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Obama's Carbon-Capture Plan For Coal Plants Has Dirty Trade-Off; Oil Production
Environment  (tags: Carbon dioxide, oil, coal, dirty trade off, USA, energy, destruction, pollution, Sustainabililty, green, environment )

Marie
- 114 days ago - m.huffpost.com
But once the carbon is stripped away, it will be used to do something that is not so green at all.
Tell India- Choose Tigers Over Coal ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, tigers, coal, destruction, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

Cher
- 126 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
We ask the Prime Minister of India to immediately put a stop on its coal program that is destroying the forests and polluting the environment they depend on for survival. Protect the designated zones that have been set aside to help them breed
UK Announces End of Public Financing for Coal
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, CO2emissions, destruction, coal, climate-change, protection, pollution, GoodNews, government, greenhousegases, green, world )

Cal
- 147 days ago - ecowatch.com
At the Warsaw Climate Change Conference (COP 19) this morning, UK climate secretary Ed Davey announced that the UK would end international financing for coal projects except in exceptional circumstances.
Coal Railway Could Cause 'Ecological Disaster' in Indonesian Borneo, Warn Environmentalists
Environment  (tags: habitat, habitatdestruction, coal, Borneo, world, environment, destruction, ecosystems, humans, pollution, protection, politics, government, greenhousegases, green )

Cal
- 198 days ago - news.mongabay.com
Activists have urged the Indonesian government to cancel or reassess plans to build a 148-kilometer coal railway in Indonesian Borneo, claiming the project will be an "ecological disaster" that will destroy watersheds and lead to increased coal exploitat
President Obama to Press for Tougher Restrictions on Coal Power Plants
Environment  (tags: coal, politics, obama, pollution, greenhousegases, environment, destruction, energy, ecosystems, healthconditions, humans )

Cal
- 207 days ago - csmonitor.com
The president will push forward strict regulations on coal-powered energy that will require plants to limit emissions.
In Australia, An Uphill Battle To Rein in the Power of Coal
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, coal, legal challenges, Earth Justice, pollution, radia-active, humans, protection, CO2emissions, world )

Cal
- 211 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Australia is the world's second-largest exporter of coal, thanks to huge markets in China, Japan, and other Asian countries. Environmentalists have been struggling to scale back the nation's coal boom, but the recent election of a conservative prime minis
Victory! Activists Stop Coal Strip Mine Stopped In Tennessee
Environment  (tags: Coal, victory, activists, Tennesee, Clear Fork Mine, Kopper Glo Mining LLC, strip mining, application withdrawn, fossil fuel, dirty energy, climate change, pollution, toxic, #nocoal, #dirtycoal )

Brian
- 241 days ago - popularresistance.org
Large Surface Coal Mine in Claiborne County stopped. The parent company withdrew its state application to strip mine for coal.
Precedent Setting Lawsuit Challenges Taxpayer Financing of Coal Exportsg the Fe
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, environment, coal, legal challenges, Earth Justice, pollution, radia-active, humans, protection, CO2emissions )

Cal
- 256 days ago - ecowatch.com
Environmental groups filed the first ever lawsuit on Wednesday challenging the federal government's financing for the export of Appalachian coal from the U.S
Will Global Coal Boom Go Bust As Climate Concerns Increase?
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, conservation, energy, COAL, coal, nature, politics, pollution, protection, world )

Cal
- 363 days ago - e360.yale.edu
Environmentalists and a growing number of financial experts say that alarm over global warming may halt the seemingly inevitable rise of the coal industry.
100% of Electric Capacity Added in U.S. Last Month Was Renewable
Environment  (tags: energy, electric capacity, megawatts, 100%, renewable, clean energy, clean energy vs dirty energy, fossil fuels, oil, coal, natural gas, climate change, environment, destruction, extinction, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission )

Brian
- 413 days ago - grist.org
"That's right: Every single megawatt of new generating capacity added in the U.S. last month was renewable. Every single one."
Take Action: Tell Idaho Power: Don't Keep Idaho Hooked on Dirty Coal
Environment  (tags: Take Action, Sign the Petition, Idaho Power, Coal, Fossil Fuels, Dirty Energy, Climate Change, Toxins, Pollutants, air, water, environment, Idaho )

Brian
- 415 days ago - act.credoaction.com
"As the damage and threat from climate change continue increasing, Idaho Power wants to make Idaho families foot the bill for $500 million in upgrades to two dirty coal plants in Wyoming and Nevada, keeping Idaho hooked on dirty coal for decades."
ACTION ALERT: LET CONGRESS KNOW: HANDS OFF OUR ENVIRONMENTAL PROGRAMS
Environment  (tags: action alert, sign the petition, environmental programs, budget talks, fiscal cliff, republicans, austerity, obama, democrats, dirty energy, coal, oil, natural gas, tax breaks, environment, programs, funding, cut )

Brian
- 484 days ago - soe.salsalabs.com
"Congress could reach a deal on the national budget crisis soon. But if Big Oil and Big Coal get their way, funding for some of our most important environmental programs could get slashed, all while dirty energy companies keep getting unfair tax breaks."
TAKE ACTION NOW! Tell Bank of America's Chairman of the Board: Stop Funding Coal!
Environment  (tags: coal, Bank of America, protection, pollution, healthconditions, humans, environment, destruction, habitat, habitatdestruction, nature )

Cal
- 489 days ago - ran.org
Over the past 2 years, Bank of America has invested more than 6.4 billion dollars in coal. Bank of America is the biggest underwriter of the coal industry - bankrolling mountaintop removal coal mining that is devastating communities in Appalachia.Please s
NASA Climate Expert James Hansen: The Future Is Now--and It Is Hot
Environment  (tags: climate change, government inaction, corporate corruption, pollution, fossil fuels, addiction, oil, tar sands, pipeline, coal, natural gas, disasters, hurricane Sandy, Katrina, droughts, floods, heat, crop loss, rising oceans, acidification )

Brian
- 506 days ago - yesmagazine.org
"Climate change is already increasing the likelihood of weather extremes--like the droughts and heat waves like we've seen in recent years--according to a new report by one of NASA's top climate scientists."
Scoping Process for Coal Export Terminal Has Started
Environment  (tags: coal, fossil fuel, climate change, environment, planet, gateway pacific terminal, cherry point, coal exports )

Brian
- 564 days ago - islandssounder.com
The scoping process for Gateway Pacific Terminal at Cherry Point began on Sept. 24. If approved, the terminal will become the biggest coal export site in North America sending ships close to our shores, through transits lanes surrounding our islands.
 

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