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Climate Change Induced Heat Wave Sparks Riots in India
Environment  (tags: climate-change, Heat Wave, Rioting, India, Global Problem, Fossil Fuels, Pollution, Weather, Water, World, globalwarming, healthconditions, habitat, humans )

Betsy
- 44 days ago - earthfirstjournal.org
Under relentless heat, India is reaching the breaking point. As the country tries to keep cool, the power grid is failing. Rioting protesters in the north of the country set fire to electricity substations last weekend and held power workers hostage.
URGENT: Stand With Harvard Students Sitting-in RIGHT NOW! ACTION
Environment  (tags: Harvard sit-in, fossil fuels, wildlife, water, environment, ecosystems, habitatdestruction )

Nancy
- 89 days ago - act.energyactioncoalition.org
Over 72% of students at Harvard support divesting from fossil fuels and just two weeks ago over 100 faculty joined the campaign by releasing a public letter to President Faust. The dozens of students sitting-in are showing the sort of courage and leaders-
Take Action: 30 ACTIONS IN SOLIDARITY WITH MI'KMAQ ANTI-FRACKING PROTEST!
Environment  (tags: Take Action, direct action, organize, sign petition, donate, participate, #fracking, #banfracking, natural gas, fossil fuels, #dirtyenergy, #idlenomore, #resist, First Nations, Mi'kMaq people )

Brian
- 283 days ago - idlenomore.ca
Our Mi'kmaq relatives need our support. Members of the Elsipogtog First Nation and supporters of the Anti-Shale, Anti-Fracking Nonviolent Action in New Brunswick (Canada)
Take Action: Mr. President, Public Lands Are NOT For Fracking
Environment  (tags: Take Action, sign the petition, fracking, public lands, President Obama, corporate agenda, fossil fuels, gas, #climatechanged, #dirtyenergy, #nofracking )

Brian
- 342 days ago - act.forecastthefacts.org
As part of his "all of the above" energy policy, Pres. Obama has stated that fracked natural gas "can provide not only safe cheap power, but it can only help reduce our carbon emissions. Let the President know you oppose fracking on public lands.
Greenland's Ice Sheets Disappearing Faster Than Predicted.
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, dirty energy, fossil fuels, emissions, carbon dioxide, environment, pollution, wild fires, soot, Greenland, glaciers, thawing, Jason Box )

Brian
- 362 days ago - rollingstone.com
One more sign that the climate change catastrophe is not some future event; it's already here and taking us into uncharted territory.
Every Plant And Tree Is Dead: The Alberta Tar Sands Wastewater Spill
Environment  (tags: tar sands, pipeline, rupture, wastewater, toxic, fossil fuels, climate change, contaminant, dead zone, spill, Alberta, Canada, 2.5 million gallons )

Brian
- 409 days ago - theglobeandmail.com
The 2.5 million gallons of toxic tar sands wastewater that spilled in Alberta has devastated the environment and created a dead zone.
Ganges, Nile and Amazon Seen Suffering More Floods From Warming
Environment  (tags: climate change, global warming, dirty energy, fossil fuels, emissions, flooding, Ganges, river, India, Amazon, South America )

Brian
- 413 days ago - trust.org
As man-made climate change accelerates, flooding will become more common in many regions around the earth.
Tell Secretary Moniz: Timeout on LNG Exports ACTION US
Environment  (tags: lng, natural gas, fossil fuels, environment, healthconditions, ecosystems, habitatdestruction, wildlife, water )

Nancy
- 421 days ago - secure.sierraclub.org
Tell Secretary Moniz that we strongly encourage him to wait to make any decisions on authorizing LNG exports until he has fully considered the consequences these dirty and dangerous fossil fuel processes have on our health, environment and economy.
What Price Will the U.S. Pay for Energy Independence?
Environment  (tags: animals, climate-change, CO2emissions, conservation, destruction, ecosystems, endangered, environment, energy, fossil fuels, globalwarming, government, greenhousegases, habitatdestruction, healthconditions, pollution, protection, Sustainabililty )

Kit
- 456 days ago - livinggreenmag.com
Move over OPEC, North America is about to become a net exporter of oil. At least that's the supposed good news from the International Energy Agency's latest outlook.
ExxonMobil Pipeline Bursts On Blackfeet Reservation in Montana   video
Environment  (tags: oil spill, pipelinebreach, tar sands, Blackfeet Reservation, toxic contamination, poisoned earth, poisoned water, oil, fossil fuels, climate change, ExxonMobil, indigenous rights, First Nations, apitalism, profit vs human survival, people vs corporations )

Brian
- 472 days ago - youtube.com
Is it any surprise that Big Oil and Big Media co-conspire to hide these disasters from the public? This massive oil spill has contaminated the Cutbank River. Exxon has apparently done much less than possible to even begin to clean up the site.
Burning Up This Planet
Environment  (tags: climate change, industrialization, capitalism, fossil fuels, nuclear, dirty energy, mindless consumerism, globalization, "free" trade, exploitation, workers, resources, wars, imperialism )

Brian
- 481 days ago - socialistworker.org
Global capitalism is the root of the environmental devastation that is happening all around us.
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
- 516 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
- 518 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."
 

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