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Conservation Group Opposes W. Va. Hydroelectric Plant

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CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — An environmental conservation group is opposing a $1.2 billion hydroelectric plant project in West Virginia on claims that it will threaten wildlife and hurt tourism. The Charleston Gazette-Mail reports that the Friends of Blackwater organization said the Big Run Pump Storage Hydro Project would harm the Monongahela National Forest. The group wrote to… Read More