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Study: US, China co-operation could help close the emissions gap
If the US and China were to adopt global best practice in their domestic climate policies, together, the world’s two largest emitters could close the 2020 emissions gap by 23%, according to new research.
Take action: Tell EPA to address methane emissions
Send your message to President Obama and the EPA and tell them that the time to address methane emissions from the oil and gas sector is now.
Sign the petition: Stop pinkwashing fracking
Fracking giant Baker Hughes and breast cancer organization Susan G. Komen have partnered to distribute 1,000 specially painted pink drill bits around the world for Breast Cancer Awareness month in an effort to “raise awareness...
Citizens’ Climate Lobby
The purposes of Citizens’ Climate Lobby are to create the political will for a stable climate and to empower individuals to have breakthroughs in exercising their personal and political power. Follow: Citizens’ Climate Lobby >&...
American military leaders identify climate change as an “immediate” security threat
A report released by the US Department of Defense unveils the military's plan to deal with the impacts of climate change.
Tell eBay to drop ALEC and other climate deniers
A massive day of action is planned on October 15th to flood eBay with thousands of tweets and phone calls, demanding they dump the climate denial group ALEC.
Sign the petition: Give Energy East a people’s intervention
TransCanada will apply for their Energy East pipeline soon, a massive project to send over a million barrels per day of tar sands east through Canada.
Defend Our Future: Pledge to vote for climate action
We need leaders who will act on climate change. Help defend our future by signing the pledge to vote for climate action this November.
EU faces uproar as they look to scrap tar sands danger label
In a move hailed “a tragedy for the climate” the European Commission has abandoned its plan to label tar sands oil as highly polluting, opening the way for more imports of the dirty oil into Europe.
US and India agree to joint action on climate change
Just a week after 122 heads of state gathered in New York for the UN Climate Summit, US President Obama and Indian Prime Minister Modi added further momentum for a global climate agreement, agreeing to new joint steps to fight climate change.
Divestment gains momentum with Rockefeller Brothers Fund announcement
The divestment movement has gathered speed, as the day before the UN Climate Summit in New York, Rockefeller Brothers Fund announced it would divest from fossil fuel investments.
Join the People’s climate mobilisation
On 21 September people all over the world will take to the streets to demand real action to tackle climate change in a global climate mobilisation.
Tell EPA: Make fracking companies come clean
Tell the EPA to require fracking companies to fully disclose all the chemicals used during fracking and the true dangers they pose.
Frances Beinecke: As climate change hits home, Americans call for action
NRDC's Frances Beinecke argues that as climate change hits home, more Americans are coming together to demand strong climate action from their government.
Take action: Enbridge must obey the law
Take action now to make Enbridge obey the law and ensure that their pipeline proposals face a comprehensive environmental review.