Minnesotans Make a Powerful Statement at MN PUC

Minnesotans Make a Powerful Statement at MN PUC

On December 18, 2014, the Public Utilities Commission decided against reopening the case on the Alberta Clipper second capacity increase. This was no surprise as they rarely reopen cases once they have made their decision. Whether additional tar sands dilbit (from 570,000 up to 800,000 barrels per day) will flow on the Alberta Clipper has now moved to the Federal level.In anticipation of this decision, the MN350 Tar Sands team had prepared a powerful but […]

MN350 is Mobilizing and Organizing

MN350 is Mobilizing and Organizing

Mobilizing efforts that bring massive numbers of people together play a critical role in building movement momentum and inspiring a broader public dialogue about climate change, climate impacts, and climate policy. Organizing and supporting these efforts is one role that MN350 plays in the climate movement in Minnesota. Since 2013, we have organized six trips, including the famous Earth Train to Forward on Climate in 2013, to join others in the United States in calling each other […]

Sea Change: Addressing Climate Change on Lake Superior

Sea Change: Addressing Climate Change on Lake Superior

Learn how one family from Two Harbors is engaging as leaders in the climate movement in Minnesota! Sea Change is an ambitious three year sailing and community-growing project with the purpose of enhancing climate change awareness and education, and building alliances in communities along the shores of Lake Superior. The climate is changing, and scientific evidence is overwhelming that greenhouse gases (CO2 emissions from the burning of fossil fuels in particular) are the principle cause.  […]

Divestment Minnesota

Divestment Minnesota

The Fossil Fuel Divestment movement was born in 2012 to help our society draw the connection between the fossil fuel industry and global climate change.  It aims to take away the social license the industry currently possesses to ruin the planet through it’s businesses practices.  It also works to catalyze the dialogue around building a more healthy and sustainable future for our planet. What is fossil fuel divestment?   Click here to learn more about the […]