Category Archives: Climate Change

Breaking: Citizens Block Coal Train with Civil Disobedience

April 13, 2014 http://blueskiesmt.com/missoulaactionrelease/

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IPCC report: Climate needs swift shift to clean energy

Wendy Koch, USA TODAY 1:43 p.m. EDT April 13, 2014 http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/nation/2014/04/13/ipcc-report-touts-clean-energy/7593073/

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Shell, Adidas, And 70 Other Companies Call On Governments To Cap Carbon At 1 Trillion Tons

BY ARI PHILLIPSON   Climate Progress   APRIL 8, 2014 http://thinkprogress.org/climate/2014/04/08/3424041/companies-one-trillion-tons-carbon-cap/

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UN – climate ‘perfect storm’ is already here. Time to slay Zombie Big Oil

By Dr Nafeez Ahmed Business as usual is planetary suicide, but the ‘incumbency’ plans profit at cost of planet. Thing is, they’re already dead http://www.theguardian.com/environment/earth-insight/2014/apr/03/ipcc-un-climate-change-perfect-storm-zombie-oil

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Latest look at the Lawrence Livermore graph that tells you everything you need to know about America’s energy use

  http://www.treehugger.com/energy-efficiency/latest-look-lawrence-livermore-graph-tells-you-everything-you-need-know-about-americas-energy-use.html

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The biggest lease holder in Canada’s oil sands isn’t Exxon Mobil or Chevron. It’s the Koch brothers.

BY STEVEN MUFSON AND JULIET EILPERIN March 20 at 11:59 am http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2014/03/20/the-biggest-land-owner-in-canadas-oil-sands-isnt-exxon-mobil-or-conoco-phillips-its-the-koch-brothers/

Posted in Climate Change, Tar Sands

Pittsburg Defense Council Community Meeting March 20th

Help Stop WesPac! March 20, 2014 at 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm Yacht Club, 3 Marina Blvd, Pittsburg, CA http://pittsburgdc.org Find out more and meet other concerned residents. Food will be served!

Posted in Climate Change, Come to Meetings, Danger! Crude-by-Rail, Fracking, Shell, Tar Sands, Tesoro

FBI Held 2012 Strategy Meeting with TransCanada, Industry Partners BY ADAM FEDERMAN, Contributing Editor, Earth Island Journal – MARCH 13, 2014 Agency officials refuse to discuss “politicized and controversial” issue http://www.earthisland.org/journal/index.php/elist/eListRead/fbi_held_2012_strategy_meeting_with_transcanada_industry_partners/

Posted in Climate Change, Refineries, Tar Sands

Greenland Ice Melt ‘Accelerating,’ Climate Change Awakens ‘Sleeping Giant’ By Philip Ross on March 16 2014 5:45 PM

http://www.ibtimes.com/greenland-ice-melt-accelerating-climate-change-awakens-sleeping-giant-1561707

Posted in Climate Change, Sea Level Rise, SF Bay Delta

ABC News: Thousands rally at Capitol to protest fracking

http://www.news10.net/story/news/politics/2014/03/15/thousands-rally-at-fracking-protest/6471383/

Posted in Climate Change, Danger! Crude-by-Rail, Fracking, Refineries, Shell, Tesoro