September 26, 2013
by Robert Friedman
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Time For A Power Shift!

Robert Friedman, Youth Engagement Coordinator, New York City
What does it take to get over 10,000 young people from all across the country together in one place around one cause? No, not Miley Cyrus twerking. Building a movement to make… Continue reading

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August 12, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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Is methane really a $60 trillion climate crisis?

Chris Mooney at Mother Jones pushes back against recent hype over another methane crisis sparked by a report that suggested methane from warming arctic sea floors could cost the global economy $60 trillion. Continue reading

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March 8, 2013
by Rocky Kistner
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The Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline: A 21st Century Schizoid Climate Plan

Rocky Kistner, Communications Associate, Washington, DC
Canada harbors some of the great environmental Arctic treasures of the world, magnificent polar bears, wildlife and fisheries unique to its pristine Arctic shores. But the lan… Continue reading

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January 28, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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ABC News and Daily Show Miss Point on Beijing Air Crisis

While The Daily Show and ABC News report on China’s toxic air pollution, their framing misses an opportunity to connect dots to climate crisis. Continue reading

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January 15, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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President Obama, Leave a Climate and Clean Energy Legacy

The Sierra Club is launching a historic effort demanding that the President tackle the climate crisis head-on and quickly move the nation to clean energy. Continue reading

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June 8, 2012
by Richard Matthews
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40 Eco-Apps that Put Technology to Work for the Environment

Technology may not be a panacea to solve the climate crisis, but green applications (eco-apps) are helping to drive awareness and foster responsible action. There was a time when eco-apps did little more than provide lists of so-called “green” products… Continue reading

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October 5, 2011
by Adrian Martinez
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Team NRDC Takes Climate Ride 2011 by STORM!!

Adrian Martinez, Project Attorney, Southern California Air Team, Santa Monica

Today is the third day of Climate Ride California 2011.  Climate Ride is a 320 mile, 5 day charitable bicycle ride that seeks to raise awareness and fun… Continue reading

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September 23, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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A Global Day of Action to Move the Planet toward Cleaner Energy Solutions

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City
Tomorrow our friends at 350.org are hosting a global day of action dedicated to solving the climate crisis by ending the world’s dependence on fossil fuels. Called “Moving P… Continue reading

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April 15, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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Young Leaders Gather in DC to Demand Clean Energy and Green Jobs

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City This weekend more than 10,000 young people will converge on Washington to stand up for a clean energy future. They are gathering for the Power Shift 2011 conference, part of a national movement to trai… Continue reading

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March 24, 2011
by Heather Allen
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What did you do for World Water Day? NRDC workshop explored the links between environmental conservation and clean water for the poor

Heather Allen, International Advocate, Washington, DC On World Water Day, March 22 2011 people around the world celebrated clean water and explored solutions for the world’s biggest environmental health crisis – the lack of safe water … Continue reading

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February 7, 2011
by Peter Lehner
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In Delhi, World Leaders Underscore U.S. Outlier Status on Climate

So often in American politics, we focus on the next news cycle or the next election. Traveling to Delhi and listening to world leaders talk about the challenges of building a clean energy future and promoting sustainable growth has been a refreshing op… Continue reading

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October 12, 2010
by Frances Beinecke
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New Studies Find that the Same Tools that Empower Women also Combat Climate Change

As the mother of three daughters, I am routinely reminded of how important it is for women to make informed decisions about their health, their families, and their future.
The conditions and opportunities we have in the U.S. are not the same worldwide…. Continue reading

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July 20, 2010
by Allen Hershkowitz
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Broadway Green at the White House

President Obama and the First Lady celebrated Broadway last night in the East Room of the White House and two co-founders of the Broadway Green Alliance, Susan Sampliner, Company Manager of Wicked, and I, were invited. (http://www.broadwaygreen.com/)&n… Continue reading

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