Eastern States Press Midwest to Improve Air
In a battle that pits the East Coast against the Midwest over the winds that carry dirty air from coal plants, the governors of eight Northeastern states plan to petition the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday to force tighter air pollution regulations on nine Rust Belt and Appalachian states. (By: Coral Davenport Published: December 9, 2013 Source: The New York Times)To see full article from NY Times please click
This summer Michigan launches the Michigan PSR Chapter. We join the admirable legacy of PSR chapters and build on na-tional efforts that continue to strive toward peace, sustaina-bility and health.
In Michigan, we will set our sights on energy efficiency, coal, and renewables highlight-ing the health impacts as well the overall impact global cli-mate change will have on the future of our communities here in Michigan.
Michigan PSR will be led by Stephanie Dernek who will help to led PSR in building an active and engaged chapter as well as led PSR’s ef-forts in Michigan around energy efficiency, renewable energy, and coal-fired power plants
Make a difference in the challenge to confront global warming and prevent nuclear war and the development and use of nuclear weapons.
Tell President Obama that the United States should join the international movement to ban nuclear weapons worldwide.
Call on Congress to give the same tax benefits to clean, healthy, renewable wind energy that they do to dirty fossil and nuclear fuels.