Square dance calling — the spoken instructions said over the music — makes participation easy. But there are other aspects — like the prevalence of gendered language such as “ladies and gents” — that can make square dancing an unwelcoming or confusing space. One group of friends in the Appalachian square dance scene are taking action to make the tradition more welcoming for all participants.Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Appalachian Power is seeking approval for two wind generation projects.The utility says in a news release that it has asked regulators to approve its…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Appalachian Power says it's adding more wind power to its energy portfolio.The company said Thursday that it has reached a 20-year deal to purchase 120…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
West Virginia among the states where scientists are analyzing the genetics of bats killed by wind turbines. Scientists say some species may be better able…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
Appalachian Power is looking to diversify its energy profile by moving toward a greater reliance on solar and wind energy.The Charleston Gazette-Mail…Continue Reading Take Me to More News
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