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NRDC 🌎 28m
With a dose of enthusiasm and persistence, everyone has the power to inspire action on climate change!
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No, Trump EPA, you can’t launder dangerous wastes through groundwater as a favor to your polluter pals.
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β€œVirginia is advancing the boldest plan in the South to curb carbon pollution from power plants, but two snags must be cleared up, and soon, for the commonwealth to truly be a national leader on climate change." β€” Walton Shepherd, VA Policy Director, .
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NRDC 🌎 3h
Today, Virginia advanced the boldest plan in the South to curb carbon pollution from power plants. But a big snag remains: climate deniers added a line in the bill that would block the state’s ability to implement the action! Learn how you can help:
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A new study of migratory dragonflies shows that climate change could alter animal behaviors developed over millennia.
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New York City is about to embark on an ambitious plan to that would push thousands of large buildings to sharply reduce their greenhouse gas emissions.
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Brad Lander Apr 18
By a vote of 38 - 9, the has, at long last, vanquished the plastic & single-use bag monsters. Looking forward to distributing lots of reusable bags to help New Yorkers of every income, race, age, and neighborhood get ready to dramatically reduce bag waste.
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Save The Food πŸ“ Apr 17
Meet your πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈπŸ‘―β€β™‚οΈnew BFF πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈπŸ‘―β€β™‚οΈ: Meal Prep Mate. reviews how the tool reduces food waste, promotes portion control and helps give the Earth 🌎a big hug along the way. πŸ‘‰
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"People are always interested in knowing how to recycle at home. First step: Look in your own community and see if there are local schools, hospitals, or shelters that will take your old stuff." 's Darby Hoover
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The issued a regulation it said would impose new restrictions on asbestos, a deadly substance once commonly found in insulation materials, but these restrictions don't go far enough. They fall short on covering all protections needed.
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Renewable energy contributes only 4.5% of the PA's electricity production. Rather than taxpayers funding aging nuclear plants, why not increase efforts towards sustainable energy that doesn’t produce non-disposable waste? via
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Marine life has evolved over thousands of years to thrive in harsh ocean environments. What these species are not prepared for is the human impact of overfishing, pollution, and climate change.
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Although 17 regional fishery management organizations and several treaties exist to stem illegal fishing on the high seas, 1 in 5 fish are still caught unlawfully worldwide.
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NRDC 🌎 21h
As the NESE pipeline nears construction in New York, it’s facing stiff opposition.
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"Every calf is precious. The seven born so far this year offer an emblem of hope that North Atlantic right whales can bounce back if given the chance." - 's
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NRDC 🌎 23h
Trump’s lies on climate change are as dangerous as they are numerous. We’re setting the record straight.
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NRDC 🌎 Apr 18
Cutting back on disposable plastics can help the planet and your wallet! Here 8 tips to help you get started:
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NRDC 🌎 Apr 18
Yellowstone is more valuable than gold β€” and a district court just proved that! This week a Montana district court blocked an attempt by Lucky Minerals to carry out exploratory drilling for gold mining on land just north of the National Park. πŸ™…
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NRDC 🌎 Apr 18
Great news! The Nevada Senate voted unanimously, across party lines, to update Nevada’s renewable portfolio standard () that sets the minimum amount of electricity that big Nevada electricity providers must get from clean, renewable energy sources.
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Levar M. Stoney Apr 18
I hope the Virginia Air Board finalizes the carbon rule tomorrow. And I encourage to veto bad budget language that prohibits VA from joining the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI). We would be the 1st southern state to take such action
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