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Freya H. (340)
Saturday August 30, 2014, 9:38 pm
Big Fossil Fuel, of course, will fight this tooth and nail. They'll grease politicians' palms, get their spin doctors and sock puppets yapping away, run TV ads and put up billboards touting how coal is good. But coal is limited, and no matter which way you slice it, we will have to ditch coal - and the sooner, the better.

Past Member (0)
Saturday August 30, 2014, 10:41 pm
The world needs to move away from carbon based fuel as quickly as possible. The problem is renewable energy sources such as solar and wind don't even begin to come close to meeting energy demands. If the world is going to have clean, zero carbon energy, then it is going to have to develop next generation nuclear on a large scale across the planet. Please see:

MmAWAY M. (483)
Sunday August 31, 2014, 3:01 am
Thanks Christeen. "Thank you, now spread the work" This is only 42% complete

MmAWAY M. (483)
Sunday August 31, 2014, 3:02 am
Oops "WORD"

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Sunday August 31, 2014, 4:05 am
Couldn't load the article-will try again.

Cheryl Hughes (86)
Sunday August 31, 2014, 7:38 am
Thank You Christine!! "Thank you, now spread the work" This is only 42% complete

Birgit W. (155)
Sunday August 31, 2014, 10:41 am
Thank you Christeen.

Catrin NoForwardsPlease (185)
Sunday August 31, 2014, 6:20 pm
Thanks Christeen !

Judith C. (159)
Sunday August 31, 2014, 11:25 pm

AniMae C. (480)
Monday September 1, 2014, 4:26 am
Thank you for pledging to reduce your carbon footprint!
2,159 pledges

Thanx Christeen

Mary T. (339)
Tuesday September 2, 2014, 9:50 pm
thank you Christeen - shared, noted & took the pledge to cut my carbon footprint

Barbara V. (204)
Saturday September 6, 2014, 12:43 am
Signed & Noted, Thank you

Ed V. (196)
Saturday September 6, 2014, 1:05 am
Pledged & Noted, Thanks
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