New Campaign Calls for Climate, Clean Energy Leadership from.

Sierra Club Compass

Obamas Climate Legacy and the Keystone XL Pipeline » New Campaign Calls for Climate, Clean Energy Leadership from President Obama. Today, the Sierra Club is launching a new campaign that lays out a clear roadmap for President Obama to take action on climate disruption and clean energy. As the President’s second term opens, millions of Americans are looking for real leadership on the climate crisis. a leader in clean energy.

Secretary Kerry's Solar Surge - Compass

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On Monday President Obama made it crystal clear that his Administration "will respond to the threat of climate change, knowing that the failure to do so would betray our children and future generations." international clean energy strategy. Energy Outlook.

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Correct Your Course on Natural Gas, Mr. President

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Today President Obama took several important steps down the trail towards addressing climate disruption. But when it comes to natural gas, the president is taking the wrong path. The president was exactly right when he said no single step can reverse the impacts of climate change.

After the State of the Union What the President (and We) Can Do on Climate

Celsias

Yesterday’s State of the Union address could go down as a watershed moment in America’s transition to a clean energy economy. Two years ago, the president wouldn’t mention climate change.

Hope for Youth: President Obama Tackles Climate Head-On

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By BoRa Kim, Sierra Student Coalition Executive Committee Member and Bates Energy Action Movement leader, and Quentin James, National Director of the Sierra Student Coalition. Student and youth climate leaders have been waiting for the president to take decisive action like this.

To The Next U.S. President: 100 Words for 100 Days

The Green Changemakers

president will face a nation in economic chaos, a people suffering from deepening political divisions, and a planet in desperate need of leadership on a whole host of extremely critical issues. The first hundred days of a new administration are the honeymoon, the period in which the president can present a new vision for the nation and begin to advance a new agenda. Barnstorming a world without borders, the President can begin America’s journey toward a bright green future.

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Obama's Legacy, the Climate Rally, and What It Means for Coal.

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« NCLR Releases Study about Bright Future for Latinos in the Green Jobs Sector | Main. | I've taken her to all sorts of events, because it's her future that’s at stake.and sometimes because no babysitters are available. Energy Solutions. The Cost of Energy.

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Ontario, Canada, Goes Coal-Free

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Part of a bold plan launched by former Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty in 2003 to cut pollution in the province, this is great news for everyone who loves clean air and is working to provide a safe and liveable planet for future generations. Coal Coal-Director Energy Solutions

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People's Climate March draws more than 400,000

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Among those marching were United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon, former vice president Al Gore, and New York mayor Bill de Blasio, who just announced that the city was committing to and 80 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. " "Clean energy!"

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International Support For Obama’s Climate Promises

Sierra Club Compass

These Nordic nations are the first ones to back President Obama’s plan to stop pouring money into dangerous coal projects overseas , except in rare circumstances. Coal Energy Solutions International

Another Sustainable Development Report from Abu Dhabi

Green Prophet

Abu Dhabi has been a leader in harnessing the power of the sun, clean technology and alternative sources of energy in the past few years. ” It is all part of the EAD and other companies’ efforts to push forward on renewable energy sources.

People's Climate March draws more than 400,000

Sierra Club Compass

Among those marching were United Nations secretary general Ban Ki-moon, former vice president Al Gore, and New York mayor Bill de Blasio, who just announced that the city was committing to and 80 percent reduction in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050. " "Clean energy!"

What the New Power Plant Carbon Standard Means for Coal

Sierra Club Compass

In the words of our Vice-President, this is a BFD. What does the standard do specifically, and what does it mean for the future of energy? I refuse to condemn your generation and future generations to a planet that’s beyond fixing."

University of Georgia Sierra Club Activists Win Prestigious Environmental Scholarship

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It recognizes students who exhibit future leadership potential, academic achievement, and a record of public service. Along with a small group of other students, he designed the original strategy to pressure UGA’s President and administrators to retire the campus’ aging coal-fired boiler.

Put Your Money Where Your Future Is: College Students Lead the.

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Georgia Activists Greet Obama, Keep the Pressure On » Put Your Money Where Your Future Is: College Students Lead the Way on Fossil Fuel Divestment. Posted on February 21, 2013 at 10:25 AM in Coal , Coal-Director , Energy Solutions , Health , Safe and Healthy Communities | Permalink.

