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PSR senior scientist educates on coal in Michigan
November 7, 2011 - November 9, 2011
Ann Arbor, Michigan
Dr. Alan Lockwood, lead author of Coal’s Assault on Human
Health and member of the PSR national board, will be in Michigan Nov. 7
through 9 working to help roll back the coal-fired power plants that
contaminate the air, water and land. He will present Grand Rounds at
Michigan State, meet with editorial boards in Detroit, Lansing and Ann Arbor,
and present compelling evidence that clean, renewable energy needs to be
embraced for the future.
PSR members are invited to a special reception in Ann Arbor
to meet Alan at the home of Roger Kerson and Robin Kaplan. To RSVP or for
more information, please contact Mary Dillon Kerwin at email@example.com or (202) 587-5231.
Health Impacts of Natural Gas Infrastructure
Fracked natural gas contaminates air and water where it is extracted, then pipelines transport gas-related pollutants for hundreds of miles. Distant communities may be exposed to toxic air pollutants, dangerous particulates, and radioactive materials. All of us are endangered as methane leaks into the atmosphere. Read more »
Natural Gas: Not a healthy or climate-protective solution for the Clean Power Plan
Building natural gas plants to replace coal-fired power is not a solution to the climate crisis; it merely replaces one fossil fuel with another. Read more »
Death by Degrees
The sign of Global Warming are already here. “Death by Degrees” is a series of reports looking at the damaging health effects of global warming by states or regions within the United States. We encourage you to learn about the public health threats global warming poses in your state/ region and contact your elected officials to support climate policies that reduce our reliance on dirty fossil fuels and supports energy efficiency, conservation and clean renewable energy production. Read more »
In the Spotlight
November 30, 2016
Eating for Climate and Health
PSR's new PowerPoint presentation on how climate change impacts food production, and agriculture's contribution to climate change.