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TALENT — A group of Talent residents working to make it easier for schools, governments, residents and businesses to save energy and use clean energy sources are putting on a fall workshop to discuss energy solutions that are working in other communities. Rogue Climate Talent will put on a daylong workshop Oct. 24 at the Talent Community Center with help from Sustainable Northwest and the Lake County Resource Initiative. Rogue Climate Talent also will put on a "Clean Energy Market" at the Talent Skate Park Sept. 11 in conjunction with Talent's regular Friday-evening market.Read more
MEDFORD, OR– Youth climate justice advocates plan to stage creative protests against the proposed Jordan Cove Energy Project at 11:30 at the Vogel Plaza in Medford today. The youth will display large banners, enact a symbolic "die in," perform passionate spoken word and march in procession with supporters from the local No LNG Campaign. Before congregating in downtown Medford, the group will deliver a symbolic message to Pacific Connector at their office on Highway 62, denying them a permit to "destroy the future." Issues ranging from climate destabilization to the disruption of Indigenous burial grounds unite the group around a common cause to stop the pipeline. Read full press release from the youth below.Read more
Coalition of Groups from Across Oregon to Rally Against Liquefied Natural Gas at the Capitol in Salem on May 26 with Robert F. Kennedy, Jr.
May 14, 2015 (Salem, OR) — Hundreds of Oregonians including farmers, ranchers, business owners, and conservationists will gather on Tuesday, May 26, 2015, at 12:00 pm at the Capitol steps in Salem, Oregon, for a rally to oppose liquefied natural gas (LNG) exports throughout Oregon. The rally will include speeches from tribal leaders, impacted landowners, and a keynote speech from Robert F. Kennedy Jr., Waterkeeper Alliance President.Read more