Stronger Snowstorms to Come with a Warming World

As the earth warms we can expect to see fewer but more severe snowstorms in the northeast states.

Flint Water Crisis Represents Societal Indifference to Poor Communities

Numerous factors led to lead poisoning of children in this poor community.

Sierra Club Mini-Grants for Fracking Action

Mini-grants up to $1,000 are available to groups working on shale gas pipeline and related infrastructure issues.

Talk: Ellen Dorsey on Divestment from Fossil Fuels, Feb. 10

Monthly meeting of Pittsburgh350 at 7pm – Friends Meeting House, North Oakland

Second Gas-Fired Power Plant Proposed along the Yough

Another proposed electric power plant using natural gas will help sustain the fracking industry.

Gov. Wolf Announces New Rules to Reduce Methane Emissions

Thanks are due Gov. Wolf for his efforts to reduce methane leakage and urge rapid setting of the new standards.

Ocean Warming has Doubled in Two Decades

There are multiple consequences of the warming of our oceans, but it is the rate of warming that is of most concern.

Renewable Energy Jobs and Investment Break Records in 2015

More jobs at home and Denmark produces 42 pct of its electrical power in 2015 from wind turbines.

Allegheny Group Election Results

General membership elects four members to Executive Committee.

US Senate Candidates Forum, Jan. 31

Fetterman, McGinty, and Seslak to take part in public forum, 2 pm, Sunday, Jan. 31.

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