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Wind & Solar Are Cheaper than Coal! & They Save the Planet!

Ken Regelson says there is hope, as wind (1.7 cents per KWH) and solar cost much less than coal, and there are great advances in storage:  new batteries, pumping water uphill, running weighted trains uphill, heating up molten salt and storing it to produce steam, compressing air. …. People, cities, and companies can save lots […]

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James Hansen says “Act to Save the World from Climate Change”

In Jeff Goodell’s Rolling Stone article, James Hansen says we need a new political party that takes no money from lobbyists, and we need a carbon tax on fossil fuels that is distributed back to the people.  Further, he says we need to improve our forestry and agricultural practices in order to take carbon out […]

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Activists Shut Down UK’s Largest Coal Mine

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Youth Win Against Oil, Gas, and Coal in Washington

A court ordered the state of Washington to create regulations to prevent global warming.  link

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Movie on Civil Disobedience to Stop Global Warming

See the movie “Disobedience”  on 5-5-16 in boulder at 7:30 at Alfalfas grocery (link to local showing).    It is about the protests  to break free of oil, gas, and coal.  See the movie online.

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Young People Sue US over Public Trust Duty to Protect Youth & Future Generations

A  Public  Trust article claims that government has a duty to protect “life, liberty, and property”.  “Under the “public trust doctrine,” governments must manage the vital natural resources on which human well-being depends for the benefit of all present and future generations. Governments have no right to authorize their destruction to the detriment of constitutional […]

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Links to Exxon Knew Climate Change Was Happening

InsideClimate News     LA Times LA times in Dec Attorneys- General investgate Exxon.

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Films on Communities Moving to Renewable Energy

Film maker will show  and discuss 2 short films about renewables here in Boulder at the Boulder Public Library on Monday, 4-25-16,   from 6 to 7:45 pm.  Refreshments   at 5:45.  Films you can watch online. SP 7: From Paris to New York Very few states in the U.S. have started to transform their […]

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Teach-In on Fracking, Oil Spills, and Climate Change

On Saturday 4-23-16 from 9 to 5, fascinating speakers will be at CU Math 100 from 9 am to 5 pm.  Antonia Juhasz  (live) wrote books about oil and Bush.  Cornell professor Ingrafffea  found that natural gas wells and pipelines leak at a high rate. TEACH IN:  Featuring (live via skype) Professor Anthony Ingraffea, one of […]

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Movie About Exxon Ads & PR to Deny Climate Change

There is a free showing at 6 pm Friday April 22 in Math 110 on the CU campus tonight.  Merchants of Doubt  shows how oil companies paid PR people and thinktanks to lie and say that it wasn’t happening, and  if it was, then they didn’t cause it, and if they did cause it, then […]

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