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Global Warming Solutions

Over the past eight years, we’ve taken significant steps to make sure we leave kids growing up today a cleaner, healthier planet. We refuse to let environmental progress stopnot when the reality of climate change demands we move quickly toward a 100% renewable energy economy. 

News Release | Environment Michigan

America Needs Cleaner Cars

Tomorrow, President Trump is expected to sign an executive order instructing the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to begin rolling back clean car standards. The administration will likely withdraw the final determination on EPA’s vehicle emission standards for 2022-2025.

News Release | Environment Michigan

Scott Pruitt won’t protect Michigan’s air, water or families

Washington, D.C. – Today the Senate voted to approve President Trump’s nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Environment Michigan’s Campaign Organizer, Annalise Dobbelstien, issued the following statement in response:

News Release | Environment Michigan

Scott Pruitt won’t protect Michigan’s air, water or families

“MICHIGANDERS AND ALL Americans deserve an EPA administrator who will fight to protect the air we breathe, the water we drink and the planet we love. Scott Pruitt fails on all these accounts.” – Annalise Dobbelstein, Environment Michigan. 

Washington, D.C. – Today the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee is slated to vote on President Trump’s nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Environment Michigan’s Campaign Organizer, Annalise Dobbelstein, issued the following statement in response:

 

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Stop Keystone

Following President Trump's executive action to advance the Keystone XL pipeline, we're working to stop the pipeline, reduce our fossil fuel dependence, and transition to a clean energy future. Here's why: 

We are asking for big change

By | Katie Hammer
Digital Campaigner, Global Warming Solutions Campaign

Global warming is taking its toll on people and the environment around the world. Here in the U.S., we see more extreme weather like heat waves, droughts, floods, and bad air days because of global warming. We know that to avoid catastrophe and meet the goals of the Paris climate agreement, the US will need to cut overall global warming pollution by more than 80 percent by mid-century.

Report | Environment America Research & Policy Center

A New Way Forward

America has made progress in cutting pollution from cars and trucks over the last decade as a result of improved vehicle fuel economy and slower growth in driving. But eliminating greenhouse gas emissions from our urban transportation systems is going to require more than incremental change – it will require transformation. 

This Earth Day, climate action takes a big step forward!

By | Katie Hammer
Digital Campaigner, Global Warming Solutions Campaign

April 22 is a big day for climate action! This Earth Day marks the historical event when more than 150 countries will come together to sign the first-ever legally binding global climate deal -- The Paris Climate Agreement.

Great Barrier Reef scientist: “And then we wept.”

By | Katie Hammer
Digital Campaigner, Global Warming Solutions Campaign

Professor Hughes recalls his reaction to finding that 93 percent of the Great Barrier Reef’s coral is bleached: “And then we wept.”

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