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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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Legislative Actions: Environment, Energy on Our Agenda

by Ruth Bamberger, Legislative Committee Chair Cumberland Chapter, Sierra Club The Kentucky General Assembly officially opened January 6th with the swearing in of all 100 Representatives and 37 Senators. The Democrats have a 54-46 edge in the House and the … Continue reading

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NEWS: Federal Court Orders EPA to Move Ahead on Coal Ash Regs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE October 3, 2013 Contact: Jennifer Duggan, Environmental Integrity Project (802) 225-6774 Jared Saylor, Earthjustice (202) 236-5855 Sean Sarah, Sierra Club (202) 548-4589 Federal Court Orders EPA to Move Forward on Coal Ash Regulations Judge to offer more details in the … Continue reading

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Best Internship On Earth!

So what is the “Best Internship on Earth?” It’s a PAID temporary employee position with Sierra Club – in San Francisco, including all-expenses-paid travel, plus $1,000 worth of merchandise provided by The North Face, a hallmark brand for outdoor gear, apparel, … Continue reading

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