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What are you doing for Earth Day?

Are you saving the planet by recycling or taking shorter showers?  People everywhere are taking action in their communities and we should also.  This planet is a gift to our children and those in future generations.

Did you know that The United States is the second highest carbon pollution emitter in the world, trailing only China?  Nearly 40% of the total carbon pollution emissions in the United States come from fossil-fuel fired power plants:  which is equivalent to the annual carbon emissions of Australia, France, Germany, Italy, and Spain combined.  We are on the brink of permanent climate change, it is imperative that we act now.

If you would like to ask Acting Administrator Bob Perciasepe to Regulate GHG Emissions from Existing Power Plants…

Click the link below to send an email to the EPA: 

http://action.earthday.net/p/dia/action/public/?action_KEY=12664

 

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