Taking the Tar Sands Challenge

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Last week the president challenged America to lead the world on climate solutions. But as the president also said in his climate speech, we will not get there overnight. President Obama in the hot Washington, DC, summer sun said that, "A low-carbon, clean energy economy can be an engine of growth for decades to come." Dirty Fuels Energy Solutions Oil Tar Sands Asking American Companies to Reject the World's Dirtiest Fuel.

Loud and Clear on Climate: Latino voters, leaders…moms

Sightline Daily

And, for majorities of Latino voters, cutting climate pollution is seen as a question of fulfilling a moral duty to take care of the earth , to honor a long heritage, and to protect future generations. One of the biggest threats to his future is global warming.

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Obama defends wildlife refuge from dirty oil drilling

Green Blog

29, sending it to President Obama''s desk for a likely veto, the likelihood of their cooperation on this matter is doubtful. The President, however, challenged Congress to move on the issue. "I''m Designating ANWR as a ''wilderness'' so that we can make sure that this amazing wonder is preserved for future generations." He claimed it was an example of Obama "thumbing his nose at the citizens and [putting] Alaska and America''s energy security in serious jeopardy."

Massachusetts Promotes Electric Vehicles in Three-City Tour

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On Thursday, I joined Massachusetts energy and environmental agency leaders on a three-city tour promoting all of these topics. Last photo courtesy of John Hancock Property Management. -- Gina Coplon-Newfield is the Sierra Club's Director of Future Fleet & Electric Vehicles Initiative.

Taking the Tar Sands Challenge: Asking American Companies to Reject the World's Dirtiest Fuel

Sierra Club Compass

Last week the president challenged America to lead the world on climate solutions. But as the president also said in his climate speech, we will not get there overnight. President Obama in the hot Washington, DC, summer sun said that, "A low-carbon, clean energy economy can be an engine of growth for decades to come." Dirty Fuels Dirty Money (oil) Energy Solutions Green Fleets Green Transportation Oil Tar Sands

Massachusetts Promotes Electric Vehicles in Three-City Tour

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On Thursday, I joined Massachusetts energy and environmental agency leaders on a three-city tour promoting all of these topics. Last photo courtesy of John Hancock Property Management. -- Gina Coplon-Newfield is the Sierra Club's Director of Future Fleet & Electric Vehicles Initiative.

Don’t Just Complain, Blame, or Worry. Do Something: How You Can Take Action for a Sustainable Planet

Conservancy Talk

On November 21, 2017, President and CEO Mark Tercek gave the keynote speech at Lake Erie College’s annual Founders Day event in Painesville, Ohio. Can we have a future where people get the food, energy, and economic growth they need without sacrificing nature?

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Big Coal's Stocking Is Full of Coal - Compass

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« OPIC, Export Import Bank, and President Obama’s Climate Legacy | Main. " The Beyond Coal campaign and its coalition leaders raised the standard for what can be done to mobilize against dirty energy. Energy Solutions. The Cost of Energy. The Energy Independent.

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State of the Conservancy

Conservancy Talk

CEO and president of The Nature Conservancy, Mark Tercek, delivers the State of the Conservancy Speech Developing Our Shared Conservation Agenda I want to cover two topics in my remaining remarks. Demand for energy grows more quickly, by 60%, as more of humankind gets access to energy.

The Venus Project: Bombastic Dream or Realizable Future?

The Alien Next Door

The Alien Next Door Musings of Nina Munteanu, SF writer and Ecologist Thursday, March 19, 2009 The Venus Project: Bombastic Dream or Realizable Future? We are all writing our future. I congratulate his wish for a better future and his ability to think out of the box.

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Climate Action: What Will it Take to Avert Disastrous Climate Change?

The Green Changemakers

Neither your mayor, nor your senator, nor certainly, your president has declared a climate emergency. We’re no longer talking about future generations; it’s about us.

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10 Big, Really Hard Things We Can Do to Save the Planet

The Green Changemakers

The EDN calls for action and civic engagement toward renewable energy, sustainable consumption and green jobs … and nods to the approaching COP15. President Barack Obama's recent announcement that America must lead the charge to eliminate nuclear weapons worldwide.

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