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‘Hard to Imagine Worse Idea’: Biden to Resume Fossil Fuel Leases on Public Lands and Waters

Posted by on August 18, 2021 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
‘Hard to Imagine Worse Idea’: Biden to Resume Fossil Fuel Leases on Public Lands and Waters

Climate groups are expressing deep concern following an Interior Department announcement, Monday that the Biden administration will resume oil and gas drilling leases on public lands and waters #FossilFuels #ClimateEmergency

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‘Fossil Fuel Exit Strategy’ Shows Transition to Renewable Future Totally Doable

Posted by on June 11, 2021 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
‘Fossil Fuel Exit Strategy’ Shows Transition to Renewable Future Totally Doable

Ditching fossil fuels in favor of renewable energy in order to keep warming below the 1.5ºC threshold is both “necessary and technically feasible.” #RenewableEnergy #FossilFuelExit

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Fossil Fuel Industry Could Face $25 Trillion Collapse Due to Clean Tech, Climate Policies, and Covid-19 Pandemic

Posted by on June 5, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
Fossil Fuel Industry Could Face $25 Trillion Collapse Due to Clean Tech, Climate Policies, and Covid-19 Pandemic

A new Carbon Tracker report warns competition with renewables, government climate policies, and the coronavirus pandemic could cause future profits from fossil fuels to fall by $25 trillion. #fossilfuel

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New Program Set to Fight for ‘Electricity Future That Works for People and the Planet’

Posted by on January 28, 2020 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
New Program Set to Fight for ‘Electricity Future That Works for People and the Planet’

The Center for Biological Diversity on Monday rolled out a new program to push back against the nation’s community- and wildlife-harming energy system that the climate advocacy group says is based on fossil fuels and a “centralized monopoly on power.” #ecofriendly

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Because ‘Fossil Fuel Industry Doesn’t Care,’ Scores Arrested in Attempt to Shut Down New England Coal Plant

Posted by on September 30, 2019 in Activism, Conscious Living with 0 Comments
Because ‘Fossil Fuel Industry Doesn’t Care,’ Scores Arrested in Attempt to Shut Down New England Coal Plant

Those who risked arrest at the Merrimack Station in Bow, New Hampshire attempted to enter the coal-fired plant via a set of train tracks and carried buckets with them in order to—at least symbolically—remove as much coal from the site as possible. #activism #bucketbybucket

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The Sacred Movement That Is Healing the Planet

The Sacred Movement That Is Healing the Planet

The non-violent resistance of Indigenous water protectors against the Dakota Access Pipeline at Standing Rock has inspired a movement of ‘sacred activism,’ rooting political action in spiritual reconnection.

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100% Renewable Energy is Within Our Reach

Posted by on April 23, 2018 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
100% Renewable Energy is Within Our Reach

America’s twisted politics may slow the transition to renewables, but other countries are now pushing the pace. In July of 2017, for instance, the Chinese announced that Qinghai Province—a territory the size of Texas—had gone a week relying on 100% renewable energy, a test of grid reliability designed to show that the country could continue its record-breaking pace of wind and solar installation.

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Exxon Fined $2M for ‘Reckless Disregard’ of Sanctions During Tillerson Era

Posted by on July 24, 2017 in Environment, Environmental Hazards with 0 Comments
Exxon Fined $2M for ‘Reckless Disregard’ of Sanctions During Tillerson Era

Gigi Kellet of Corporate Accountability International says, “it’s time for Rex Tillerson to step down or be removed.” Here’s why.

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It’s Finally Happening: Solar Becoming Cheapest Form Of Electricity Production Globally

Posted by on December 25, 2016 in Eco-Friendly, Environment with 0 Comments
It’s Finally Happening: Solar Becoming Cheapest Form Of Electricity Production Globally

New statistics from Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) released show that solar has become a cheaper form of electricity production than wind power, and is also out-competing coal and natural gas for the first time. It appears that global energy markets are set to undergo a major transformation as the world begins to finally shift to energy that is both affordable and renewable.

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Watch Mark Ruffalo’s Inspirational Message to Humanity

Posted by on December 20, 2016 in Activism, Conscious Living, Thrive with 0 Comments
Watch Mark Ruffalo’s Inspirational Message to Humanity

In this inspirational, 2-minute video, activist and Academy Award nominated actor Mark Ruffalo shares his positive vision of the future with TYT’s Emma Vigeland, including: “We are on the precipice of what could be the Golden Age of humanity.”

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15 Women Who Are Bravely Resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline (And Why They’re Doing It)

Posted by on October 31, 2016 in Environment with 0 Comments
15 Women Who Are Bravely Resisting the Dakota Access Pipeline (And Why They’re Doing It)

Water is the element of the feminine, so it seems right that a band of women are fighting the industrial destruction of the water on their lands.

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