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Posted on: Jan 16, 2010, Source: Sierra Club

This is big, really, big.

Posted on: Oct 7, 2009, Source: Sierra Club

Though college life allows for leniency in the socially acceptable, coal still crosses the line.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Posted on: Dec 23, 2008, Source: Sierra Club

The hazards of coal strike again.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

Posted on: Oct 21, 2008, Source: Sierra Club

So why does the U.S. still think it could possibly be a good idea?

Posted on: Oct 9, 2008, Source: Sierra Club

Coal. It is time to kick the habit, starting with Michigan.