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Megan Pincus Kajitani: 5 Ways to Support the People's Climate March Without Marching

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:14
I invite you to join the crowds in New York or in your city at the historic People's Climate March this Sunday -- or else try any number of these five ways to join the march in spirit, and speak out beyond this weekend to save our planet.

Read more: Generation Change, Climate Activism, Environment, Climate Change, Global Warming, People's Climate March, Green News

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Megan Pincus Kajitani: 5 Ways to Support the People's Climate March Without Marching

Huffington Post (Environment) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 10:14
I invite you to join the crowds in New York or in your city at the historic People's Climate March this Sunday -- or else try any number of these five ways to join the march in spirit, and speak out beyond this weekend to save our planet.

Read more: Generation Change, Climate Activism, Environment, Climate Change, Global Warming, People's Climate March, Green News

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WATCH LIVE: People's Climate March Kicks Off With Live Event

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 09:28
Climate activists from around the world are coming together to take part in the People's Climate March in New York City this Sunday, Sept. 21.

To ...

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Jeff Frost: Chasing Fire

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:34
Way Fire, near Lake Isabella, Wafford Heights, CA

Today I faced a choice. The plan was to watch my new film 'Circle of Abstract Ritual' on a 40ft s...

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Jeff Frost: Chasing Fire

Huffington Post (Environment) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 08:34
Way Fire, near Lake Isabella, Wafford Heights, CA

Today I faced a choice. The plan was to watch my new film 'Circle of Abstract Ritual' on a 40ft s...

Read more: Travel Next, California, Sean Casey, Firefighters, Fire, Stars, Drought, Stuart Palley, Silverado, Adventure Travel, Orange County, Milky Way, Environment, Wildfires, Climate Change, Exposure, Global Warming, Green News

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Peter Diamandis: Disruption of the Electric Utility

Huffington Post (Renewable Energy) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 06:50
You used to have to find and consult a specialist to get solar panels installed on your rooftop. Today, it's as easy as making a trip to your local Best Buy or Home Depot.

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Diana Donlon: 5 Cool Things To Do Before The People's Climate March

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 06:45
The People's Climate March on September 21st will be a turning point for the climate movement. But, if we're not careful, it could also mean a lot of waste, and that means more greenhouse gases.

Read more: No-Waste, Apple, Organic Food, Food Climate Change, Climate Change, Generation Change, Plastic Bottles, Palm Oil, New York, People's Climate March, Bottled Water, Green News

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Bracken Hendricks: A Message to World Leaders at the UN Climate Summit: Green Growth Isn't Just Possible -- It's Profitable

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 06:13
Working from the administration-supported climate goal of 40 percent GHG emissions reduction from 2005 levels by 2035, we determined the fuel mix and level of public and private investment needed to reach that goal.

Read more: Climate Summit, Un Climate Summit, Green Growth, Climate Change, Generation Change, Green News

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Pia Treichel: From the Mouths of Babes: Children on the Frontlines of Climate Change

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 05:40
Many natural disasters will become more frequent or more intense as a result of climate change, and boys and girls are often disproportionately affected by these natural disasters through loss of life or health impacts.

Read more: Natural Disasters, Vietnam, Climate Change, Unicef, Generation Change, Climate Change and Children, 2014 UN Climate Summit, UN Climate Change, Green News

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Ken Berlin: The Negotiations: Overcoming the Obstacles is Critical to Our Future

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 05:23
While the momentum to address climate change is rapidly gaining speed, the clock is ticking down on our ability to act.

Read more: Climate Reality Project, Ken Berlin, Climate Change, Generation Change, UN Climate Change, 2014 UN Climate Summit, Green News

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World Investors Urge Leaders To Act On Carbon Pricing

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 04:31
By Valerie Volcovici WASHINGTON, Sept 18 (Reuters) - More than 340 institutional investors representing $24 trillion in assets on Thur...

