Couple goes solar and restores a creekside forest in Myersville

"I'm all about being green. And I think I've finally achieved net zero when it comes to electricity." Today, I am a retired federal employee with a utility bill of $5.36 a month. But a few years ago, before … [Read more...]

Fracking Affects Myersville Even Without Drilling

In talking about 'fracking', the industry commonly tries to limit the public discussion to the actual process of injecting liquid at high pressure into rock formations to extract gas. However, there is a broad and … [Read more...]

Whose job is it?

Ann Nau, Myersville mother and compressor station opponent, recently pleaded with state officials to deny the air quality permit needed to proceed with the project. “I live here. My daughter lives here,” she said, … [Read more...]

Myersville vs Dominion: A David vs Goliath Story

It's been two years since the residents in and around the town of Myersville, Maryland, were informed that Dominion Transmission, Inc. (DTI) planned to construct and operate a 16,000 horsepower natural gas compressor … [Read more...]