Clean Energy March at the Democratic National Convention, Philadelphia, July 24.

Book your seat on the bus to Philadelphia and the clean energy march on the eve of the Democratic National Convention.

EPA Acts to Reduce Methane Emissions from New Fracking Operations

In a welcome move EPA has issued final standards to reduce the emission of methane from new oil and gas operation, including fracking.

Environmental Film Series: “Fossil Free”. Oakland, May 20

Phipps new environmental film series kicks off with an account of how Dutch activists overcome resistance to divestment from fossil fuels.

Marcellus Shale Documentary Project: An Expanded View, May 6 to July 31

Exhibition of photographs, videos, and dynamic graphics depicting the development of fracking in our region.

Global Temperature Races Ahead of Climate Action

While scientists are alarmed at the rate of climate change a sense of urgency has not yet reached our decision makers at the local and state levels, and certainly not in Congress.

World Bank Shifts 28 Pct of Spending to Climate Change Projects

Recognizing the impact of climate change on developing countries, the World Bank will allocate $16 billion per year for renewable energy and efficiency.

Environmental Injustice in the Shale Fields?

Comment by Range Resources executive sparks call for environmental justice factor to be used in all well permitting.

Senate Makes Some Progress with Bipartisan Energy Bill, but Enviros Remain Opposed

Deals to ensure passage weaken a bipartisan omnibus energy bill that faces Obama’s veto.

Bruce Sundqust. Scientist, Outlngs Leader, Publisher, and Conservationist, 1936 – 2016.

Long-time Sierra Club outings leader and trail guide editor Bruce Sundquist dies at the age of 79.

Urge Senator Bob Casey to Help Expand Wilderness Protection on the Arctic Wildlife Refuge.

To protect the wildlife on millions of acres in the Arctic NWR please urge Sen. Bob Casey to co-sponsor S.2341.

Now available: The Winter 2016 Sierran

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