Jan 23–GDACC meeting SUNY Main St.-5:00 pm at 9 Main St.

 

If you have no intention of leasing your property for gas drilling, please sign the Catskill Citizens for Safe Energy Pledge and counter the claims of Landowner coalitions that they control the majority of acreage in New York http://catskillcitizens.org/nl/
 
 

Agenda.Sept 12

Divestment Fever Spreads as ‘Eco Radicals at Goldman Sachs’ Downgrade Exxon Stock to ‘Sell’ Status | Common Dreams News

“The best reason to divest fossil fuel stock is that you’d like to help preserve a livable planet. Another reason is so that you won’t lose your money.”

Source: Divestment Fever Spreads as ‘Eco Radicals at Goldman Sachs’ Downgrade Exxon Stock to ‘Sell’ Status | Common Dreams News

‘Bridge to Climate Chaos’: New Report Details Urgent Need for Total US Fracking Ban | Common Dreams News

“Unless we ban fracking, these terrifying climate trends will intensify.”

Source: ‘Bridge to Climate Chaos’: New Report Details Urgent Need for Total US Fracking Ban | Common Dreams News

https://www.ran.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/Banking_on_Climate_Change_2019_vFINAL1.pdf

The Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn’t a Technology – Scientific American Blog Network

Forests are the most powerful and efficient carbon-capture system on the planet

Source: The Best Technology for Fighting Climate Change Isn’t a Technology – Scientific American Blog Network

How Americans Think About Climate Change, in Six Maps – The New York Times

Donald Trump’s “carbon bubble” economy is bound to pop — the only question is how bad it will be – Salon.com

Trump’s economic policies are built on many flawed assumptions, especially a fossil-fuel boom that won’t end well

Source: Donald Trump’s “carbon bubble” economy is bound to pop — the only question is how bad it will be – Salon.com

Methane: New York’s Dirty Addiction to Shale Gas – YouTube

Scientists are frantically copying U.S. climate data, fearing it might vanish under Trump – The Washington Post

“People have felt a call to arms. We need to be outspoken.”

Source: Scientists are frantically copying U.S. climate data, fearing it might vanish under Trump – The Washington Post

State deploys response trailers along crude oil transportation corridor – Capitol Confidential

The state will station 24 emergency response trailers at key locations along the state’s crude oil transportation corridor, including one in the City of Albany and four in the Capital Region,…

Source: State deploys response trailers along crude oil transportation corridor – Capitol Confidential

A Wrenching Choice for Alaska Towns in the Path of Climate Change – The New York Times

Alaska is warming about twice as fast as the rest of the nation. So what are the dozens of villages at imminent risk of destruction to do?

Source: A Wrenching Choice for Alaska Towns in the Path of Climate Change – The New York Times