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Sierra Club: Energy Innovation Task Force — Pathway to Clean Energy for WNC

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Come hear City Councilwoman Julie Mayfield , County Commission Chair Brownie Newman , and Duke Energy District Manager Jason Walls talk about how the new Blue Horizons Project will lead to a cleaner energy future for Western North Carolina. Learn how you can help.

In 2016, the City of Asheville , Buncombe County and Duke Energy came together in a unique partnership to lead Western North Carolina to a cleaner , affordable and smarter energy future . A specific goal of the partnership is to delay or avoid construction of a third natural gas plant on Lake Julian — a ” peaker unit ” — that would only run on the coldest and hottest days of the year . This program details progress thus far.

For more information contact Judy Mattox ,, 828-683-2176 .


June 7
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Unitarian-Universalist Congregation of Asheville
1 Edwin Pl
Asheville, NC 28801 United States