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For thousands of Virginians, a home powered entirely by solar is just around the corner.

After 10 long days in a chrysalis, monarch butterflies break free, ready to spread their wings and take their first triumphant flight. But the world they fly into is increasingly toxic and unwelcoming.

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We need to stop the monarch's rapid descent toward extinction 

A recent investigation uncovered a bombshell for our environment over at Amazon: The company is destroying millions of unused or returned products.

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Elly Boehmer
State Director

Lara Rix joins the Environment Virginia team to protect our special places and bring us #MoreNature.

A last-minute amendment to a must-pass bill threatens the pristine Arctic National Wildlife Refuge with drilling and development.

How the passage of the Great Outdoors Act is already making a difference

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

Here’s the play by play of my journey to install a heat pump heating/cooling system in our cottage.

The EPA just announced its plan to repeal and replace the “Dirty Water Rule” — a Trump administration policy that left the drinking water of millions of Americans at risk from polluters