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'Coal Is on the Way Out': Study Finds Fossil Fuel Now Pricier Than Solar or Wind
Business  (tags: US, coal production, uneconomic, fossil fuels, priced out of market, solar power, wind power economy )

Evelyn
- 53 days ago - theguardian.com
Around 75% of US coal production is now more expensive than solar and wind energy in providing electricity to US households, according to a new study. "Even without major policy shift we will continue to see coal retire pretty rapidly,"
Demand BlackRock, Vanguard, and Fidelity Use Their Power to Fight Climate Change
Business  (tags: economics, financials, fund managers, fossil fuels, climate change, petitions )

Freya
- 58 days ago - actionnetwork.org
Major fund managers like BlackRock have huge power over the biggest polluters, but a terrible track record of holding these companies accountable.
No Offshore Oil Drilling!
Business  (tags: oil, fossil fuels, drilling, contamination, ecological disasters, petitions )

Freya
- 85 days ago - signherenow.org
Trump is planning to open up America's coastlines to oil drilling. This giveaway to Big Oil would devastate habitats and put coastal communities at risk for ecological disasters.
Tell Members of the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis to Sign the No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, pollution, climate change, global warming, Congress, corruption, conflict of interest, petitions )

Freya
- 123 days ago - act.climatetruth.org
The Democratic members of the newly formed Select Committee on the Climate Crisis were just announced, and so far, only one member has signed the No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge.
Make the Fossil Fuel Industry Pay for the Green New Deal
Business  (tags: Green New Deal, fossil fuels, polluters, government programs, petitions )

Freya
- 124 days ago - act.corporateaccountability.org
Through decades of deception and political interference, Big Polluters fueled, and have profited mightily from, the climate crisis. Big Polluters should pay for just solutions to mitigate and respond to its effects.
Don't Let Trump Open Our Coasts to Big Oil!
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, Big Oil, drilling, environment, contamination, pollution, petitions )

Freya
- 134 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
Opening our coasts to offshore drilling puts at risk people's health, tourism and fishing jobs, and marine life. Tell the Trump administration that for our climate, our oceans, and our communities, we must halt offshore drilling and protect our coasts.
No More Tax Dollars for Oil Expansion
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, greed, Canada, oil, subsidies, petitions )

Freya
- 147 days ago - dogwoodbc.ca
Everyday people are struggling to get ahead. Meanwhile, oil companies rake in exorbitant profits - thanks to publicly-funded handouts, tax breaks and bailouts.
Tell JP Morgan Chase Execs to Stop Funding Dirty Pipelines
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, oil, pollution, contamination, banks, petitions )

Freya
- 213 days ago - act.ran.org
Right now, Chase is considering extending extending billions in financing for dirty fossil fuel infrastructure. It's the banks that make the loans, but making the decisions behind those loans are real people we hope still have a conscience.
Tell BlackRock's CEO: Stop Funding the Climate Crisis
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, deforestation, greed, ecological destruction, petitions )

Freya
- 215 days ago - act.sierraclub.org
BlackRock is the biggest driver of climate destruction on the planet today. They are the #1 investor in new coal plant production, one of the largest investors in oil and gas, and the top investor in companies destroying the world's rainforests.
States Allow For-Profit Pipeline Companies to Seize Private Property
Business  (tags: greed, fossil fuels, injustice )

Freya
- 283 days ago - truthout.org
As the spoils of fracking and the tRump administration's pro-drilling agenda increase demand for new fossil fuel infrastructure, private oil companies are seizing private property from landowners to build oil and gas pipelines across the country.
Tell Prime Minister Trudeau: No Kinder Morgan Bailout
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, oil, waste of taxpayer money, Canada, petitions )

Freya
- 419 days ago - act.greenpeace.org
Justin Trudeau is considering a multi-billion dollar bailout to Texas oil giant Kinder Morgan. That's completely unacceptable. But if enough of us speak out now, we can stop the pipeline bailout before it's too late.
Make Big Oil Pay Its Fair Share!
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, greed, economic injustice, environmental threats, petitions )

Freya
- 467 days ago - petitions.signforgood.com
For decades, our government has bent over backward to serve the interests of Big Oil. The Interior Department even auctions off our public lands at rock-bottom prices, allowing Big Oil to stuff its pockets with profits while costing taxpayers billions.
Tell Congress: Stop Trump's Dirty, Dangerous Offshore Drilling Plan
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, pollution, contamination, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 487 days ago - act.nrdc.org
Trump and Secretary Zinke's latest handout to the oil industry is their five-year offshore drilling plan that would auction off huge swaths of the Arctic, Atlantic and Pacific Oceans and the Gulf of Mexico to private oil companies.
Woman Dragged Out of Legislative Hearing After Listing Off Oil and Gas Contributions to Fossil Fuel-Friendly Lawmakers
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, greed, pollution, corruption, drilling )

Freya
- 496 days ago - nationofchange.org
Lissa Lucas, who's campaign goal is to break the hold of fossil fuel on West Virginia politics, attended the public hearings on House Bill 4268, which would allow for the the drilling on properties with multiple owners without every owner's consent.
Samsung, Stop Fueling Climate Change
Business  (tags: fossil fuels, pollution, clean energy, renewable energy, petitions )

Freya
- 506 days ago - engage.us.greenpeace.org
This major sponsor of the upcoming Winter Olympic games in Pyeongchang, South Korea has a dirty secret - 99% of its energy comes from dirty sources like coal.
 

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