!

Presentations include:

Cathy Kunkel: Energy Analyst with the Institute for Energy Economics and Financial Analysis, lead author of 2016 report on overbuilding of unneeded gas pipelines and the impacts on communities and utility ratepayers.

Jacqui Patterson: National NAACP director, Environmental & Climate Justice Program, on disproportionate impacts to vulnerable communities and the safe energy choices that would create more jobs and economic benefit without harming climate.

Landowners from NC: How the Atlantic Coast Pipeline is already impacting our lives and land.

Native American Speakers: Eastern North Carolina’s Indigenous Groups and the damage to environmental rights, heritage lands and sacred sites.

Oshin Paranjape: Duke University, on the ACP “Blast Zone” and how it endangers residents close to the pipeline.

Questions? Contact (919) 401-9600 or hope@cwfnc.org

Who should attend: residents, local and state officials, scientists and non-profits from across the state concerned about the potential environmental, health and community consequences of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline!