Posts Tagged ‘fossil free’

Environmental Justice Roundtable

08.17.16 Post by Ian Kantonen

  This past week, members of our HERC Coalition (community organizations including MPIRG, Sierra Club, MN Neighborhoods Organizing for Change, Community Power, and St. Joan of Arc) went on a trip to Chicago for an Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 5 roundtable discussion with environmental justice leaders on the Clean Power Plan, and testified at […]

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At What Point Do We Leave It In The Ground?

06.20.14 Post by Ian Kantonen

clipper

Last week, State Administrative Law Judge, Eric Lipman recommended that state regulators allow the expansion of Enbridge Energy’s Alberta Clipper pipeline. The pipeline carries the heavy and very dirty tar sand product roughly 1,000 miles from Alberta through northern Minnesota to Superior, WI. If approved, no new pipe would be added, but the existing pipeline’s […]

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