climate change

People vs coal

Posted by Lawrence Carter — 23 September 2014 at 2:39pm - Comments
Activist with a bag of coal from the train, with address label to Vladimir Putin
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Coal ready to be returned to sender

BREAKING: More than 50 people have stopped a train carrying coal to Cottam power station and are now unloading its climate-wrecking cargo. The train, transporting around 1,500 tonnes of coal to be burned in the power station’s furnaces, was flagged down safely this afternoon as it approached the power station.

John Sauven, Greenpeace UK executive director and Emma Thompson, Oscar-winning actress, from the People’s Climate March London

Last edited 21 September 2014 at 1:20pm
21 September, 2014

John Sauven, Greenpeace UK executive director, is at the People’s Climate March today, alongside Oscar-winning actress, screenwriter and author Emma Thompson.

Ban Ki-moon receives names of six million people calling for protection of the Arctic

Last edited 19 September 2014 at 10:32am
19 September, 2014

New York, 19 September 2014 - In advance of the UN Climate Summit in New York, UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon accepted a six million signature petition from Greenpeace calling for long term protection of the region [1].

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