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American businesses commit $140 billion to tackle climate change
In another sign that businesses are waking up to the threat of climate change, executives from 13 major American businesses have announced at least $140 billion in new investments to take on climate change.
Global milestone reached on road to renewables as US retires 200th coal plant
Campaigners in the US, and around the world, are celebrating today as the country marks the shut-down of its 200th coal power plant.
US says goodbye to 200th coal plant as gas edges ahead in energy mix
As environmentalists celebrate the 200th coal plant phase out in the United States, for the first time in history natural gas is overtaking coal as the country’s largest power sources.
Tell Obama: Shut down Enbridge’s illegal pipeline expansion scheme
Sign the petition to tell President Barack Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry: Immediately shut down Enbridge’s illegal pipeline expansion scheme.
Join the week of action to stop oil by rail
From July 6th to the 13th, rise with Lac-Megantic, Quebec and join the oil by rail week of action to send the message: Keep the oil off the rails and In the ground!
US-Brazil climate deal caps off month of global climate progress
On the same day that China and several other nations announced their commitments to address the climate crisis, the United States and Brazil added to that momentum by announcing a deal of their own.
Sign the petition: Help stop Big Oil’s tar sands invasion
Watch NRDCs hard-hitting video exposing Big Oil's shocking plan. Then, sign the petition urging President Obama to repel the coming tar sands invasion.
Sign the petition: Stop wasting California’s water on fracking
Sign the petition from Earthworks and tell Governor Jerry Brown to ban all use of California's water for oil and gas extraction now.
Tell President Obama: No more coal, oil and gas leases on public lands
Sign the RAN petition and tell President Obama to issue an executive order to prevent any new coal, oil or gas leases on US public lands.
Fracking proposals win partial backing from Lancashire planners
For the first time since drilling for shale gas caused minor earthquakes near Blackpool, in 2011, officials have given green light to fracking in Britain.
Sign the petition: Keep climate deniers out of science museums
Sign the petition to the Smithsonian and the American Museum of Natural History: It’s time to get science deniers out of science museums.
Sign the petition: Grant federal recognition to the United Houma Nation
Sign the petition to support the indigenous people of the United Houma Nation in their appeal to the U.S. Government for federal recognition.
Tell the Associated Press: Deniers are not skeptics
Sign the petition to tell the Associated Press: Establish a rule in the AP StyleBook ruling out the use of skeptic to describe those who deny scientific facts.
Tell the US Department of Energy: Stop the bias against renewable energy
join with CREDO Action in telling the U.S. Department of Energy to stop the bias against renewable energy now.
Leehi Yona: Why the G7 must be Canada’s climate change wake-up call
As the G7 meeting wrapped up in Schloss Elmau, Germany, a few hours away in Bonn negotiators were still trying to push through on proposed United Nations climate texts.
Tell Pfizer: Stop supporting ALEC
Join with the League of Conservation Voters and send a message to Pfizer CEO Ian Read telling him to stop supporting ALEC’s climate change denying agenda.
Sign the petition: Protect the Great Bear Rainforest
Don’t let TimberWest lock in the destruction of key parts of the Great Bear Rainforest: Sign the ForestEthics petition to tell TimberWest’s owners to stop gaming the system.
Tell the EPA: Protect communities from methane pollution
Tell the EPA that we need rules regulating new as well as existing sources of methane pollution from the entire oil and gas supply chain.