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ACT NOW! Tell Congress: Zero Carbon Emissions By 2050
Environment  (tags: carbon emissions, policy, US, pollution, protection, politics, climate-change, climate, environment, ecosystems, destruction, government )

Cal
- 198 days ago - signherenow.org
After the Paris talks on climate change, let's seize the momentum and build a strong national consensus on the future of energy, and begin a just transition to a renewable energy econom
Simply Breathing the Air Kills 3.3 Million People Every Year
Environment  (tags: air pollution, toxins, particles, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, US, mega-cities, Max Planck Institute for Chemistry, domestic fuels, agriculture )

Evelyn
- 374 days ago - motherjones.com
Air pollution kills 3.3 million people per year. And that number could double by 2050 if nothing is done to clean up the dangerous levels tiny particles, toxins, and ozone that blanket many countries, especially in Asia
'No Shale Gas Revolution in Europe'
Environment  (tags: shale gas, Europe, US, Jerome Ferrier, President of the International Gas Union, UK keen to develop own shale resources )

Rosie
- 481 days ago - bbc.co.uk
"You cannot duplicate (the US experience) in Europe", said Jerome Ferrier, President of the IGU. Politicians are hesitant to accept shale gas development. As a result some European countries, not least the UK. are keen to develop own shale resources.
US Unveils New Rules to Govern Fracking on Federal Lands
Environment  (tags: fracking rules, US, EPA, fracking on federal lands, environment, destruction, ecosystems, healthconditions, protection, government )

Cal
- 558 days ago - alternet.org
Announcement will affect more than 100,000 oil and gas wells on federal lands.
Tell the U.S. Senate: Don't Fast-Track Fracking PETITION
Environment  (tags: fracking, US, destruction )

Anna
- 669 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Stand up for the climate and our communities -- tell the Senate to vote "no" on this horrible bill.
U.S. Accused of Forcing EU to Accept Tar Sands Oil
Environment  (tags: tar sands oil, US, EU, dirty energy diplomacy, environment, ecosystems, energy, conservation, government )

Cal
- 804 days ago - ipsnews.net
Newly publicised internal documents suggest that U.S. negotiators are working to permanently block a landmark regulatory proposal in the European Union aimed at addressing climate change, and instead to force European countries to import particularly dirt
Save Oregon & California Wild Rivers in US From Nickel Strip Mining - Via Earthworks
Environment  (tags: US, Rivers, Salmon, Habitat, Eco-systems, Mining Industry, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 855 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
Sign to stop foreign companies who want to strip mine for nickel in the unique wild lands in Southwest Oregon and Northwest California. Sign this global petition to protect pure water rivers, native salmon, steelhead streams and botanical species.
Ban Pesticides Linked to Human Illnesses and Birth Defects in US - Force Change
Environment  (tags: Food Industry, Pesticides, Human Health, Eco-system, US, Sustainability, Petition to sign )

Victoria
- 859 days ago - forcechange.com
If agricultural employees have to wear safety suits and masks to spray food with pesticides in the field, how can it be safe to eat? Sign this global petition to ban toxic chemical pesticides and adopt environmentally friendly methods of agriculture.
The Politics of Fracking
Environment  (tags: fracking, politics, environment, US, destruction, ecosystems, research, healthconditions, government, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation )

Cal
- 963 days ago - theweek.com
Environmental agencies are studying fracking's impact on groundwater. Why do they keep delaying their findings?
Petition NRC to Revoke the Operating Licenses of Dangerous GE Mark I & Mark II Reactors ACTION US
Environment  (tags: nuclear reactors, radiation, US, GE, health, containment vents )

Nancy
- 1286 days ago - org2.democracyinaction.org
.. by majority vote (4-1), the Commissioners sided with the industry agenda for dangerous half measures that will potentially leave the downwind communities vulnerable to the uncontained releases of radioactivity in the event of an accident involving...
American Electric Power Agrees to Retire Three Coal-Fired Power Plants
Environment  (tags: pollution, healthconditions, ecosystems, US, coal fired plants, protection )

Nancy
- 1290 days ago - earthjustice.org
Collectively, a total of 2,011 megawatts (MW) of coal-fired power will retire as part of the settlement, removing almost 12 million tons of climate-disrupting carbon pollution and nearly 84,000 tons of sulfur dioxide pollution that the three coal-fired ~
Welcome to Canada Inc., A Subsidiary of the American Empire & Co.
Environment  (tags: world, pollution, environment, destruction, US, Canada, protection, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

Cal
- 1380 days ago - alternet.org
Should Canada cooperate with the US in the wholesale plundering of the world?
200-Plus Groups Urge Griljava for Next Interior Secretary
Environment  (tags: environment, Interior Secretary, US, ecosystems, globalwarming, climate-change, habitatdestruction, oceans, energy, Sustainabililty, water, weather, protection, wildlife, world )

Nancy
- 1383 days ago - biologicaldiversity.org
Congressman Grijalva's a visionary leader with the courage and practical skills to solve the long list of pressing environmental issues we face," said Kierán Suckling, the Center's executive director. "There's no better person for interior secretary than
Defend America Against Keystone XL
Environment  (tags: jobs, gas prices, property rights, Trans Canada, tar sands, ecosystems, Texas, destruction, wildlife, KeystoneXL, US, environment, habitatdestruction, government )

Nancy
- 1444 days ago - rideforrenewables.com
Keystone XL violates so many core American values, it can only be described as un-American. It is time to stop playing politics with American lives and treasure and stand up to energy giant TransCanada. Failure to confront this foreign corporation seeking
 

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