Jim Kotcon, conservation chairman of the West Virginia Sierra Club, delivers more than 1,100 letters of protest to the office of Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin Wednesday afternoon. The Sierra Club, along with consumer and retiree groups, opposed a proposed power plant sale between two subsidiaries of First Energy.
Protesters gather at the state Capitol Wednesday. The AARP, Sierra Club, West Virginia-Citizen Action and other groups oppose First Energy's efforts to shift the ownership of two power plants among its subsidiaries.