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Chevron Evades Questions About its History of Climate Disinformation   
(Tuesday - June 11, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: ucsusa.org - On May 29, I joined Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) at the annual Chevron shareholder meeting in San Ramon, California. There, I asked the company’s CEO, Michael Wirth, about Chevron’s past and present promotion...
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Duluth Student Group Joins Appeal Challenging Minnesota Power Gas Plant   
(Saturday - June 08, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: WDIO - The decision has been appealed to the Minnesota Court of Appeals by the Minnesota Center for Environmental Advocacy, the Sierra Club, and the Union of Concerned Scientists. Five Duluth-area high school and college students...
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Ignore far-fetched ideas of climate changers   
(Saturday - June 08, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Baytown Sun - Those authors and your readers, however, need to understand that a consensus by 58 generals, 27 Nobel Prize winners, the Union of Concerned Scientists, U.S. congressmen, and a lot of other people with impressive titles is not...
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Current U.S. Dietary Guidelines Don’t Protect Us from Health Risks of Processed Meats, According to New Analysis by Science Group   
(Saturday - June 08, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: ucsusa.org - according to a new analysis by the Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS). “Delivering on the Dietary Guidelines: How Stronger Nutrition Policy Can Cut Costs and Save Lives” found that if the current guidelines reflected...
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This MA Beach City Will 'Soon' Be Under Water, New Report Says   
(Saturday - June 08, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Patch - The data compiler 24/7 Wall Street used information by the Union of Concerned Scientists to present a list of 35 U.S. communities with the highest percentage of homes at risk of being under water ...
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The Union of Concerned Scientists Has a Monsanto Problem   
(Wednesday - June 05, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: Medium - A couple months back, I emailed Ken Kimmell, president of the Union of Concerned Scientists to ask about his organization sponsoring California AB700, a bill introduced by Assemblywoman Laura Friedman to severely limit...
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Global Rebellion to Save Our Planet   
(Tuesday - June 04, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: CounterPunch - In 1992 the Union of Concerned Scientists (made up of 1,700 of the world’s leading scientists) issued the ‘World Scientist’ Warning to Humanity’. They stated that, “a great change in our stewardship...
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UCLA creates nation’s largest self-replenishing fund for green projects   
(Monday - June 03, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Endowments Institute
Source: University of California - The challenge was created by the Sustainable Endowments Institute in 2011. Membership in the challenge gives universities access to the Green Revolving Investment Tracking System, or GRITS, which helps them calculate the money,...
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Divest Dartmouth re-focuses strategy after period of low visibility   
(Monday - May 27, 2019) Associated Profiles : Union of Concerned Scientists
Source: The Dartmouth - The new list of companies recommended for divestment was organized by the Union of Concerned Scientists and the Fossil Free Index. The campus organization’s new ask more closely resembles that of the Divest organization of...
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Green accolades: CU-Boulder ranked as a top campus by Sustainable Endowments Institute   
(Monday - May 27, 2019) Associated Profiles : Sustainable Endowments Institute
Source: Daily Camera - The University of Colorado’s Boulder campus has landed on another green honor roll, this time ranking as a top campus in the nation by the Sustainable Endowments Institute. The special project of Rockefeller Philanthropy...
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