Article in the Salem Reporter quoting Damon Motz-Storey, Oregon PSR.
PSR has rolled up its sleeves to join a significant new battle for the climate: the campaign to replace appliances that burn gas (a.k.a. methane, a.k.a. fracked gas) with appliances powered with clean energy.
Op-ed for Common Dreams by Jeff Carter, PSR Executive Director.
Congress just passed on a real opportunity to take action on clean energy incentives—and, thus, the climate crisis—before 2019 comes to an end.
Scientists around the world are ringing alarm bells: Time is running out on addressing climate change. We must act on solutions immediately to protect our health and survival.
PSR’s national office and four chapters are gearing up to inject the health voice into a new approach to slashing greenhouse gas emissions. It’s called “energy optimization,” and it combines energy efficiency with fuel-swapping: replacing technologies that burn fossil fuels with those that use electricity.
INACTIVE – Ask your U.S. senators and representative to update and extend critical clean energy tax credits that will reduce carbon emissions and promote a clean energy economy.
INACTIVE – Finally, a presidential candidate forum that focuses on the climate crisis! Now you can submit questions to assure that the candidates address climate change impacts on human health.
INACTIVE – Citizen Advocacy Opportunity: Meet with your U.S. Representative while they are in-state, asking for their support of the “100% Clean Energy Economy of 2019” bill.
This past weekend’s heat wave across the country had lethal consequences. According to estimates, six people have died from heat-related illnesses. Millions more endured the heat and may suffer subsequent health repercussions.