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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 21m
Colorado's Governor wants to rev up the transition away from gas power, but first there are a few roadblocks to clear. Clean car advocates have some advice to help him:
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 1h
Lost track of all Trumpโ€™s environmental attacks? We built a step-by-step guide to stopping him.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 2h
This week: The Trump Administration joins the climate fight on the side of the polluters and Zinke takes aim at wolf pups while Pruitt takes aim at reporters.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 2h
Hurricane Maria devastated homes and lives in Puerto Ricoโ€”and wiped out the islandโ€™s power infrastructure. Now, NRDC is partnering with groups like @Resilientpowerpr and to help build a cleaner and more resilient grid. Learn more:
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 2h
A federal appeals court has pulled a key permit for massive (and dirty) Atlantic Coast Pipeline. The ruling is a victory for communities of color, endangered species, and many moreโ€”but the fight against the pipeline isn't over yet.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 3h
In 2013, a chemical explosion in West, Texas killed 15 and injured more than 260. wants to revoke protections put in place to prevent more tragedies like this. Read why thinks Scott Pruitt needs to go.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 3h
After a horrendous fertilizer factory explosion killed 15 people, President Obama updated the safety rules for chemical plants. Scott Pruitt wants to get rid of them and has the story.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 3h
"Thereโ€™s no bargain to be struck here: any expansion of offshore drilling is too much.โ€ - 's Protect our coastal waters from dangerous drilling:
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 4h
A new - report illustrates a frightening aspect of whatโ€™s at stake if the Trump admin. moves forward with its offshore drilling proposal: 68 parks will face the threat of a devastating oil spill.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 5h
Replying to @jreynoldsnrdc
"First Quantum Minerals did the right thing. They listened to the people of Alaska and walked away from the Pebble Mine. Todayโ€™s announcement is the latest proof that itโ€™s a bad investment โ€” financially, environmentally, and socially." -
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 5h
Replying to @NRDC
Earlier this month, NRDC and a coalition of Bristol Bay representatives traveled to Toronto to speak at the FQM shareholder meeting. We urged CEO Philip Pascall to step away from Pebble Mine:
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 5h
BREAKING: First Quantum Minerals announced today it will terminate its agreement to invest in the dangerous Pebble Mine project; a victory for the Alaskan communities and ecosystems threatened by this destructive project.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 5h
Curious about the ideal recycling system? For starters, let's use a lot less in the first place.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 6h
This excuse is ridiculous. Dominion Energy stated it's efforts to control erosion along the pipelineโ€™s route in Spartanburg County were โ€œoverwhelmedโ€™โ€™ by heavy rains. The Clean Water Act requires a "STORMWATERโ€ management plan for exactly this reason.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 6h
State and federal agencies failed to assess the health impacts the Atlantic Coast Pipeline would have on minoritiesโ€”one of the many reasons the project must be shut down. The fight against isn't over yet.
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NRDC New York May 24
You're invited! Next Wednesday, 5/30, Staff Attorney Kimberly Ong will host a live Q&A abt fighting , , & protecting . RSVP at link below!
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 7h
The UN announced a groundbreaking model energy efficiency regulation for everyday light bulbs that can be easily adopted by interested developing & emerging economies. The potential savings from this regulation could be up to $18 billion!
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 18h
Acc. to a recently released internal memo, White House officials strategized last year on the best way to deal with the mounting evidence for anthropogenic climate change being generated by our own government scientists. Learn More: via
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 19h
tโ€™s a lot to sort through the howโ€™s and whyโ€™s of recycling. โ€™s Darby Hoover helps break it down.
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NRDC ๐ŸŒŽ 20h
Together with our partners, lawyers are challenging Trumpโ€™s illegal executive order for the sake of our oceans, coastal communities, and a clean energy future. Join us:
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