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Oxford Alumni to Hand Back Diplomas After School Defers Divestment
'This deferral represents serious complacency towards the urgent need for action on climate change,' student group warns.
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San Diego Sues Monsanto for Polluting Bay With Banned Carcinogenic Chemicals
Lawsuit says toxins manufactured by agrochemical giant 'have been found in Bay sediments and water and have been identified in tissues of fish, lobsters, and other marine life'
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US Oil Pipeline Industry Quietly Building Network That 'Dwarfs Keystone'
While the domestic oil pipeline network is rapidly expanding, so too are concerns about safety
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Wind Energy's Potential Offers Antidote to Fossil Fuel Addiction
Last week, the U.S. DOE published its Wind Vision report , outlining the potential for wind to provide up to 35%our electricity by mid-century. The report is a valuable contribution to energy decisions facing Congress and every state in the union. Will they risk a continued reliance on coal and gas...
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Guardian Publicly Challenges World's Largest Foundations to Divest
Fossil fuel divestment campaign calls on Gates Foundation and Wellcome Trust to remove combined $70 billion from threatening industries
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Officials Blame Climate Change for 'Worse Than Worst Case Scenario' in Vanuatu
'For leaders of low-lying island atolls, the hazards of global warming...is a catastrophe that impinges on our rights—and our survival,' says Pacific Island leader
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Day of Reckoning in Appalachia: Legendary Coal Miner Calls for "Insane" Mountaintop Removal to End
With mountaintop removal mining on the ropes , as the last bank financiers ditch lending support amid new scientific research that demonstrates "solid evidence that dust collected from residential areas near mountaintop removal sites causes cancerous changes to human lung cells," residents from...
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A Global War on Nature and the Politics of Extinction
An introduction to the most beautiful animal you’ll never see
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'Age of Burn What You Like' is Over: UN Makes Landmark Call for Divestment
The United Nations body charged with guiding and implementing international climate policy has thrown its weight behind the growing fossil fuel divestment movement , lending "moral authority" to a campaign aimed at stemming global warming, the Guardian reported on Sunday. "We support divestment as...
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The Big Green Discount
States that produce renewable energy have cheap electricity
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