DENIED! The Fight Against Jordan Cove Has Ended!!!

“The Commission denies Pacific Connector’s and Jordan Cove’s proposals.” – FERC March 11, 2016 The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, a.k.a. FERC, rejected the Pacific Connector/Jordan Cove permit request today. This is the first such proposal ever rejected by FERC. It is a tribute to the passion of local anti-pipeline activists like Deb Evans, Hannah Sohl, Rogue Riverkeepers and many more. This will make national news. Local activists marched the length of …continue…

WHY OREGON NEEDS THE HEALTHY CLIMATE ACT – SB 1574 would slash pollution and generate revenue.

Author: Kristin Eberhard (@KristinEberhard) on February 16, 2016 at 6:30 am CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD A PDF In the short 2016 legislative session, Oregon lawmakers have a chance to pass the Healthy Climate Act, a bill that would enforce the climate pollution reduction goals Oregon legislators passed nearly a decade ago. By enforcing limits on pollution and “cashing in our carbon,” as we like to think of it, Oregon can …continue…

Healthy Climate Act Press Release

For Immediate Release, Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016                 For more information, please contact: Hannah Sohl, Rogue Climate, 541-840-1065, hannah@rogueclimate.org Jenny Holmes, Oregon Interfaith Power and Light, jholmes@emoregon.org, 503-309-0973 Maggie Talmadge, Coalition of Communities of Color, Maggie@CoalitionCommunitiesColor.org, 718-697-0021   Extraordinary Broad Coalition of Grassroots Voices Calls on Oregon Legislature to Pass Comprehensive “Healthy Climate Act” in This Session Over 500 Businesses, Faith Leaders, Farmers and Ranchers, and Groups from Communities of Color …continue…

HOFO’S FEB. 12 Ad in the Statesman Journal

Your Voice Counts!  Join thousands across the state who are calling, emailing and writing their legislators and asking them to pass the Healthy Climate Act NOW!  SB 1574 will get Oregon on track to meet previously set pollution reduction goals, and help transition Oregon to a clean energy economy that benefits and is equitable for all Oregonians. Please contact your Representative and Senator TODAY and urge them to vote YES! on …continue…

HCA Senate Hearing (Feb 2) and Healthy Climate Bill Rally Day – Feb 3

Hair on Fire Oregon joined hundreds of Oregonians at the state Capitol last week demanding that legislators take action NOW on Climate. Senator Edward’s held a hearing on Feb 2, in the Senate Energy and Natural Resources Committee and HOFO gave oral testimony along with Hannah Sohl (Rogue Climate) and Alan Journet (Southern Oregon Climate action Now) in strong support of SB1574, the Healthy Climate Act, each highlighting the urgent …continue…

Deb and Ron’s Letter of Support of SB 1574

On February 2nd, HOFO traveled to Salem and testified in favor of SB 1574, the Healthy Climate Act at the Senate Environment and Natural Resources Committee.   HOFO’s full testimony explaining many of the reasons why we need to act on Climate now can be found HERE. This testimony, as well as others from across the state, helped move SB 1574 out of the Senate Committee on Feb 9th and it …continue…

Frequently Asked Questions About the Jordan-Cove LNG Project:

From http://www.nolngexports.org/new-page/ What is the Jordan Cove LNG Project? The Jordan Cove project is a proposal to transport fracked gas from the Rockies and Canada across southern Oregon to Coos Bay where it will be turned into liquefied natural gas (LNG) at the Jordan Cove terminal, put on large tankers and sent overseas. A 36-inch gas pipeline called Pacific Connector would travel 232 miles from Malin to Coos Bay crossing Klamath, Jackson, Douglas and Coos counties. …continue…

36 Inches | Understanding the Jordan Cove Energy Project

This video gives a great synopsis of the dangers of the Jordan Cove Project. Please watch. Visit www.36inchesmovie.com for more info! Also, check them out on facebook And follow them on twitter Please follow and like us: