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Clean Water 50 Stories: Emily Rochon

March 17, 2022

Meet Emily Rochon, a true force of nature helping to lead the way for a clean energy future. Emily has played important roles in the clean energy industry, advancing solar and offshore wind projects -- and she got her start as a climate organizer for Clean Water Action in Rhode Island. Emily's story is one of many we will feature throughout our 50th anniversary year, lifting up our history and the people along the way who have contributed to our legacy and created impact. Emily inspires us, and we bet she will you inspire you too!  

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Important dates for Virginia elections!

September 15, 2021

As you probably know, Virginia has elections just around the corner!

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Healthy Communities and Sustainable Transportation in Virginia

January 26, 2021

With this year's legislative session entirely virtual, it is so important that members like you write and call your legislators, submit testimony, and support bills by spreading the word!

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Protecting Virginians from Toxic Chemicals

May 14, 2020

Per- and polyfluoroalkyl (PFAS) and other toxic chemicals found in many products, such as clothing, carpets, furniture,

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Huge Victories in Virginia!

November 6, 2019

Last night the people of Virginia led the way and voted for clean water, climate action and the environment, and voted against

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2019 Clean Water Virginia Candidate Endorsements

September 19, 2019

The 2019 elections present a huge opportunity to flip the Virginia House of Delegates to pro-environment leaders who will help advance clean water priorities during the Virginia General Assembly le