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Love NY: Don’t Frack it up – Rockaway Beach Episode

December 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

  http://www.renewableNY.com The new episode, filmed in the Rockaways, shows the vibrant beach and food scene that’s helped to reinvigorate the area. Even now, though, many residents have not fully recovered from Hurricane Sandy. New York City Councilman Donovan Richards, who represents residents in the Rockaways and who is opposed to fracking, appears in the film. He expresses his concerns about climate change and the direct impacts on his district, and advocates for moving away from fossil fuel energy sources. A wide range of people from various walks of life are featured in the [...]

Solutions To Climate Change Part 1 of 4: Long Beach And The Rain Forest

June 12, 2014 // 0 Comments

In this video (Part 1 of 4), the discussion centers on how the rain forest wood used for Long Beach’s new boardwalk destroys the rain forest and affects climate change. Alternatives are cited with a short video of a US Army tank crossing a bridge repeatedly, which is made of recycled materials. Then some of the science of weather changes are discussed in detail. The Timetable of the program is: Introductory Music…….0:45 to 5:17. The Boardwalk wood and the Rainforest….5:30 to 11:20. The science of climate change………11:50 to 17:27. Question and Answer [...]

Solutions To Climate Change Part 3 of 4: Long Beach And The LNG Port

May 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

  PART 3 OF 4: As a way of understanding how Long Beach, Long Island connects to the world environmentally, a 3 hour Town Hall Meeting was set-up to discuss, inform and educate those attending at the town’s library on Saturday, February 8, 2014. The event was so successful that plans were made to use the video at other presentations along the coast of Long Island. The topics included: hurricanes, boardwalks, LNG ports, jobs, fracking, renewables and more with artistic entertainers dispersed between the presenters. This video, Part 3 of 4, features Cindy Zipf of Clean Ocean Action [...]

THE PIPELINE FOLLIES

February 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

THE PIPELINE FOLLIES     A fundraising Concert for CARP (The Coalition Against the Rockaway Pipeline) to help pay for legal fees used in preventing its being [...]

Voices from the State of the State – David Doll (CARP)

January 25, 2014 // 0 Comments

Voices from the State of the State – David Doll (CARP) David Doll is from Brooklyn, NYC, and is a member of (CARP), the Coalition Against the Rockaway Pipeline, which has been fighting the Pipeline proposal there and the proposed liquid nitrogen gas (LNG) offshore storage facilities along the Long Island coastal [...]

Human Pipeline vs. Rockaway Pipeline

June 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

Human Pipeline vs. Rockaway Pipeline On Saturday, June 29, 2013, members of Coalition Against The  Pipeline (CARP) and Occupy The Pipeline (OTP) reached out to the public in a continuing effort to alert the public about the dangers of this new pipeline through federal lands and parts of Queens, Brooklyn and the Rockaways by using leafleting and large signs with the facts and pictures of recent explosions, injuries and housing destruction elsewhere in the United [...]

The Mermaid Parade 2013

June 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

  Environmental groups joined the Annual Coney Island Parade (The Mermaid Parade) in Brooklyn, NYC on June 22, 2013 to spread the word about the harmful Rockaway pipeline and other environmental issues. They handed out about 12,000 leaflets. For further information, see [...]