Ultimatum in Germany: Dump Coal or Face Mobilization

German energy company RWE has been put on notice that it will face major protest actions if it does not phase out coal mining by Aug. 23. Video below shows an activist from Ende Gelände putting RWE and its… Read More

Burning Trees is Not ‘Renewable Energy’

Rachel Smolker, co-director of Biofuelwatch (BFW), published the following VTDigger.org commentary on the non-carbon neutral nature of biomass, which is often pitched as an environmentally friendly source of energy. Smolker, who holds a Ph.D. in biology, is an active member… Read More

Sundarbans in Danger: Stop Rampal Coal Power Plant

Via Rainforest-Rescue.org: The Sundarbans – the world’s largest mangrove forest and home to Bengal tigers and millions of villagers – has weathered cyclones and tsunamis. Now the UNESCO World Heritage Site faces a new threat: the planned Rampal… Read More

‘Ende Gelände’: Stop Coal – Protect The Climate

Here and no further (“Ende Gelände”) for lignite coal in Lusatia: climate justice in action! 13. – 16. May 2016 In 2016, the farewell to coal continues: Vattenfall, owner of the coal field in Lusatia is trying to… Read More