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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 [...]

New York Activists Visit Albany To Protest The Latest LNG Regulations

October 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

  On October 30, 2013, New Yorkers from across the state rallied outside of  the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in Albany  to protest its latest regulations on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The proposed regulations would lift a moratorium on LNG that followed a major explosion and death of 40 workers in Staten Island in 1973.The new regulations, or, more aptly, the lack thereof, would give a green light for the oil and gas industry to potentially build out a massive infrastructure for fracking, a delivery system designed to reap huge profits from the export of fracked [...]

NEWS BRIEF: New York Activists Oppose The Latest LNG Regulations

October 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

On October 30, 2013, New Yorkers from across the state rallied outside of the Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) in Albany to protest its latest regulations on Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG). The proposed regulations would lift a moratorium on LNG that followed a major explosion and death of 40 workers in Staten Island in 1973.The new regulations, or, more aptly, the lack thereof, would give a green light for the oil and gas industry to potentially build out a massive infrastructure for fracking, a delivery system designed to reap huge profits from the export of fracked gas to [...]