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Senator Murkowski Teams Up Wth Energy Lobbyists to Derail the Regulation of Global Warming Pollution
Posted on: Jan 16, 2010, Source: Sierra Club
This is big, really, big.
Coal is Too Dirty Even for College -- New Campaign Targets Polluting Schools
Posted on: Oct 7, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
Though college life allows for leniency in the socially acceptable, coal still crosses the line.
Mixed Bag on Coal Mining Decision from Obama Administration
Posted on: Jun 15, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
Without a significant change in policy, mining companies will continue to destroy our mountains and bury our streams on Obama's watch.
Help Stop the Coal Industry's Desperate Attempts to Thwart Change on Global Warming
Posted on: May 18, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
You now have the chance to counter the fear mongering by demonstrating that Americans want strong action on global warming.
EPA: Carbon Dioxide Endangers Human Health
Posted on: Apr 20, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
Now there is no longer a question of if or even when the U.S. will act on global warming.
South Carolina Stands Up to Big Coal
Posted on: Feb 2, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
SC is on the front lines of global warming, so it is no surprise that a coalition has formed against the latest planned coal-fired power plant there.
South Dakota Coal Plant Blocked: Sign of a New EPA?
Posted on: Jan 26, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
The first major coal-plant decision since Obama took office is a welcome signal that things are changing.
Holding TVA's Feet to the Fire in Coal Ash Spill
Posted on: Jan 6, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
It was a tragedy of epic proportions, and this massive spill reminds us that coal is not clean, and coal is not cheap.
Dynegy Abandons Plans for 5 New Coal Plants
Posted on: Jan 2, 2009, Source: Sierra Club
Dynegy is recognizing that new coal plants are an economic mistake and the wrong direction for their shareholders and the country.
The TVA Coal Ash Impoundment Spill ... Another Risk of Coal
Posted on: Dec 23, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
The hazards of coal strike again.
Coal Plants: The Next Round of Subprime Loans?
Posted on: Dec 13, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
Even as banks are struggling to stay afloat they are still investing in the losing business of coal plants.
Duke Energy Gets Slammed on Mercury Emissions
Posted on: Dec 5, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
Even the greenest of coal groups, Duke Energy isn't even taking basic steps to control harmful emissions like toxic mercury.
Wanted: A New Slogan for Coal
Posted on: Nov 21, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
Help take on the dirty coal industry's "clean coal" lies, by coming up with a new slogan for coal.
States Get Creative To Limit Coal Plants, But it's Not Enough
Posted on: Nov 14, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
If one state is making great strides other states' inactivity or further use of coal-fired power plants can negate that work.
Voters Not Conned By Coal
Posted on: Nov 10, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
When the votes were counted, McCain lost critical coal-producing states he hoped to win over with his last-minute coal blitz.
How the Government Is Helping Mining Companies Destroy Our Water
Posted on: Oct 23, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
The last remaining legal impediment to devastating mountaintop removal coal mining is now just one step away from being abolished.
China Sees the Light, Drops Coal-To-Liquid Plans
Posted on: Oct 21, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
So why does the U.S. still think it could possibly be a good idea?
A Nasty, Four-Letter Word for Our Energy Crisis
Posted on: Oct 9, 2008, Source: Sierra Club
Coal. It is time to kick the habit, starting with Michigan.
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