131,223 people in New Jersey have called for climate action

President Obama and the EPA have announced carbon pollution standards for all existing power plants in America.

Will you join others around the country in saying you believe we must protect our children and future generations from climate change?

Submit a public comment to the EPA in support of strong carbon pollution standards.

"I strongly support the EPA's effort to limit carbon pollution from all power plants."

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Worst Class on Climate Change

"Today's top story – the returning Congress is one of the worst classes in history on climate change." With Congress back in session and climate ...

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EPA Adminstrator McCarthy Headlines Google+ Hangout

Voces Verdes, an independent coalition of Latino business leaders in the public health sector, streamed a Google+ Hangout webcast featuring EPA Administrator, Gina McCarthy on ...

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Montclair Is A “Climate Showcase Community”

The Department of Environmental Protection has recognized Montclair, New Jersey, as a “climate showcase community” for the city’s leading efforts to create a greener community ...

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New Jersey Reflects One Year After Superstorm Sandy

One year after Superstorm Sandy, local leaders in Elizabeth, New Jersey reflected on the damage caused by the extreme weather event and called for increased ...

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Asbury Park, NJ leaders rally in support of President's Climate Action Plan

For local leaders that rallied together to discuss climate change in Asbury Park, NJ, on August 17, the memory of last fall's Superstorm Sandy is ...

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New Jersey Leaders Demand Action To Prevent Future Storms

A coalition of city and community leaders hosted the "I Will Act On Climate" bus tour as it made its way along the Jersey Shore ...

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Consider Climate Change for Post-Sandy Rebuilding: Feds

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