On July 5, 2020, six years after it was announced and nearly two years after it was supposed to be in operation, Dominion Energy and Duke Energy cut their losses and cancelled the 8 billion dollar project that could not overcome fierce opposition from activists in three states.
Listen as Democracy Now!‘s Amy Goodman interviews NC APPPL’s Donna Chavis about the successful campaign in North Carolina to protect our people and the places we live and love from the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
In November 2016 APPPL was formed by a network of volunteers who had organized 3 simultaneous walks in Robeson, Cumberland and Nash Counties along the route of the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.
Started in 2016, NC APPPL is a volunteer-led organization dedicated to environmental justice in Eastern NC and stopping the Atlantic Coast Pipeline. Learn more about our history and mission.