2007 Media Releases

December

Report: Banks' practices and policies don't match up - December 19, 2007

Omnibus bill includes bad nuke, coal loan guarantees - December 17, 2007

Major victory on Calif. vehicle global warming law - December 12, 2007

Groups demand action on poverty and climate - December 11, 2007

Big oil, anti-environment lobby block energy bill in Senate - December 07, 2007

Historic energy bill passes House - December 06, 2007

Petition filed to limit global warming pollution from aircraft - December 05, 2007

Lieberman-Warner bill moves out of committee - December 05, 2007

November

Statement on Antarctic Cruise Ship Sinking - November 26, 2007

Communities affected by global warming speak out - November 26, 2007

Human-animal hybrid ban introduced - November 19, 2007

Green group calls for end to bunker fuel use - Novemer 13, 2007

FoE, others join California lawsuit over vehicle emissions - November 8, 2007

Domenici criticized for slipping nuclear loan guarantees into farm bill - November 8, 2007

Report predicts substantial death toll from shipping emissions - November 7, 2007

October

Lieberman-Warner polluter giveaways 'obscene' - October 30, 2007

FoE chastises NEI on nuke loan guarantees - October 25, 2007

San Diego Fires latest example of risks from warming - October 24, 2007

Lieberman-Warner remains a disappointment - October 18, 2007

Lieberman-Warner climate bill could be biggest-ever corporate giveaway - October 17, 2007

Congress urged to ditch bad biofuels provision - October 10, 2007

EPA asked to limit global warming pollution from ships - October 3, 2007

September

Statement on Bush 'major emitters' climate summit - September 27, 2007

Dingell releases carbon tax proposal - September 27, 2007

Carbon credit company Planktos misleads SEC - September 21, 2007

Vermont Ruling a Major victory for California greenhouse gas law - September 12, 2007

U.S. lands endangered by global warming, government report says - September 6, 2007

Green groups sue EPA over ship smokestack pollution - September 5, 2007

August

Bush administration mountaintop mining rule called a disgrace - August 23, 2007

Global Warming Bill by Lieberman-Warner Falls Short - August 2, 2007

FDA Rejects Nanotechnology Safeguards - August 1, 2007

July

Congress passes toxic rail protections for major cities - July 30, 2007

Representatives Oppose Costly and Dirty Liquid Coal Process - July 24, 2007

Democratic Debate Takes Disappointing Nuclear Turn - July 24, 2007

Planktos Iron Dump Near Galapagos Illustrates Dangers of Carbon Offsets - July 20, 2007

World's Most Powerful Nuclear Reactor Catches Fire, Leaks Radioactive Waste into Sea after Earthquake - July 16, 2007

DC Councilmember Proposes Global Warming Initiative - July 13, 2007

Chevron's Nigeria Pipeline Under Investigation - July 13, 2007

Senate Should Reject Weak Bingaman-Specter Cap and Trade Bill - July 11, 2007

Plug-In Hybrid Race Heats Up - July 9, 2007

June

Selection of Statue of Liberty Ferry Company Causes Concern - June 28, 2007

Ford and Chrysler Announcements Hypocritical - June 28, 2007

Senate Energy Bill Disappoints on Global Warming - June 21, 2007

FOE Lawsuit Results in 1,650 Acres of Wetland - June 21, 2007

EPA Warned to Keep Commitment to Regulate Ship Air Pollution - June 20, 2007

Senate Turns Back Attempts to Promote Dirty Liquid Coal - June 19, 2007

Statement on Coal-to-Liquid Subsidies and Senate Energy Bill - June 14, 2007

Calif. Assembly Passes Cancer-Causing Fire Retardant Ban - June 7, 2007

May

Bush Tries To Sabotage Fight Against Global Warming - May 31, 2007

Calif. Senators Cosponsor Bill To Slash Air Pollution From Ships - May 25, 2007

Chinese Banks Still Have A Long Way To Go On Environment - May 9, 2007

Cruise Ship Pollution Lawsuit Seeks Action from U.S. EPA - May 9, 2007

IPCC’s Climate Change Proposals Include Nuclear Power - May 4, 2007

April

Nanosilver – A Threat To Soil, Water And Human Health? - April 20, 2007

No Action on Ship Pollution - April 20, 2007

March

Friends Of The Earth Case Establishes New Legal Precedents - March 31, 2007

No Nanotech in Food or Agriculture- March 30, 2007

Biofuels Bill Fails to Protect the Environment - March 27, 2007