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Tell India- Choose Tigers Over Coal ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: animals, tigers, coal, destruction, environment, habitat, protection, wildlife )

- 1622 days ago -
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 )

- 1643 days ago -
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 )

- 1695 days ago -
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 )

- 1703 days ago -
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 )

- 1707 days ago -
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
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 )

- 1753 days ago -
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 )

- 1860 days ago -
Environmentalists and a growing number of financial experts say that alarm over global warming may halt the seemingly inevitable rise of the coal industry.
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 )

- 1985 days ago -
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
TAKE ACTION NOW! Colorado Roadless Forest Again Threatened By Bulldozers, Coal Mine
Environment  (tags: ecosystems, destruction, environment, corporate greed, coal, pollution, habitat, habitatdestruction, conservation, nature, wildlife, protection, trees, forests )

- 2150 days ago -
Earlier this year--and with your help--we halted a plan by one of the country's biggest coal companies to turn a Colorado roadless area into a network of bulldozed roads and drill holes.But the coal company is back, and the U.S. Forest Service is ready to r
Urgent: Send a Message to Stop the Destruction ACTION
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, Australia, coal, destruction, environment, wildlife, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

- 2151 days ago -
The project is part of Gina Rinehart's plan to export millions of tonnes of coal from the untapped Galilee Basin. And unless we act, the terminal - which would result in millions of tonnes of dredging, threaten a turtle breeding ground and send hundreds
Coal Industry Pays Fake Activists $50 to Wear Pro-Coal Shirts at Public Hearing
Environment  (tags: Coal, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, environment, globalwarming, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution )

- 2186 days ago -
Apparently unable to find real activists, the coal industry paid astroturfers $50 to wear pro-coal t-shirts at an Environmental Protection Agency hearing yesterday.
Pledge to Stop Doing Business With Bank of America ! PLEASE SIGN ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, destruction, habitat, coal, banks, protection )

- 2223 days ago -
Bank of America is the #1 financiers of the coal industry AND the #1 forecloser on American homes.
Keep Up The Fight To Stop Mountaintop Removal Mining! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: mountains, mining, coal, destruction, conservation, environment, globalwarming, habitat, healthconditions, nature, pollution, protection, wildlife )

- 2241 days ago -
Late last week, siding with the coal industry, a federal court overturned the Environmental Protection Agency's veto of one of the most disastrous and destructive mountaintop removal mines in U.S. history, the Spruce No. 1 Mine in West Virginia.
No Exemptions for National Park-Polluting Coal Plants! TAKE ACTION!
Environment  (tags: coal, environment, conservation, destruction, healthconditions, protection, wildlife, pollution )

- 2253 days ago -
On December 23, 2011 the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) issued a proposal that would exempt hundreds of outdated coal-fired power plants in the eastern U.S. from installing modern pollution controls deemed necessary to protect air quality in
Save the Great Barrier Reef From Coal ACTION
Environment  (tags: Great Barrier Reef, Australia, coal, destruction, environment )

- 2271 days ago -
It looks like major industrial projects in the World Heritage area may be approved by our governments before they've finished their strategic assessment! We must ensure this doesn't happen - these projects should not get approval while the assessment...

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