January 15, 2014
by MoreRecycling
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This scary map shows the health impacts of coal power plants in China

Air pollution from coal power plants has gotten so bad in China that it often ranks as the #1 cause of social unrest. This map shows the heavy health toll. Continue reading

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April 3, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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After 10 years of hard work, Ontario is getting ready to close its last coal power plants

It wasn’t always easy and not everybody agreed with how it was done, but over the past 10 years, the Canadian province of Ontario has shown that it’s possible to wean a large economy off coal. Continue reading

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August 9, 2012
by Greenlaw from NRDC China
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China Environmental News Alert

Greenlaw from NRDC China, NRDC China Program, Beijing
NRDC has been working in China for over fifteen years on such issues as energy efficiency, green buildings, clean energy technologies, environmental governance and public participati… Continue reading

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November 21, 2011
by Peter Lehner
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The True Choice: Jobs vs. Pollution

Peter Lehner, Executive Director, New York City
To further dispute the right-wing gospel that pollution creates jobs, a new report finds that boosting our national recycling and composting rate to 75 percent would create 2.3 million job… Continue reading

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