Posts Tagged ‘carbon emissions’

Dear Mr. Boehner, cancer is not the reason for our fright over CO2

Posted November 22nd, 2010 in Blog, Featured 2 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Words of wisdom and guidance from the next Speaker of the House, John Boehner: “…the idea that carbon dioxide is a carcinogen that is harmful to our environment is almost comical. Every time we exhale, we exhale carbon dioxide. Every cow in the world, you know, when they […]

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EPA considers regulating CO2 emissions: what a difference an election makes…

Posted February 17th, 2009 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on EPA considers regulating CO2 emissions: what a difference an election makes…

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: New Environmental Protection Agency administrator Lisa Jackson has reversed a decree by the outgoing Bush administration, saying the EPA will once again consider regulating carbon emissions from coal-fired power plants as a form of air pollution under the Clean Air Act (see this Wash. Post article). Keep in […]

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Interior Department to give coal mining companies permission for vast destruction

Posted October 20th, 2008 in Blog, Featured Comments Off on Interior Department to give coal mining companies permission for vast destruction

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: Some news is just infuriating.  As we have posted many times in the past, in the hunger for coal to feed our energy consumption, President Bush just cannot seem to get enough of blowing up, tearing up, ripping up, and contaminating Nature.  And, as his presidency comes ever […]

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Good news, bad news, alarming news

Posted September 27th, 2008 in Blog, Featured 3 Comments

Fostering Ecological Hope Today from Margaret Swedish: What an amazing week in this country — with more drama to come.  Won’t it be interesting to see what the markets do on Monday.  You feel the meltdown in the air, the comeuppance for these years of profligate spending and profit-making, all based on credit, meaning debt. […]

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