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Pickets at Richmond Dominion Power offices

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Posted at 4:31 PM, Oct 02, 2012
and last updated 2012-10-02 16:31:10-04

RICHMOND (WTVR) – Picketers are outside the downtown Richmond offices of Dominion Virginia Power protesting the $76 million in bonuses recently given to the company’s employees.

Picketers include members of Alliance for Progressive Values, Chesapeake Climate Action Network, Sierra Club Virginia, and Virginia Alliance for a Cleaner Environment.

They say these bonuses are being paid for by customers through a renewable energy law.

They’re also protesting the company’s use of fossil fuels and wants Dominion to invest in Virginia made solar and wind power systems.