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The Guardian Climate Series 3/5: pressure is growing (McKibben)

In the third piece in the Guardian’s major series on climate change, Bill McKibben describes how relentless climate movements have shifted the advantage towards fossil fuel resistance for the first time in 25 years. But he argues triumph is not …

Do The Math

The Do the Math Movie is being screened at house-parties and screenings around the world. The movie tells the story of the rising movement to change the terrifying math of the climate crisis and fight the fossil fuel industry.

The Solution to Pollution is Renewable it’s Doable!

Bloomberg New Energy Finance predicts that 2015 will be a transformative year for decarbonizing the US economy.  A record 23 Gigawatts of coal fired power plants will retire and a record 18 Gigawatts of wind and solar power will be …

Thur Sept 24: PITTSBURGH TO PARIS: CONNECTING FOR THE CLIMATE

climate-change-numbers-for-cop21-infographic-1bMark Dixon plans to bring his eyes, ears, and voice to this gathering… This December nations around the world will send delegates to the COP21 (United Nations Climate Change Conference – Conference of Parties) in Paris, France. to ultimately raise …

World Population to Increase One Third by 2050

earth-nasaThe abstract of a paper at an American Statistical Association meeting on August 10 was brief but ominous – “The world’s population will increase from today’s 7.3 billion people to 9.7 billion in 2050 and 11.2 billion at century’s end, …

Mayor Peduto going to Paris for Climate Conference

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WASHINGTON, DC – (August 24, 2015) – A coalition of U.S. mayors and city officials announced today that they will join the UN Conference of Parties (COP) meeting in Paris in December to showcase their cities’ climate leadership and call