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Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia announces two Innovation in Education gifts

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Virginia announced that Dominion Resources has made a gift of $7,500 to support STEM programs.

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Dominion seeks applicants for 2016 ArtStars Awards

Dominion is inviting nonprofit arts organizations serving K-12 students in Virginia to apply for a 2016 Dominion ArtStars award.

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Sierra Club comments on Dominion Chesterfield Power Station coal ash dewatering permit

Kate Addleson, director of the Sierra Club, Virginia chapter, comments on Dominion’s Chesterfield Power Station coal ash dewatering permit.

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Dominion accepting applications for community needs grants

Nonprofit organizations in the regions served by Dominion are invited to apply for grants of up to $50,000 each for programs that provide essential community services.

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Dominion Resources combines with Questar Corporation

Dominion Resources and Questar Corporation announced today that they have completed their proposed merger, forming one of the nation’s largest energy companies.

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Dominion Transmission, Dominion Hope initiate lockout in labor dispute

Dominion Hope and Dominion Transmission Inc. today informed about 915 union-represented employees that they will not be able to work until a new labor contract is reached.

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Dominion Foundation awards scholarships to six students

Dominion has selected six college-bound students as recipients of the Dominion Memorial Scholarship.

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Dominion launches new mobile-friendly website

Dominion announced the launch of its redesigned website at dom.com, making it easier than ever for customers to find what they want— fast.

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USFS rejects Atlantic Coast Pipeline route

The United States Forest Service and the George Washington National Forest dealt a blow to Dominion’s Proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline.

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Governor challenges Dominion to accelerate energy efficiency education, outreach

Governor Terry McAuliffe challenged Dominion Virginia Power to accelerate outreach efforts by attending 400 events in the next 12 months.

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Dominion powers removal of largest pollution source of Clinch River

Dominion, government agencies and a company that specializes in removing waste coal are finishing up a major clean-up project in Southwest Virginia.

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Dominion awards $1 million for programs exploring energy, environment

From wetland restoration to green roof technology, this year’s Dominion educational grants will engage students of all ages.

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SCC approves Dominion program to move outage-prone power lines

The SCC has approved a Dominion program designed to identify existing outage-prone power lines and replace them with new underground facilities.

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FERC establishes timeline for Atlantic Coast Pipeline environmental review

The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today issued a Notice of Schedule for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline, which establishes a timeline for the environmental review of the project.

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Norfolk State expands green technology initiative with Dominion grant

Students at Norfolk State University are conducting research with devices that are so tiny that millions of them can fit on the head of a pin.

March on McAuliffe: Hundreds protest pipeline

Activists marched to Governor McAuliffe’s house on Saturday to demand that he put the welfare of people ahead of the interests of polluters.

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Dominion offers tips for beating the heat

The heat wave is upon us, and Dominion wants to let its customers know that it doesn’t anticipate problems with providing electricity.

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Dominion: Pokemon and electricity don’t mix!

Dominion hasn’t received any reports of folks looking for Pokemon creatures near any of its power-generating facilities.

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Dominion prevails in patent infringement lawsuit

Following a jury trial in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania, Dominion won a jury verdict against Alstom Grid, Inc.

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SCC approves three Dominion solar generation projects

The State Corporation Commission has approved an application by Dominion Virginia Power to construct and operate three solar generation facilities.


Free Nelson highlights Dominion donation to Democratic Party

The anti-pipeline group Free Nelson is highlighting a $100,000 political contribution from Dominion to the Democratic Party of Virginia.

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Dominion starts construction on $1.3 billion Greensville County Power Station

Dominion Virginia Power has begun construction on its 1,588- megawatt Greensville County Power Station.

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Dominion’s eBill enrollments climb over 1 million

More than 1 million Dominion Virginia Power customers are now enrolled in eBill — Dominion’s paperless billing program.

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Augusta County: Dominion in violation of state code with latest pipeline route

The Augusta County Board of Supervisors is laying down the law to Dominion over its latest proposed pipeline route.

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Dominion considers options for offshore wind project after federal grant withdrawal

Dominion is assessing options for its proposed offshore wind project with the U.S. Department of Energy withdrawing $40 million in funding.

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SCC sets lower fuel rate for Dominion Virginia Power

The State Corporation Commission has established a lower fuel rate for Dominion Virginia Power that will be effective for usage on July 1.


Richmond activists blow the whistle on Dominion greenwashing at Riverrock

Dozens of activists literally “blew the whistle” on Dominion’s greenwashing of its dirty power and dirty politics.

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2,000 vehicle accidents involved utility poles last year in Virginia

Last year, 2,000 vehicle accidents across Virginia involved utility poles, often due to slippery roads or other adverse weather conditions.


Judge rules in favor of Nelson County residents denying pipeline survey

A judge has ruled in favor of 37 Nelson County landowners who had denied Dominion the right to survey their properties for the proposed Atlantic Coast Pipeline.

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Dominion declares quarterly dividend of 70 cents

The board of directors of Dominion (NYSE: D) has declared a quarterly dividend of 70 cents per share of common stock.

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Dominion announces first-quarter earnings

Dominion Resources announced operating earnings for the three months ended March 31, 2016, of $572 million ($0.96 per share).

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Dominion customers urged to call 8-1-1 before starting any digging projects

Every six minutes, someone strikes and damages an underground utility line, but you can help defend your neighborhood.

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Longtime Questar executives chosen to head Dominion Questar

Dominion (NYSE: D) has chosen longtime Questar Corp. (NYSE: STR) executive Craig C. Wagstaff to lead its western U.S. natural gas operations.

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Brunswick Power Station producing electricity for customers

The 1,358 megawatt, environmentally clean Brunswick Power Station began producing electricity for Dominion customers on Monday.

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Dominion Project Plant It! branches out for 10th anniversary

Project Plant It!, the environmental education program created by Dominion Resources, Inc., will celebrate a significant milestone this spring.

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Dominion awards $1 million in environmental grants

Dominion Resources is awarding $1 million in environmental grants through its philanthropic arm, the Dominion Foundation.

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Dominion support for military receives more accolades

Dominion continues to earn recognition for its strong support of active military, veterans and retired military through its job hiring practices.


Surveys permitted through national forests for Atlantic Coast Pipeline project

The US Forest Service agreed to allow temporary special use permits for surveys along the new route proposed for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.