Tag Archives: Fossil Fuels

THE #CLIMATEPRESIDENT ACTION PLAN:THE 10 ESSENTIAL STEPS PRESIDENT BIDEN MUST TAKE ON CLIMATE

THE #CLIMATEPRESIDENT ACTION PLAN:THE 10 ESSENTIAL STEPS PRESIDENT BIDEN MUST TAKE ON CLIMATE The United States faces an indisputable climate emergency. The solution to the crisis is also inarguable: We must transform our extractive economy to a regenerative and inclusive one. The actions called … Continue reading

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Health

Sources & Organizations Center for Economic and Policy Research (CEPR) Contra Costa Health Services Earth Justice Economic Policy Institute (EPI) Electric Smoothie Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Fair Healthy Richmond Public Policy Institute of California Silicon Valley Toxics Coalition (SVTC)  Specific … Continue reading

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Fossil Fuels

Sources & Organizations Earth Justice Fossil Free California Specific Information CalPERS Divestment Campaign CalSTRS Divestment Campaign COAL BURNING IS THREATENING OUR HEALTH AND OUR ENVIRONMENT – EJ Move Your Money – FFC OIL AND GAS IS DESTROYING OUR AIR, WATER AND … Continue reading

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Energy Transition

Requirements for Energy Transition Investment: Enormous amounts of investment capital will be needed to accomplish the energy transition, much more than the promise of $150 billion for renewable energy over ten years, and must now come from government. Coordination: The … Continue reading

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End the Greed of the Fossil Fuel Industry and Hold them Accountable – BS

For decades, fossil fuel corporations knowingly destroyed our planet for short-term profits. The fossil fuel industry has known since as early as the 1970s that their products were contributing to climate change and that climate change is real, dangerous, and … Continue reading

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Rebuild Our Economy and Ensure Justice for Frontline Communities and a Just Transition for Workers

As we rapidly move toward renewable energy and energy efficiency, we must ensure that the workers employed in the fossil fuel industry see that their standards of living are not only protected, but improved. A just transition for workers means … Continue reading

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End the Greed of the Fossil Fuel Industry and Hold them Accountable

For decades, fossil fuel corporations knowingly destroyed our planet for short-term profits. The fossil fuel industry has known since as early as the 1970s that their products were contributing to climate change and that climate change is real, dangerous, and … Continue reading

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Transform Our Energy System to 100 Percent Renewable Energy and Create 20 Million Jobs

There is no reason the United States, the wealthiest country in the history of the world, cannot transform our energy system away from fossil fuels to 100 percent renewable energy, like wind, solar, and geothermal. We have more than enough … Continue reading

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As President, Bernie Sanders Will Avert Climate Catastrophe and Create 20 Million Jobs

As president, Bernie Sanders will launch the decade of the Green New Deal, a ten-year, nationwide mobilization centered around justice and equity during which climate change will be factored into virtually every area of policy, from immigration to trade to … Continue reading

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Paying for the Green New Deal – GP

We will need revenues between $700 billion to $1 trillion annually for the Green New Deal. $400 billion will be for the public jobs programs. Estimates for the transition to 100% clean energy start at $200 billion a year. Economists … Continue reading

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