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Green Groups Welcome Regulators Rejection of Perry's "Ludicrous" Plan to Bail Out Coal and Nuclear Industries
"No matter how forceful industry lobbying, the market factors simply dictate that nuclear and coal power plants should be replaced by cheaper, cleaner, and safer solar and wind power."
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Trump Administration Condemned for Plan to 'Recklessly' Expand Offshore Drilling
A new proposal "continues the Trump administration's all-out assault on public lands and waters."
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A demonstrator holds a sign in New York City during the 2014 People's Climate March. (Photo: Chris Yakimov/flickr/cc) News
Fayetteville Becomes 54th US City to Make 100% Renewable Energy Pledge
City council passes carbon-slashing energy plan that vows 100 percent community-wide clean energy by 2050
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Ignoring Public Opinion and Pentagon, Trump Denies Climate Crisis a National Security Threat
"If we want to keep our country safe, Trump should take military advice from the military, not fossil fuel executives who are pushing to deny climate science and boost their profits at any cost."
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Fracking Industry Front Group's Secret Playbook Reveals Orchestrated Astroturf Effort
"Remember," says the Sierra Club, "if you see anything from 'Your Energy,' it's just a PR campaign funded by the oil and gas industry."
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'Sham': EPA Ripped for Holding Lone Public Hearing on Clean Power Plan Repeal in Coal Country
"The EPA is having this hearing here because they think everyone in West Virginia opposes the Clean Power Plan. We're going to show them differently," said one Sierra Club organizer
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Costs and Climate Be Damned, Rick Perry Seeks to Prop Up Coal, Nuclear Plants
Trump's Energy Secretary is "simply doing the bidding of the fossil fuel industry," says Sierra Club's Mary Anne Hitt
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As Scotland Vows 100% Transition to Electric Cars, US Caves to Auto Industry's Dirty Demands
While the Scottish government aims to decrease emissions from vehicles, green groups sue Trump's transportation agency for "an unlawful move that hurts efforts to fight global warming"
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Indigenous groups fought for years for national monument designation for Utah's Bears Ears region—which is now in danger of being reduced in size following an Interior Department recommendation. News
In Latest 'Giveaway to Corporate Polluters,' Zinke Calls for Carving Up National Monuments
"Another in a long line of blatant handouts to the oil and gas industry," says green group
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The Sierra Club and other environmental groups have fought the 500-mile Sabal Trail pipeline, which would carry fracked gas across wetlands in three states. News
This Pipeline Victory Could Have Major Implications for Climate Fights Ahead
The federal commission charged with analyzing climate impacts of major fossil fuel project didn't do its job, says appeals court
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