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U.S. becomes global fossil energy giant feeding hungry world energy markets

U.S. evolves into coal, gas and oil global energy giant supplying world’s hungry energy markets

David Middleton’s excellent WUWT article addressing the resurgence of the American coal industry as well as the growing role of U.S. 1,091 more words

Energy

Looking at Wind Power

Wind power has been in the news in my area lately, with the pros and cons of specific projects being argued in the papers. As often happens, these stories have raised questions for me, and inspired me to do a deep dive into the subject. 1,569 more words

Climate Solutions

Confessions of an addict

My name is Dillon Naber Cruz and I am an addict. As an addict, I know that when I act upon my addiction, I hurt other people, I hurt the planet, and I hurt myself in the process. 1,475 more words

Permaculture

Does switching to a plant-based diet/veganism encourage people to take positive climate action? Read on to find out!

Climate change is perhaps one of the most terrifying threats to human existence in our times. Several governments across the world have adopted policies that are geared towards mitigating the adverse effects of climate change. 617 more words

Climate Change

Single Girl Home Owning: Boiling Point (Part One: Saying Good-Bye to Bessie the Behemoth Boiler)

When I moved into the Huh House in the Fall of 2013 I knew part of the package deal was a home heated by fossil fuel oil fueling baseboards with forced hot water. 1,915 more words

Humor

First time bicycle at Bear Creek

I know that riding a bicycle to Quaker meeting is not a new idea.  Some meetinghouses, including Des Moines Valley Friends,  have bicycle racks.

The Friends Committee on National Legislation (FCNL) offices in Washington, DC, have bicycle racks, showers and lockers. 323 more words

Two Months to Stop the Cumbrian Coal Mine!

MANY THANKS to everyone who has written to oppose the coal mine.  We now have a period of time to build a campaign against this plan “The earliest Committee the application could be presented to is the 20 September 2017… 1,926 more words

Coal