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PSR Testimony on EPA Carbon Rule

PSR representatives testified before the EPA in support of EPA's proposal to limit carbon pollution from power plants and urged the EPA to emphasize efficiency and renewable energy. Read the testimony and watch video below.

Written Testimony

Kelly Benjamin
PSR National Climate Organizer

Barb Gottlieb
PSR National Environment & Health Director

Illana Naylor, MSN, CPN, RN
PSR Member

Lucas Niewenhuis
PSR National Environment & Health Intern

Pouné Saberi, MD, MPH
Philadelphia PSR and PSR National Board Member

Walter Tsou, MD, MPH
Philadelphia PSR Board Member

Video

Video of Dr. Catherine Thomasson, Dr. Cindy Parker, Dr. Walter Tsou, and Barb Gottlieb testifying.

News Coverage

Page Updated August 4, 2014

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  • Saving Energy, Saving Lives: The Health Impacts of Avoiding Power Plant Pollution with Energy Efficiency

    PSR and the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE)'s new report examines the public health benefits and medical cost savings of cutting annual electric consumption by 15 percent. Read more »

  • Natural Gas Health Impacts Symposium

    PSR is proud to have participated in "Natural Gas Infrastructure and Public Health," a high-powered conference in Boston that brought together university researchers, public health departments and concerned citizens. Watch Environment & Health Director Barbara Gottlieb's overview presentation here, timestamp 11:10 - 46:05. Read more »

  • Fracking Compendium 5 Water Excerpt

    Given the timely and important consideration of the issue by state officials in Florida, Physicians for Social Responsibility, along with Concerned Health Professionals of New York, has released excerpts from the upcoming Fifth Edition of the Compendium of Scientific, Medical, and Media Findings Demonstrating Risks and Harms of Fracking. Released in Miami in advance of the full report, this new document contains an up-to-date analysis and compilation of the science on water contamination risks from drilling, fracking, and associated activities. Read more »

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    WPSR Annual Dinner and Fundraiser
    Join Washington PSR for a reception, a delicious meal, keynote address by David Korten, presentation of the 2018 Paul Beeson and Malcolm Peterson awards, and a live auction.