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Top Five Myths About Coal—Sign Petition to EPA to Reduce Carbon

From Interfaith Power and Light (http://interfaithpowerandlight.org): Have you seen conflicting reports and articles about coal? With all the rumors out there it can be hard to sort fact from fiction. That’s why we’ve compiled the “Top 5 Myths About Coal” … Continue reading

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The Rise of the Insects- Global Warming Picks a Winner—August 21, Harrisburg

New National Wildlife Federation Report: Ticked Off: Climate Change and the Outdoor Experience It’s now clear that global warming has picked a winner.  While climate change has harmed many wildlife species, warmer temperatures are benefitting noxious insect pests, facilitating their … Continue reading

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Urge Congress to Act to Address Climate Change

From the Friends Committee on National Legislation (http://fcnl.org/): Can you call your members of Congress and Senators Casey and Toomey today to let them know that your faith leads you to make a moral call for action to address climate … Continue reading

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Share Infographic to Support Global Warming Standards to Reduce Carbon Pollution from Power Plants

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) took a huge step toward reducing the emissions that cause global warming, announcing the first-ever limits on carbon pollution from power plants. These carbon standards represent an historic … Continue reading

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Large Companies Prepared to Pay Price on Carbon

By Coral Davenport Published: December 5, 2013  WASHINGTON — More than two dozen of the nation’s biggest corporations, including the five major oil companies, are planning their future growth on the expectation that the government will force them to pay a price for … Continue reading

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Tell the EPA You Support Strong Standards to Reduce Power Plant Carbon Emissions

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is taking steps to limit carbon pollution from power plants—the largest source of carbon emissions in the United States today. These historic standards will protect our health and … Continue reading

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Support Federal Energy Efficiency Bill

From PC(USA) Office of Public Witness (http://www.presbyterianmission.org/ministries/washington/): Recently two senators– Jeanne Shaheen (D-NH) and Rob Portman (R-OH), — introduced the Energy Savings and Industrial Competiveness Act (S. 761; http://www.govtrack.us/congress/bills/113/s761). This bill seeks to increase energy efficiency standards, save consumer and … Continue reading

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Tell Congress the Time for Climate Action is Now

From the Union of Concerned Scientists (http://www.ucsusa.org): President Barack Obama delivered a crystal clear message to Congress and the nation in his State of the Union address: the time for climate action is now. By making a strong climate statement … 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 Reject the Keystone XL Pipeline

From Credo Action (http://www.credoaction.com): Now that President Obama has been re-elected, he’s got a choice to make. And in the wake of the devastation caused by the climate-change-fueled Superstorm Sandy, it shouldn’t be much of a choice at all. He … Continue reading

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