A recent study on the potential health impacts of fracking in Maryland warns of a high likelihood that drilling would degrade our air quality, endanger workers, strain healthcare infrastructure, and more. We have until October 3rd to submit comments, urging Gov. O’Malley to extend Maryland’s fracking moratorium to protect our health.
Governor McAuliffe’s energy plan must outline policies to make a meaningful transition from fossil fuels to large-scale investments in clean energy. Email Governor McAuliffe and urge him to steer the commonwealth toward a clean energy future.
A major loophole in DC’s premier clean energy law is funneling ratepayer dollars toward the burning of toxic paper sludge — called “black liquor” — instead of true clean energy sources like wind and solar. Urge your DC Council member to pass legislation to close this loophole.
Add Your Name: Double Maryland’s Clean Power Supply
Maryland’s General Assembly can and should aim higher in fighting climate change. Urge your state legislators to double our commitment to clean power — requiring that 40% of Maryland’s electricity come from clean sources like solar and wind by 2025.
Tell President Obama: NO Keystone XL
President Obama will make his decision on the Keystone XL tar sands oil pipeline in the next few months. Urge President Obama to keep his climate promises and reject the pipeline.