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As EU sets windfall profit tax on big oil’s obscene price gouging, CA Gov Newsom pushes for a move here

Red, Green, and Blue - Mon, 10/03/2022 - 04:55

California Gov. Gavin Newsom called Friday for a windfall profits tax on oil companies that would go directly back to California residents. While crude oil prices are down nationally, big oil companies have increased gas prices in California by a record 84 cents per gallon in just the last 10 days. By Common Dreams Staff YES! […]

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Latest climate denier talking point against offshore wind: “Save the whales!”

Red, Green, and Blue - Mon, 10/03/2022 - 04:41

As offshore wind finally starts getting the policy support it needs to grow, we’ve been watching and waiting for signs that the fossil fuel industry is setting up front groups to sabotage its growing competitor. We expected to find innocuous-sounding groups making surface-level arguments to pretend their opposition is rooted in care about animals, not fossil fuel […]

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Destructive hurricanes fuel calls for Biden to declare Climate Emergency

Red, Green, and Blue - Sun, 10/02/2022 - 07:25

With Puerto Rico and Florida still reeling from a pair of hurricanes—one of which made landfall again Friday as a Category 1 storm in South Carolina—activists across the United States have renewed calls for President Joe Biden to declare a climate emergency. By Jessica Corbett Common Dreams  This is what historic Hurricane Ian did to south Florida. This […]

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International List of Radiation Monitoring Stations

Enviro Reporter - Sat, 10/01/2022 - 13:30
EnviroReporter.com radiation expert Peter Daley's comprehensive list of 168 radiation detection systems in 70 countries & Europe
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Citizens’ Climate Lobby brings together diverse climate activists at Inclusion Conference

Red, Green, and Blue - Sat, 10/01/2022 - 09:00

Diversity and inclusion are part of our core values and allow us to work alongside climate activists and advocates from all walks of life.  It only seems natural, then, that CCL held a successful Inclusion Conference on September 16 and 17. But the virtual conference (and setting the stage for that conference) has been several years in the making. […]

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Chevron gets punked again (Viral video has them admit to getting away with murder)

Red, Green, and Blue - Sat, 10/01/2022 - 04:00

Over images typical of fossil fuel company ads that have been accused of “greenwashing” their practices, a new viral video explains that oil giant Chevron is “actively murdering” people across the globe as it continues to extract fossil fuels despite warnings from climate and energy experts alike. By Julia Conley Common Dreams “We at Chevron believe […]

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Carbon capture’s pathetic record: Billions of wasted taxpayer dollars

Red, Green, and Blue - Sat, 10/01/2022 - 03:00

As the federal government looks to spend billions of dollars subsidizing new carbon capture projects, supporters of the technology assure that this influx of taxpayer dollars will make a decisive difference. But a new analysis demonstrates that federal support is not a new idea at all; in fact, as part of the Obama administration’s 2009 American Recovery […]

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What are tactical nuclear weapons? And could a desperate Putin use one on Ukraine?

Red, Green, and Blue - Fri, 09/30/2022 - 17:00

Tactical nuclear weapons have burst onto the international stage as Russian President Vladimir Putin, facing battlefield losses in eastern Ukraine, has threatened that Russia will “make use of all weapon systems available to us” if Russia’s territorial integrity is threatened. Putin has characterized the war in Ukraine as an existential battle against the West, which […]

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EcoRight Climate news for the week of September 30, 2022

Red, Green, and Blue - Fri, 09/30/2022 - 11:07

Hello, and happy Friday. Our hearts are with Floridians as they bail out from the unfathomable damage caused by Hurricane Ian. We have a large Florida membership base and know many super volunteers, friends, lawmakers, and thought leaders in the Sunshine State and we hope everyone has made it to safety and comes out on […]

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Federal Reserve is finally doing something serious about the climate risk to business

Red, Green, and Blue - Fri, 09/30/2022 - 10:57

Members of the Stop the Money Pipeline coalition on Thursday welcomed a U.S. Federal Reserve pilot program to study banks’ exposure to climate risks while warning that more robust action from the Fed and the nation’s banking system is needed to rein in Wall Street’s fossil fuel funding. By Brett Wilkins Common Dreams According to the Fed, […]

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