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Report: Fossil Fuels Receive $5.3 Trillion A Year In Subsidies Worldwide
World  (tags: Subsidies, Coal, Fossil Fuels, Gas, IMF, International Monetary Fund, Oil, Pollution, Cost, Price, Tax )

Brian
- 15 hours ago - thinkprogress.org
Environmental damages from energy subsidies are large, and energy subsidy reform through efficient energy pricing is urgently needed.
In Wyoming,If You Report Animal Abuse Or Environmental Damage - You Could End Up In Prison!
Environment  (tags: government, healthconditions, humans, nature, pollution )

Dan
- 16 hours ago - goo.gl
Wyoming residents who want to protect their states beautiful natural resources and keep their families safe from harmful contaminants have been silenced.Same holds true for reporting factory farm abuses... Featured story on today's Animal News Sentinel
Planned Mega-Port in Brazil Threatens Rich Ecological Region
Environment  (tags: planned development, Brazil, environment, activism, destruction, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, habitat, politics, pollution, protection, world )

Cal
- 1 day ago - truth-out.org
Activists and local residents have brought legal action aimed at blocking the construction of a nearly 50 sq km port terminal in the Northeast Brazilian state of Bahia because of the huge environmental and social impacts it will have.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Halt Fracking During California Water Crisis
Environment  (tags: frcking frack is whack, drought, water shortage, California, government, environment, destruction, ecosystems, water, politics, pollution, protection )

Cal
- 1 day ago - forcechange.com
California is currently in the grip of one of the worst droughts on record. Years of dry seasons have pushed the environment to the brink. While residents face strict water restrictions, fracking continues to consume and contaminate millions of gallons of
Fossil Fuels Subsidised By $10m a Minute, Says IMF (With Video "Keep Fossil Fuels in the Ground")
Business  (tags: costs, pollution, IMF, subsidies, health costs, humans )

Evelyn
- 2 days ago - theguardian.com
'Shocking' revelation finds $5.3tn subsidy estimate for 2015 is greater than the total health spending of all the world's governments. The vast sum is largely due to polluters not paying the costs imposed on governments by the burning of coal, oil & gas
Scientists Conclusively Link BP Oil Spill With Unprecedented Dolphin Die-Off
Animals  (tags: U.S., Big Oil, Fossil Fuels, Biodiversity, Pollution, Louisiana )

Judy
- 3 days ago - commondreams.org
Dolphins in the spill-affected areas 'had some of the most severe lung lesions I have seen,' says scientist.
Leaking Toxic Chemicals for 10 Years? PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, pollution, protection )

Cher
- 3 days ago - takeaction.takepart.com
The Holston River in Tennessee is threatened by the release of a toxic chemical RDX from the Holston Army Ammunition Plant, putting the local water supply and the communityâEUR(TM)s health at risk.
20% Renewable Energy By 2020! TAKE ACTION NOW!
Environment  (tags: CO2emissions, climate-change, globalwarming, environment, pollution, Sustainabililty, green energy, protection, politics )

Sabine
- 3 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We urge the New Orleans City Council Utility Commission, through the Integrated Resource Plan, to mandate that Entergy New Orleans (ENO) obtain at least 20% of energy needs from renewable sources by 2020.
Congress: Support the Microbead Free Waters Act ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, protection, pollution )

Cher
- 4 days ago - secure3.convio.net
Tell your federal Representative and Senators today to support the Microbead Free Waters Act and to solve the problem of these polluting plastics.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Santa Barbara Pipeline Spill: Time for Tough Rules
Environment  (tags: LAW, OIL SPILL, ACCOUNTABLITY, environment, destruction, ecosystems, energy, protection, pollution, government )

Cal
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
The Santa Barbara pipeline spill is a tragedy, blanketing the once-pristine beaches of Refugio State Park with thick, black oil, just days before the beginning of beach season.
Tell Congress - End Wildlife-Killing Polluter Welfare Subsidies ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, pollution, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 4 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Climate change is driving threatened polar bears, coral reefs, and other animals to the brink of extinction, driving up costs from severe weather, and creating droughts across the American West.
Tell Your Senators: Protect Our Waterways ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, pollution, protection )

Cher
- 5 days ago - pennenvironment.webaction.org
We wonâEUR(TM)t be able to clean up the Susquehanna, or the rest of our waterways, unless we restore Clean Water Act protections to 49,000 miles of Pennsylvania streams. Tell your Senators to protect our waterways today.
OP-ED: Accidents, Waste and Weapons: Nuclear Power Isn't Worth the Risks
Environment  (tags: nuclear power, nonukes, Hell No, we won't glow!, follies of nuclear power, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, pollution, protection, habitatdestruction, nature, healthconditions, energy )

Cal
- 5 days ago - theecologist.org
The case for expanding nuclear energy is based on myths about its status, greenhouse gas emissions, proliferation, accidents, wastes and economics.
ACTIVISM: Seattle Flotilla Protests Shell's Arctic Drilling Plans
Environment  (tags: activism, activissts, environment, destruction, oil drilling, ecosystems, endangered, energy, protection, pollution )

Cal
- 7 days ago - reuters.com
Hundreds of activists in kayaks and small boats fanned out on a Seattle bay on Saturday to protest plans by Royal Dutch Shell to resume oil exploration in the Arctic and keep two of its drilling rigs stored in the city's port.
The Pipeline That Texans Are Freaking Out Over (Nope, Not Keystone)
Environment  (tags: pipelines, fracking, destruction, ecosystems, energy, environment, protection, pollution, humans )

Cal
- 7 days ago - motherjones.com
The industrialization of one of Texas' last holdouts against the oil and gas industry is beginning.
 

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