Sierra Club

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Name: Sierra Club
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Groups speak out against Putnam County development's plan to use more water

PALATKA, Fla. —Several environmental groups came to a public hearing Thursday night in Putnam County to protest a local company's plan to use more water.The Sleepy Lands Creek Ranch, a cattle company, was just issued a permit to use 5.3 million gallons ... [Published Action News Jacksonville - 57 mins ago]
Entities: Sierra Club, Aquifer, Cattle
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Participate in the Annual Nat’l Electric Drive Week

If you haven’t had the experience of driving an electric vehicle, now is your chance. The 4th Annual National Drive Electric Week is September 15-21, 2014 and will take place in 115 cities in 35 states and oversees. The event allows consumers the opportunity ... [Published Domestic Fuel - 1 hour ago]
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Group hears of possible harm, benefits of proposed EPA rule

NORTH LITTLE ROCK — A representative of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce warned Thursday that Arkansas would be less competitive in attracting businesses with high energy needs if a proposed federal rule on carbon dioxide emissions is implemented without ... [Published Arkansas News Bureau - 1 hour ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Protestors Hold Candlelight Vigil For Hawaii's Solar Industry

As the sun set over downtown Honolulu on Monday, mourners gathered for an intimate candlelight vigil. The group -- concerned residents mingled with members of Hawaii's Sierra Club -- sang songs and passed around a "Get Well Soon" card as a single solar ... [Published Huffington Post - 2 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 5 hours ago - 2 reports

Teachout visits Binghamton

Binghamton (WIVT) - The woman facing Gov. Andrew Cuomo in a primary made a stop in Binghamton.Zephyr Teachout visited with supporters Wednesday at Cyber Cafe West after she went to a fracking operation in Susquehanna County, Pennsylvania.Teachout is a ... [Published Binghamton Homepage - 5 hours ago]
First reported 9 hours ago - Updated 6 hours ago - 1 reports

Stop worrying, and love nuclear power: Officials

Meanwhile, international demand for atomic power is growing despite domestic stagnation. In the same breath as they mention clean energy , international policymakers now endorse nuclear power with more frequency. Earlier this month, the International ... [Published CNBC - 9 hours ago]
First reported 7 hours ago - Updated 7 hours ago - 1 reports

USF Ranked 7th in Nation on Sierra Club's Sustainable Schools List

USF Beats Ivies, UF and FSU:USF Ranked 7th in Nation on Sustainable Schools ListAn Ecology Florida Staff FeatureEcology Florida joins the University of South Florida in celebrating the school's top-ten ranking in the Sierra Club's "Cool Schools" listing. ... [Published Daily Kos - 7 hours ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Sierra Club Explains Risks Of Fracking & Action To Take

Radio Station WHMI 93.5 FM -- News, Weather, Traffic, Sports, School Updates, and the Best Classic Hits for Howell, Brighton, Fenton, and the entire Livingston County, Michigan Area August 28, 20148/28/14 - Dozens of residents attended a talk by the ... [Published WHMI 93.5 FM - 16 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Sierra Club Statement on International Climate Accord (8/27/14)

WASHINGTON, Aug. 27 -- The Sierra Club issued the following statement:Last night, The New York Times reported ( ... [Published Targeted News Service - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 28 2014 - Updated Aug 28 2014 - 1 reports

$7.5 billion water bond measure up for debate

California is in crisis mode with the drought, though it doesn’t seem to be bothering too many people. Water usage actually went up over the last year, even in the city of Ventura, which went up 5 percent. But for those who are concerned about water supply ... [Published Ventura County Reporter - Aug 28 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Kittens: The New Mascot Of Global Warming

4300295Environmentalists have ditched the polar bear and chosen the kitten as the new mascot of global warming.Environmentalists with the Sierra Club have brought kittens into the climate debate. The group released a video featuring kittens poorly cropped ... [Published Daily Caller - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 2 reports

Battle to Protect Blair Mountain Battlefield Lives on with Appeals Court Ruling

WASHINGTON, Aug. 26 -- The Sierra Club issued the following news release: In a 2-1 ruling, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit today overruled a lower court decision by holding that historic preservation and environmental groups ... [Published Town Hall - Aug 27 2014]


St. Johns Riverkeeper Lisa Rinaman said attendees who commented "are concerned of the damage this ranch will cause to our already impaired waterways."
...clear, open planning process will let customers and solar contractors know how much more solar can be added each year ," HECO said in a statement. "Grid enhancements will make possible increased integration of solar power. And optimized control settings for solar equipment will improve safety and reduce the risk of power outages."
Highley also warned that the carbon reduction targets EPA sets for Arkansas would mean shuttering coal-burning power plants.  "Given these [projected] reductions, it is very likely we would have to close something" he said in his presentation, "and White Bluff and Independence are prime targets...
"Andrew Cuomo has been silent too long. He has most recently been famous for being silent about the Moreland Commission, for being silent about whether he will debate me. In fact, he has been so silent, he doesn't like saying my name. I know it's a mouthful, but he can learn it, Zephyr Teachout" she said

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Around the Region: Florida panther crisis; expa... [Published Florida Times-Union - 8 hours ago]
Teachout: Campaign Against Cuomo Gaining Momentum [Published WROC TV - 8 hours ago]
Powering the World’s Poorer Economies: A Respon... [Published Greentech Media - 9 hours ago]
Stop worrying, and love nuclear power: Officials [Published CNBC - 9 hours ago]
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Mark Udall’s Wife Partners with Leonardo DiCapr... [Published Washington Free Beacon - 14 hours ago]
Democratic incumbent Sen. Mark Udall’s (Colo.) wife called for a carbon tax while appearing in a new anti-oil video produced by Leonardo DiCaprio. “People are ready for conversation,” says Maggie Fox, Udall’s wife and former president of Al Gore’s Climate ...
State Dept. Overseers of Contentious Enbridge T... [Published Firedoglake - Aug 28 2014]
Camp Delta, Guantanamo Bay, Cuba The Sierra Club, National Wildlife Federation (NWF) and other green groups recently revealed  that pipeline giant  Enbridge  got  U.S. State Department permission  in  response to its request  to construct a U.S.-Canada ...
Official: National Plug In Week grows to 115 ci... [Published Autoblog Green - Aug 27 2014]
Filed under: EV/Plug-in , Green Culture , USA Forget about one National Plug In Day . We're going to need seven this year. And lots of cities will be participating in the party.National Plug In Day is becoming National Drive Electric Week for ...
What do the ALS ice bucket challenge, Alberta o... [Published Mobilizing Ideas - Aug 27 2014]
Hollywood star, Leonardo DiCaprio, was in Alberta for a new documentary about the environmental impacts of the oilsands (a.k.a. tar sands). He met with the Athabasca Chipewyan First Nations who have been protesting against developing the oilsands. ...
Texas Proposes Tougher Rules On Fracking Wastew... [Published Think Progress - Aug 27 2014]
A sign placed along the sidewalk reads ‘Common Sense Against Earthquakes’ as a small group with Frack Free Denton protest outside city hall, Tuesday, July 15, 2014, in Denton, Texas. CREDIT: AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez The agency that regulates oil and ...
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