Category Archives: Climate Change

Whitesburg, KY second Municipality in nation to pass resolution of support for POWER+

by Tom Sexton Cumberland Chapter, Sierra Club This week, the City of Whitesburg became the first municipality in the state of Kentucky, and the second in the nation to pass a resolution of support for the White House’s POWER Plus … Continue reading

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Encyclical Letter LAUDATO SI’ – Pope Francis Addresses Climate Change

This past Thursday, Pope Francis appealed to “every person living on this planet” to come together to tackle climate change. “Once we start to think about the kind of world we are leaving to future generations, we look at things … Continue reading

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Part-Time, Contracted Job Opening: Field Organizer, KY Sierra Club

Our Cumberland Chapter of the Sierra Club (aka the Kentucky Chapter), is looking for a part-time organizer to support our work on Mountaintop Removal in Eastern Kentucky. The position is available on a contract basis, and is grant-dependent. The contractor … Continue reading

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Job Opening: KY and IN – FT Sierra Club Beyond Coal Senior Campaign Rep

Sierra Club’s ground-breaking Beyond Coal Campaign is seeking a Senior Campaign Representative to work in southern Indiana and western Kentucky with a talented team to phase out aging coal plants and replace them with clean, renewable energy. The Beyond Coal Campaign … Continue reading

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