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Wind power for America

American wind energy is powering the equivalent of nearly 13 million homes, avoiding as much carbon pollution as if 13 million cars were taken off the road, and supporting more than 70,000 American jobs. Thanks to President Obama and Congress, critical tax credit for wind power were extended on January 3, 2013.

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Stop Fracking Our Future

Across the country, fracking is contaminating drinking water, making nearby families sick with air pollution, and turning forest acres into industrial zones. Yet the oil and gas industry is pushing to expand this dirty drilling—to new states and even near critical drinking water supplies for millions of Americans. We need to show massive public support to stop the oil and gas industry from fracking our future.

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Save the Bees

Of the world’s major food crops, 71 percent are dependent on bees for pollination. But honeybee populations have been declining since 2006, threatening food supplies, such as strawberries, carrots and coffee. Widespread use of a class of toxic pesticides called neonicotinoids is a significant contributing factor. Now chemical companies want to be able to use even more of these pesticides. We should be using less pesticides, not more!

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Repower America

Too much of our energy comes from dirty sources that harm our environment. But by tapping the power of the sun and wind, and using less energy in the first place, we can repower our lives with clean energy that doesn’t pollute and never runs out.

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Protect America's Waters

From the Chesapeake to the Puget Sound, to the streams in our backyards, we should be able to swim, fish, and play in our local waterways without worry of pollution. But loopholes in the Clean Water Act have left more than half of the nation’s streams, 20 million acres of wetlands, and 117 million Americans’ drinking water at risk of unchecked pollution. Join our call to close these loopholes by taking action.

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Let's Get Off Oil

The environmental costs of our oil dependence are out of control — from accidents and spills, to smog, to climate change. It's time to set this country on a path to getting off oil for good. We can get there by convincing our leaders to make new investments in fuel-efficient cars, new technology, and a first-class system of public transportation.

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Go Solar

The sky is the limit for solar power in America. We could meet all of our energy needs by capturing just a sliver of the virtually limitless and pollution-free energy of the sun. Solar capacity has tripled in the last two years. In the first half of 2014, solar energy accounted for more than half of all the new electric generation capacity installed in the United States. Despite this progress, Americans still get less than 1% of our power from the sun.  That means we’re still getting most of our electricity from dirty and dangerous energy sources like coal, gas, and nuclear. That’s why we’re working toward a national goal of getting at least ten percent of our power from the sun by 2030.

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Global Warming Solutions

Nobody wants our kids to inherit a world where storms like Superstorm Sandy—or worse—are the new normal. That’s why it’s so important we reduce the pollution fueling global warming. The less we pollute now, the safer our climate will be for future generations. We’ve launched a campaign to get information to more than 1 million Americans about the local impacts of global warming, the threats of power plant pollution, and the impact President Obama’s Clean Power Plan will have on our children’s future.

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Conservation America

We should be doing everything we can to protect places like Riverbend Park and the Blue Ridge Parkway. But some in Congress want to eliminate funding for our most successful parks and open space program.

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Clean Water for America

We should be doing everything we can to protect clean water. Instead polluters have put our waters in jeopardy by carving loopholes in the law, leaving 2 million miles of the nation's streams open to pollution. Join our call to protect clean water.

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