Read more: Cap and Trade Legislation, Climate Prices, Cap and Trade, Climate Change Cap and Trade, Climate Pricing, Climate, Climate Change, Reuters, Green News

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Rebecca Solnit: The Wheel Turns, the Boat Rocks, the Sea Rises

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 04:30
To make personal changes is to do too little. Only great movements, only collective action can save us now. Only is a scary word, but when the ship is sinking, it can be an encouraging one as well. It can hold out hope.

Read more: Climate Change March, Climate Change, Generation Change, Sea Level Rise, Global Warming, People's Climate March, Green News

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Rachel Smolker: After the Climate March, Then What? Flood Wall Street

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 04:14
Climate Change is not just an "inconvenience" to be resolved by plugging into some other currency of extraction ("sustainable, green and renewable" energy). It is the defining context of our lives and of this time in the history of life on earth.

Read more: Climate Change, Capitalism, Peoples Climate March, Occupy Wall Street, Green News

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James Baraz: The Contagion of Goodness: NYC Climate March

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 03:59
This Sunday, as thousands in New York and millions more around the world gather to express their love for the Earth, you might let yourself catch that shared nobility and be another agent of compassion for this planet. The Earth is crying out for humanity to be wise stewards of this precious, fragile world.

Read more: Climate Change, Buddhism, Generation Change, Global Warming, People's Climate March, Green News

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Heather Taylor-Miesle: The Key Political Truth About Climate Change: It's About Our Families

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 03:45
It's about families trying to keep asthmatic children safe during heat waves and dirty air days. It's about families struggling to hold on to livelihoods in the midst of drought. It's about families draining nest eggs to rebuild homes after fire, floods, and storm surges.

Read more: California, Rand Paul, John Boehner, West Nile Virus, Climate Action, Climate Change, Hillary Clinton, Generation Change, Families, Green News

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Christopher Jorebon Loeak: A Clarion Call From the Climate Change Frontline

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Thu, 09/18/2014 - 02:05
Out here in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, climate change has arrived. Lying just two meters above sea level, my atoll nation stands at the frontline in the battle against climate change.

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Conservation Groups File Complaint Over Leaking Dominion Virginia Power Coal Ash Ponds

Huffington Post (Environment) - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 17:48
WASHINGTON -- Three conservation groups accused Dominion Virginia Power Wednesday of illegally discharging coal ash waste into the Potomac River.

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Carol Pierson Holding: Why Gloom And Doom Is Not A Good Strategy For Climate Change Advocates

Huffington Post (Renewable Energy) - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 12:41
The idea of branding climate change could seem like another exercise in navel-gazing unless you consider the effectiveness of the opposition. They've got branding down, relentlessly repeating the mantra, "science is inconclusive and solutions are exorbitant and unproven."

Read more: Mark Gongloff, Fracking, Environmentalists, Center for Economic and Policy Research, Climate Change, Climate Deniers, Renewable Energy, China, Solar Power, Global Warming, Dean Baker, Green News

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Carol Pierson Holding: Why Gloom And Doom Is Not A Good Strategy For Climate Change Advocates

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 12:41
The idea of branding climate change could seem like another exercise in navel-gazing unless you consider the effectiveness of the opposition. They've got branding down, relentlessly repeating the mantra, "science is inconclusive and solutions are exorbitant and unproven."

Read more: Mark Gongloff, Fracking, Environmentalists, Center for Economic and Policy Research, Climate Change, Climate Deniers, Renewable Energy, China, Solar Power, Global Warming, Dean Baker, Green News

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Adam Greenberg: Don't Just Make History at the People's Climate March

Huffington Post (Global Warming) - Wed, 09/17/2014 - 12:34
Next Tuesday, President Obama and 124 other world leaders will convene in New York City for a United Nations summit to address climate change.

Read more: Climate, Ban Ki-Moon, Climate Change, United Nations, People, Justice, USA, China, Cancun Climate Summit, Barack Obama, People's Climate March, Impact News

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