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Gregory Norminton
🇪🇺🇬🇧 Author. Latest novel - THE DEVIL'S HIGHWAY - out now from . "Brilliant", . "Powerful & essential", .
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Climate Reality Apr 21
This graphic is hypnotizing and so is the information it’s showing. The momentum for and energy in the US is huge!
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Silvio Marcacci 7h
US jobs are booming as the coal industry nears another downturn. Cheap + are creating new economic opportunities for -dependent workers + communities, even our biggest coal basins + reddest states: Me on
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Christiana Figueres 3h
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Jay Inslee Apr 21
3 targets, 1 goal: 💯 clean energy. Yet again, we’re making Washington a model for the United States.
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Rewilding Britain 13h
This we’re calling on the UK government to make a bold commitment to nature’s recovery. Support a brighter future for people, wildlife and climate.
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Nick Hunt Apr 21
The Polish government started logging the Białowieża Forest in 2017. The activists I've met here were key to stopping the destruction. For the first time in years I'm remembering that activism works, when applied to the right pressure points. is an inspiration.
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Sunrise Movement 🌅 Apr 20
"The energy tonight was electrifying, you could feel the momentum behind this movement. I believe that no person in this country should have to live in fear of losing the people or the place they love from something that's preventable." -
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Apr 17
Climate change is here + we’ve got a deadline: 12 years left to cut emissions in half. A is our plan for a world and a future worth fighting for. How did we get here? What is at stake? And where are we going? Please watch & share widely ⬇️
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Channel 4 News Apr 18
“We had everything we could ever wish for… now we probably don’t even have a future anymore.” 16-year-old climate activist Greta Thunberg says the planet’s future “was sold so that a small number of people could make unimaginable amounts of money”.
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Christiana Figueres Apr 20
Civil disobedience happens when the injustice gets too great. That is where we are. My vídeo in support of XR.
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RSPB News Apr 19
We've resigned from the government’s pesticides forum because we cannot remain members of bodies that continue to push the ‘business as usual’ approach as pesticides drive massive declines in wildlife such as bees, birds &butterflies. In today's
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Link Apr 19
Today, Link has informed of our resignation from the Pesticides Forum alongside . We can no longer stand by while it pushes pro-pesticide positions, ignoring spiralling declines in wildlife and public opinion
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PAN UK Apr 19
Resigning today from & Pesticides Forum. The environmental crisis is too deep for 'business as usual' approach touted by these industry & gov't bodies. Many farmers are working to reduce use its time to support them
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Assaad Razzouk Apr 20
Yet another major study concludes that global transition to 100% is possible across power, heat, transport and desalination sectors by 2050 to deliver a 1.5°C scenario - for cheaper than the current global energy system
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Eastern Moors Apr 20
With warm weather forecast this Easter weekend we're expecting it to be busy out on the Eastern Moors. We've put out fire signs to remind everyone of the risk of moorland fires - please do not light any fires or BBQs, and dispose of litter, especially cigarette butts, in a bin.
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Gregory Norminton Apr 21
The literature I've read advises adding a few oxygenating plants to a motionless water pond. Most garden centres sell them. A couple would do.
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Rewilding Britain Apr 21
Our petition calling on UK Government to restore on a massive scale to help stop has just received its 30,000th signature. Amazing stuff! Can we get to 100k and force a debate in parliament? Please keep signing!
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Gregory Norminton Apr 21
I like the idea of pond twinning! Sharing news of what visits or takes up residence. Perhaps a good way of encouraging people to create garden ponds?
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Gregory Norminton Apr 21
30 K signatures in four days is good. But the RSPB alone has 1.2 million members. Let's get this petition *soaring*.
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Mark Campanale Apr 20
London still fossil fuel financial centre of the world. Some 15% of the worlds emissions come from companies listed here. So ban any new coal, oil and gas companies from listing shares on London Stock Exchange. Ban their bond issues. Remove the ISA status of their shares.
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