26 May '12, 4pm

No Coal Exports Action Camp in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin; Aug 2-10: Coal exports is a preventable human and e...

No Coal Exports Action Camp in Wyoming’s Powder River Basin; Aug 2-10: Coal exports is a preventable human and e...

The extraction of more than an estimated 400 million tons of coal a year from Powder River Basin mines for coal industry profit. The Obama Administration’s release last year of an additional 750 million tons of western coal for mining and export to Asia which will flood these economies with cheap, dirty coal. The burning of Powder River Basin coal which will cause 1.5 billion more tons of CO2 to be released into our atmosphere. The burning of exported coal from the Powder River Basin in densely populated Asian nations where health and environmental protections are under development. The coal industry’s investment in the development of new rail lines and massive shipping terminals that will impact domestic communities with illness, noise, pollution, and traffic delays. The Coal Export Action taking place in Helena Montana from August 10 through August 20th that is calling o...

Full article: http://itsgettinghotinhere.org/2012/05/26/no-coal-exports...

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The ‘war on coal’ is a myth

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grist.org 27 May '12, 12pm

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Help protect #LakeOntario & the St. Lawrence River! Sign a petition to show support for Plan #Bv7

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nature.org 26 May '12, 6pm

Lake Ontario & the St. Lawrence River Plan Bv7 – a new approach to regulation of water levels and flows Voicing your suppo...