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The EPA Under Scott Pruitt

The irony of the "fox guarding the henhouse" isn't lost on Johnson Bridgewater of the Sierra Club's Oklahoma chapter. He weighs in on the future of the EPA under former Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt.

Scientists In Last-Minute Scramble To Save Environmental Data Before Trump Takes Over

6 days agoNews : Huffington Post

Scientists across the nation are in a frantic push to save as much environmental data as possible before a feared government information purge orchestrated by climate-change denier Donald Trump. The Sierra Club on Thursday filed Freedom...Show More Summary

Scientists Scramble to Protect Decades of Climate Research Before Trump Takes Office

Click here for reuse options! According to the Sierra Club, Trump will be the only world leader who still denies the science behind climate change. In just over three weeks, Donald Trump will be sworn in as the next president. According to the Sierra Club, Trump will be the only world leader who still denies the science behind climate change. Show More Summary

Unhinged Libs Put Trump Building Under Water in New Stunt Cuz Global Warming (VIDEO)

The Sierra Club shined images of rising seas on President-Elect Donald Trump’s Iconic 40 Wall St. property, “The Trump Building”... The post Unhinged Libs Put Trump Building Under Water in New Stunt Cuz Global Warming (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

The Dakota Access Pipeline Battle Isn’t Over. Here’s What’s Coming Next

Two Sierra Club lawyers on eminent domain, oil spill laws, and what you can do if a natural gas company shows up in your neighborhood

7 Things to Know About Billions in VW Clean Transportation Funds

This post was co authored by Katherine Clements, a Legal Assistant with Sierra Club's Environmental Law Program. From 2009 to 2015, Volkswagen sold more than 11 million diesel cars with software designed to cheat on emissions tests. As a result, these cars emitted up to 35 times more nitrogen oxides than allowed by law. Show More Summary

One of the oldest environmental groups in the US says Trump's EPA pick is 'like putting an arsonist in charge of fighting fires'

Donald Trump has picked Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to lead the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) during his administration. The Sierra Club, at 124 years old, is one of the most venerable environmental groups in the US. Show More Summary

On Tuesday’s Radio Show…

Sierra Club Executive Director Michael Brune will explain why everyone should be concerned about President-Elect Trump’s views on the environment. And we’ll talk about what could happen during the final meeting between Trump and Mitt Romney. 

Volkswagen Moving Us Backward Again?

Photo Credit: Sierra Club When the election votes were barely tallied, the Alliance of Automobile Manufacturers representing most automakers that sell passenger vehicles in the U.S. sent a letter to President-elect Trump explaining the many ways they wanted the new administration to weaken vehicle efficiency regulations. Show More Summary

CA: MCAG Settles Lawsuit to Update Transportation Plan, Sierra Club Says

The Merced County Association of Governments has reached a settlement with the Sierra Club in a lawsuit challenging its 2014 Regional Transportation Plan.

Fossil Fuel Companies Pack Rooms at COP22

The Sierra Club and ExxonMobil are granted the same privileges under the rules governing the U.N.’s international climate change negotiations. This presents a clear conflict of interest, a group led by the delegations of Nigeria and Ecuador said at COP22.

ACLU, other groups report post-election surge of donations

NEW YORK (AP) — In the week since Donald Trump's election, there's been a dramatic surge in donations to the American Civil Liberties Union, Planned Parenthood, the Sierra Club and other progressive organizations which have pledged to...Show More Summary

The Sierra Club Buckles Up for a Fight

2 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

The venerable environmentalist organization has been around for 125 years, battling all sorts of politicians, but its leaders call Trumps election an extreme challenge.

Guest Editorial: Now More than Ever, Seattle Must Welcome Upzones

2 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

by Noah An The authors, Jesse Piedfort from the Sierra Club and Noah An from the Young Democrats at the University of Washington, say upzoning the University District will benefit the climate and housing affordability. SEASTOCK/Shutterstock Even...Show More Summary

Environmentalists Score a Win in Nevada

Democrat Catherine Cortez Masto has defeated Republican Rep. Joe Heck in Nevada's Senate race, a key contest that was targeted by environmental groups. Three of them—the Sierra Club, the League of Conservation Voters, and EDF Action—spent more than $1 million running ads against Heck, who is an opponent of President Barack Obama's Clean Power Plan. Show More Summary

Column: Washington’s carbon tax doesn’t address environmental justice

If voters pass the revenue-neutral carbon tax, Washington state would be stuck with a faulty policy model that doesn’t address the complexity and scope of the climate crisis, argue Bill Corcoran of the Sierra Club and Byron Gudiel of Communities for a Better Environment. Show More Summary

Fate Of Initiative 732 Carbon Fee Proposal In Washington State In Doubt

Initiative 732 would create a carbon fee structure in the State of Washington. Fossil fuel interests opposed it because it goes too far. The Sierra Club opposes it because it doesn't go far enough. Fate Of Initiative 732 Carbon Fee Proposal In Washington State In Doubt was originally posted on: PlanetSave. Show More Summary

Bloomberg & Sierra Club Chairman to Write Book on Global Warming

3 months agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Former New York mayor Michael R. Bloomberg is collaborating on a new book with Carl Pope, former executive director and chairman of the Sierra Club.

The One Simple Thing That Nonprofit Leaders Do To Keep Inspired and Avoid Burnout

Mike Brune, Sierra Club Executive Director Yesterday, I honored to fill in as MC and interviewer for Darian Rodriguez Heyman at the Nonprofit Fundraising Masters event.   (Darian was welcoming his first child, a boy, into the world!). Show More Summary

Donald Trump Is Getting Taken to Task on Snapchat for His Climate Change Stance

The Sierra Club has purchased a geofilter that will be seen by folks who attend tonight's presidential debate at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. The ad takes aim at Donald Trump's climate change stance: he doesn't believe the notion...Show More Summary

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