News about Call to Life, Pesticides & Clean Energy Jobs Bill

From Nancy Cook: Hello good leaders in stewardship, conservation, sustainability, local food, and environmental justice.  You are receiving this email because we believe your organization is part of the solution in our community's task to combat climate change and related species extinction.  Hence, we invite you to play a role in a free community event at the Liberty Theater.   On Friday …

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CREATE AGENDA, THURSDAY, 1/18, AT 6 PM, BLUE SCORCHER, ASTORIA

Meet and Greet Opening Remarks/Introductions Dan Serres – Fossil Fuel Updates: Oil – Thank you to Port, City of Astoria Coal Methanol Offshore Drilling: CREATE-ors willing to attend February 6 public meeting in Salem LNG Update: Pacific Connector Oregon Legislature: Oil Train Bill Clean Energy Jobs Rep. Boone retiring Discussion – What else should we …

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Great news about the Millennium Coal monster

State Denies Key Water Quality Permit for Longview Coal Project Largest coal export terminal in North America not moving forward Longview, Washington – The Washington Department of Ecology denied a necessary water quality permit for the proposed Millennium Bulk Terminals coal export facility in Longview today, citing the project’s negative impacts on climate, clean air …

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CREATE AGENDA

CREATE AGENDA Thursday, August 17 6pm to 8pm, Blue Scorcher 1. Jordan Cove LNG - It’s time they stopped passing gas  (Dan) 2. Last Tesoro hearing - The Washington Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council (EFSEC) will hold one final public hearing on Tuesday, August 22 in Vancouver.  Take action to oppose Tesoro’s water pollution permit  (Dan) 3. …

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Two opportunities for CREATE-ive action

AUGUST 2 Urge Columbia County Commissioners to deny the Port Westward rezone. Attend the public hearing on the proposed rezone at 6:00 p.m. on August 2 at the Clatskanie High School Auditorium, 471 SW Bel Air Drive, Clatskanie. Public testimony will be accepted. Find out more here:   http://salsa4.salsalabs.com/o/50797/p/dia/action4/common/public/?action_KEY=22672 —- AUGUST 7 The Columbia River Estuary Action Team and …

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Methanol and forestry news

Hello CREATE-ives, Our next CREATE meeting is July 20 at 6pm at the Blue Scorcher.   More news below. From Jasmine Zimmer-Stucky at Columbia Riverkeeper: Instead of being a green leader, Washington just approved the world’s largest fracked natural gas-to-methanol refinery. The methanol refinery could emit more than a million tons of climate pollution every year.1 This …

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