Our climate is in uncharted territory. 2015 is on track to be the hottest year in recorded history. The previous hottest year? Last year. Yet momentum is growing to tackle this crisis. Political and religious leaders are beginning to get the message that people like you have been voicing for years. Now with the victory of President Obama’s Keystone XL rejection, momentum is building faster than ever. We’re carrying this momentum to the big U.N. […]
On September 10, a US District Judge will be hearing legal arguments in the ongoing lawsuit against Secretary of State John Kerry for allowing Enbridge’s illegal expansion of the Alberta Clipper tar sands pipeline at the US/Canada border. MN350 is one of several plaintiff groups (listed below) working to stop this illegal expansion project. Join us to stand witness for the proceedings and at a press conference at 1pm. Whether transported on the Enbridge Alberta Clipper, […]
What do miniature ponies, oil barrels, and a brass band have in common? They’re all part of the inaugural Full Moon Circus, hosted by Mary Ludington and Lisa Ringer of Two Ponies Farm on July 31st,as a fundraiser for MN350. The family-friendly event at Two Pony Gardens farm will be a fun evening of entertainment with renowned Twin Cities artists, Kevin Kling, Lloyd Brandt, Simone Perrin, Dane Stauffer, The Brass Messengers and more! We are […]
MN350 is happy to announce our newest video, telling the story of extractive industry across the Great Lakes and announcing the biggest tar sands action ever in the region! Watch it here: Make sure to join us on June 6 in St. Paul: tarsandsresistance.org/?source=MN350. Learn more about the march on June 6.
***Next Community Meeting is 6:30-8:30pm on Tuesday, November 10 at 2104 Stevens Ave, Minneapolis*** What is the Community Meeting? The community meeting is an opportunity to learn what MN350 is all about: who we are, what we do and how we do it. As an organization primarily run by volunteers, how we show up and catalyze a climate movement in Minnesota depends much upon who shows and the energy people bring. This meeting provides the […]
Please join us this Saturday, November 16th, to join in on a dialogue with Representative Rick Nolan and other panelists about issues and solutions related to climate change. If you are involved or interested in getting involved with climate and environmental advocacy in Nolan’s legislative district, attend this forum. It is a unique opportunity to have a direct dialogue with political leaders in Northern Minnesota who have decision making power of how climate will be […]
Have you ever seen the exposed oil pipelines running through the treasured waterways of Minnesota? Do you know what the oil distribution company Enbridge Energy Corp. and the MN Public Utilities Commission is planning to risk in expanding the capacity of these pipelines? Join us for Minnesota’s Tar Sands Fight: A Trip to the Pipeline. This will be an all day excursion that will include visits to the Clearbrook Tank Farms, exposed pipeline at Cass […]
On December 3, 2014, the White House and U.S. Department of Energy designated the City of Minneapolis as a Climate Action Champion. This competitive award was granted to Minneapolis most specifically because the city signed an Agreement to create a first-in-the-nation Clean Energy Partnership with its energy utilities, Xcel and CenterPoint on October 17th 2014. This City-Utility Partnership has the potential to transform energy management for Minneapolis energy consumers enough to meet very aggressive greenhouse gas emissions reduction targets in the […]