This article discusses the resistance to a solar facility in Spotsylvania County, VA. It will be the 5th largest solar project in the country, and is facing a lot of local resistance.
The turnout of about 300 people for the public hearing at the Holbert Building was the most for […]Continue reading
This article discusses Imperial Beach, California, sueing fossil-fuel companies over sea-level rise. Mayor Serge Dedina wants the companies to pay the costs of moving schools and roads to higher ground.
Dedina wants the companies most responsible for global warming to help pay for these costs. So last year, Imperial Beach and two […]Continue reading
This article discusses when a killer climate catastrophe struck the world’s oceans. The worst extinction in Earth’s history offers chilling predictions for the planet’s future—and for humanity’s efforts to keep climate doom at bay. We are heading down that path.
Identifying a killer can be difficult when it seems like […]Continue reading
Report: Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: shaping the health of nations for centuries to come
This article discusses the 2018 report of the Lancet Countdown on health and climate change: shaping the health of nations for centuries to come.
The Lancet Countdown: tracking progress on health and climate change was established to provide an independent, global monitoring system dedicated to tracking the health dimensions of […]Continue reading
This article discusses Bad News for Governor Northam – Pipeline Opposition Is NOT Going Away!
By saying he did not have a position on the Atlantic Coast and Mountain Valley Pipelines over the months since his election and while a candidate, Governor Northam apparently thought that if he sat tight long […]Continue reading
This article discusses an interview with Elizabeth Warren.
Elizabeth Warren has a huge following. But as the Massachusetts senator prepares for a likely presidential run, there are growing questions about what she would do to address the world’s mounting climate crisis.
The problem in the eyes of climate activists isn’t her […]Continue reading
Two Numbers: Atlantic Coast Pipeline Would More than Double Dominion Energy Virginia’s Current Carbon Pollution
This article discusses 2 numbers and they show that the Atlantic Coast Pipeline would more than double Dominion Energy Virginia’s current carbon pollution.
24 million tons per year, total current carbon emissions from Dominion’s existing Virginia based power plants in 2018
30 million tons per year, carbon pollution from the Atlantic Coast Pipeline
This article discusses how US coal consumption has dropped to lowest level since 1979.
Americans are consuming less coal in 2018 than at any time since Jimmy Carter’s presidency, a federal report said Tuesday, as cheap natural gas and other rival sources of energy frustrate the Trump administration’s pledges to revive […]Continue reading
This article discusses The Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change. It isn’t a technology – it’s a forest. Forests are the most powerful and efficient carbon-capture system on the planet.
The latest IPCC report does not mince words about the state of our planet: we must act now to achieve global change at […]Continue reading
This article discusses a proposal called the “Green New Deal”. With a Green New Deal, here’s what the world would look like for the next generation.
That’s the world a “Green New Deal” could build, and what a number of representatives and activists are pushing Congress to help set into […]Continue reading