The Transylvania Times -

Oppose Atlantic Coast Pipeline


April 13, 2017

Rep. Henson and Senator Edwards need to oppose the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The 600-mile pipeline will carry fracked methane from West Virginia to its terminus near Lumberton, N.C. affecting landowners in Cumberland, Halifax, Johnston, Nash, Northampton, Robeson, Sampson, and Wilson counties.

The initial estimated cost is $5.1 billion for the entire pipeline, which would be paid by electricity and natural gas customers, through higher prices. In other words, the cost of electricity will rise for all North Carolinians.

Once again, we will see money flowing out of the state to buy fossil...

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