News releases

Attention Journalists

For more information or to set up an interview with one of our experts, please contact:

EA Dyson
Communications director
202-222-0730
edyson@foe.org

Our news releases are where you can find some of the latest news and breaking updates from our campaigns for climate and energy solutions, safe food and technology, healthy oceans and ecosystems and economic policies that put people before polluters, as well as statements on behalf of our organization made by our president, Erich Pica.

Journalists who wish to arrange an interview or to acquire more information are encouraged to contact our media team at the phone number and email address in the box to the right.

$400+ Billion in Subsidies for Biofuels

May. 7, 2009 / Posted by: NBerning / Categories: News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nick Berning, 202-222-0748 Kate McMahon, 202-222-0715 Biofuels Slated to Receive More than $400 Billion in Federal Subsidies New report from Friends of the Earth documents how biofuels industry gains at taxpayers’ an...

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House Ag Chair's Embarassing Biofuels Hissy Fit

May. 6, 2009 / Posted by: NBerning / Categories: News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nick Berning, 202-222-0748 Kate McMahon, 202-222-0715 House Agriculture Committee Chair Throws Embarrassing Hissy Fit Over EPA Biofuels Announcement In stunning move, Rep. Collin Peterson attacks EPA for following ru...

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Energy Department Reduces Tritium Processing

May. 1, 2009 / Posted by: NBerning / Categories: News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Tom Clements, S.C., 803-834-3084 (land), 803-240-7268 (mobile) Nick Berning, D.C., 202-222-0748 Planning for Nuclear Weapons Reductions, Energy Department Reduces Tritium Processing at South Carolina's Savannah River...

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Shell targeted at New Orleans Jazz Fest

Apr. 24, 2009 / Posted by: NBerning / Categories: News Releases

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Nick Berning, Friends of the Earth, 202-222-0748 Anne Rolfes, Shell Accountability Campaign, 504-452-4909 Han Shan, Oil Change International, 917-418-4133 International Coalition Targets Shell at Jazz Fest for Human ...

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