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Coal is the enemy of the human race, video edition

Grist| A Beacon in the Smog, May 30, 2013 By David Roberts Here’s a short, plainspoken video from the Sierra Club that explains why coal sucks: Read more by David Roberts…

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Big Coal Faces Big Opposition in Pacific Northwest

Truthout, May 25, 2013 By Nick Engelfried, Waging Nonviolence | Report Earlier this month, grassroots climate and anti-extraction activists in the Pacific Northwest scored a victory over one of the world’s most powerful industries. Kinder Morgan, an energy company that … Continue reading

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Coal Exports: An Update On Pacific Northwest Coal Fights

DeSmogBlog, April 28, 2013 Guest Post by Josephine Ferorelli There is not enough room in the national headlines for all the battles between fossil fuel expansion projects and climate activists occurring right now. But the Keystone XL proposal’s public comment … Continue reading

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No, the Coal Will Not Just Go to Canada

Sightline Daily | News & Views for a Sustainable Northwest, February 20, 2013 By Eric de Place This post is part of the research project: Northwest Coal Exports The coal industry itself says it desperately needs new terminals. At a … Continue reading

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Time for a Change: China flags peak in coal usage

The Sydney Morning Herald, February 6, 2013 By John Garnaut China’s decade-long boom in coal-driven heavy industry is about to end as the leadership shifts priorities towards energy conservation, say officials and policy advisers.   The advisers predict China’s coal … Continue reading

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14,000 Comments About NW Coal Export Terminal

EarthFix, Oregon Public Broadcasting Associated Press, January 22, 2013 EVERETT, Wash. — After seven public meetings across Washington about a proposed coal export terminal near Bellingham more than 14,000 comments have been collected. The comments will determine issues to be … Continue reading

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Vancouver Scoping Hearing

Vancouver Scoping Hearing When:  Wednesday, December12, 2012, 3:00 PM Where:  Clark College Gaiser Student Center 1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, WA Get Directions This is our chance to have our voices heard.  The Gateway Pacific Terminal, located just outside of … Continue reading

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