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Asia Loses Its Appetite for Coal
Environment  (tags: Asia, coal, coal-fired power plants, Energy & Climate Intelligence Unit, ECIU )

Judy
- 35 days ago - climatenewsnetwork.net
Many hundreds of planned coal-fired power plants in Asia will probably be shelved as economies slow and climate change and air pollution worsen.
Thousands of Planned Coal Plants, If Built, Could Doom Efforts to Contain Global Warming
Environment  (tags: climate change, carbon emissions, coal, fossil fuels, India )

Freya
- 145 days ago - alternet.org
If all the 2,440 coal plants in the pipeline were to be built, by 2030, emissions from coal power would be 400 percent higher than what is consistent with a 2°C pathway, says the "Coal Gap" report, which was released in Paris on Tuesday.
Urma Goes for Coal But at What Cost in Pollution, Disease and Land Grabs?
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, coal, healthconditions, environment, destruction, ecosystems, government )

Cal
- 180 days ago - theecologist.org
The president of Burma has decided that coal is the way to future wealth and prosperity
Tell the U.S. Surface Transportation Board: Reject the Dirty Coal-Hauling Tongue River Railroad
Environment  (tags: petitions, coal, fossil fuel, activism, Montana, energy )

Freya
- 269 days ago - act.credoaction.com
We need to step in right now to help activists in Montana put the final nail in the coffin for a climate-polluting, dirty coal project they've been fighting for years.
Urge the Victorian Government to Cancel All Coal Permits to Help Stop Climate Change
Environment  (tags: victoria, australia, government, Tony Abbott, coal, climate, environment, CO2emissions, globalwarming, green, pollution )

Scooby
- 304 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Four new licences to explore for coal in Victoria have been approved by the new state government, according to a report in the Sydney Morning Herald.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Applaud Country for Divesting From Coal
Environment  (tags: coal, divestment, good news, Norway, protection, environment, energy, politics, healthconditions, world )

Cal
- 327 days ago - forcechange.com
Praise the Parliament of Norway for selling coal-related investments.
TAKE ACTION: Tell Congress: Pass the ACHE Act and End Mountaintop Removal Mining.
Environment  (tags: coal, Appalachia, diesel pollution )

Dogan
- 385 days ago - act.credoaction.com
The coal industry is waging a war on Appalachia, detonating millions of pounds of diesel fuel and explosives daily to rip the top off of mountains and access seams of coal contained within.
Close the Coal Loopholes PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, coal, destruction )

Anna
- 388 days ago - wg.convio.net
Ultimately, coal needs to be kept in the ground so that our nation can transition to cleaner energy and meaningfully combat climate change. Closing coal loopholes is a critical step forward in that direction.
Take Action to Move Massachusetts Beyond Coal PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, coal, Massachusetts, destruction )

Anna
- 487 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Send a message to Dominion Energy CEO, Tom Farrell to tell him to stop burning coal in Massachusetts and invest in energy efficiency and clean energy.
Say NO to Out-of-State Coal! PETITION
Environment  (tags: environment, coal, destruction )

Anna
- 507 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Please tell TEP to say NO to dirty out-of-state coal at the San Juan Generating Station and Mine by adding your name to the petition below.
Will China's Great Fracking Leap Help It Wean Off Coal?
Environment  (tags: fracking, frack is whack, coal, China, energy, destruction, ecosystems, environment, pollution, healthconditions, water, world, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 590 days ago - snip.ly
Fracking technology has crossed over from the fields of Pennsylvania and Texas to the mountains of Sichuan, but so have risks and consequences,
Bad News for Obama: Fracking May Be Worse Than Burning Coal
Environment  (tags: fracking, methane, coal, study, environment, pollution )

Cal
- 601 days ago - motherjones.com
New science shows that thanks to methane leaks, gas won't work as a "bridge fuel."
Oregon Blocks Coal Exports to China
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, coal, coal exports, protection, politics, environment, conservation, ecosystems, government, GoodNews )

Cal
- 618 days ago - takepart.com
Plans to build coal terminals in the Pacific Northwest are biting the dust.
Peak Coal: Why the Industry's Dominance May Soon Be Over
Environment  (tags: coal, energy, Big Caol, world, pollution, ecosystems, environment, destruction, water )

Cal
- 677 days ago - e360.yale.edu
The coal industry has achieved stunning growth in the last decade, largely due to increased demand in China. But big changes in China's economy and its policies are expected to put an end to coal's big boom.
Majority Of Americans Want Obama's Carbon Rules For Coal Plants, Poll Finds
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, Coal, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, energy, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, nature, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 702 days ago - thinkprogress.org
Americans as a whole support putting strict regulations on the amount of carbon dioxide emitted from existing coal-fired power plants in order to fight global warming and improve public health, a Yale University poll released Thursday showed.
 

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