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August 18, 2016 | Feature

Ten Thoughts from a Once-in-a-Lifetime Trip to Alaska

Abigail Dillen, VP of Litigation for Climate & Energy, recounts her trip to accompany Marie Claire’s Creative Director, Nina Garcia, to Alaska to visit Juneau’s famous ice field and see first-hand the march of climate change.

August 5, 2016 | Blog Post

The Death of World Heritage Sites

The future of priceless World Heritage sites depends on the immediate reduction of climate-change-inducing greenhouse-gas emissions, but many of the governments responsible for protecting these sites are failing to take strong climate action and are actively pursuing dirty energy projects.

July 21, 2016 | Legal Document

Settlement Agreement: Colstrip Power Plant

Decades after water contamination problems first started at the Colstrip coal-fired power plant, an agreement filed in court between conservation groups and the facility’s owners will result in far safer disposal of millions of tons of toxic coal-ash waste generated by burning coal at the plant.

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