Tag Archives: clean energy

National Survey Shows Strong Support for Carbon Pollution Limits

Tom Joseph, Public News Service-PA Posted at http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?/content/article/37562-1 (02/14/14) HARRISBURG, Pa. – Despite the political backlash in Pennsylvania and other coal states, a new national survey says there’s strong public support for the Environmental Protection Agency’s move to limit carbon … Continue reading

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Support a Level Playing Field for Clean Energy

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): A few months back, we wrote to ask for your support in leveling the playing field for clean energy. More than 27,000 UCS supporters like you responded by sending messages to Congress. Policy … Continue reading

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Clean Air Climb; Send a Message to Sen. Casey Urging Him to Stop Defending Fossil Fuel—September 21, Philadelphia

From the Clean Air Council (http://www.cleanair.org/): The Clean Air Council and other environmental groups from around the city will be rallying September 21 at the steps of the Philly Art Museum to put rising sea levels in context of the … Continue reading

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The Energy-Water Collision–Infographic

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): Our power sector is built for a water-rich world. Conventional fossil-fuel and nuclear power plants require water to cool the steam they generate to make electricity. At some power plants, a lot of the water they withdraw … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Level the Playing Field for Renewable Energy

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): Congress stands poised to take an important step toward leveling the playing field on which renewable energy and fossil fuels compete for financing. But policy makers in Washington need to hear from you … Continue reading

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Urge Senator Casey to Reject the Keystone XL Pipeline

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): President Obama and the Senate are considering approval of the building of the Keystone XL pipeline. The Senate may vote as early as Tuesday. If passed, this approval would allow tar sands to be transported from Canada … Continue reading

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100 Days of Climate Action: Keystone XL Protest—February 17, Washington, DC

From PennFuture (http://www.pennfuture.org): Four years ago as he started his first term, President Obama called for decisive action on global warming. Recognizing that the most important actions anyone can take to combat climate change is to change how you use … Continue reading

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Urge the President to Ban Fracking

From Food and Water Watch (http://www.foodandwaterwatch.org/): As we heard in his inauguration speech last week, President Obama is getting serious about fighting climate change and investing in renewable energy. Today, we want him to hear from 10,000 citizens that fracking … Continue reading

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Extend the Renewable Energy Production Tax Credit and Support Clean Energy

From the Evangelical Environmental Network (http://www.creationcare.org): Extending the renewable energy Production Tax Credit (http://creationcare.org/blog.php?blog=47) is more than just good policy for clean energy, providing a clean future for our kids, and continuing to protect the unborn from toxin exposure. It … Continue reading

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Pennsylvania Hunters and Anglers Back Clean Wind Energy

Tom Joseph, Public News Service-PA Posted at http://www.publicnewsservice.org/index.php?/content/article/29612-1 (12/04/12) HARRISBURG, Pa. – Hunters and anglers from Pennsylvania are among those urging national lawmakers to extend tax incentives that encourage the production of clean wind energy. The Production Tax Credit and … Continue reading

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