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Senate's Dirty Energy Bill

Jun. 18, 2009 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: Blog

The American Clean Energy Leadership Act of 2009 (ACELA) fails to heed President Obama’s call for clean energy jobs and a green economy. Instead it takes the same past false steps and increases our reliance on failed dirty energy sources.

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U.S. Holds Climate Negotiations Hostage

Jun. 12, 2009 / Posted by: NBerning / Categories: News Releases

For Immediate Release June 12, 2009 Contact: Nick Berning, 202-222-0748, nberning@foe.org (in U.S.) Elizabeth Bast, 202-222-0719, ebast@foe.org (in U.S.) Karen Orenstein, 202-640-8679 (in Bonn) Rich industrialized countries offer little hope for j...

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House Green Economy Bill Falls Short

Jun. 9, 2009 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: Blog

Polluting special interests have weakened bill; it now falls far short of vision for clean energy future Obama articulated during campaign A bill intended to spur the United States’ transition to a clean energy economy and reduce global warm...

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Video Blogging From Bonn

Jun. 9, 2009 / Posted by: RConnors / Categories: Blog, Climate and Energy

Friends of the Earth staff share their take on international climate negotiations International climate change negotiations are underway in Bonn, Germany. These negotiations, formally known as an "intercessional," are running from June 1 to 12 and...

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