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  • Chesapeake Climate Action Network
    a 3 8 billion facility at Cove Point to export fracked natural gas to India and Japan People don t come unless somebody scares them to come Donovan said Or maybe they find out the stark truths hidden behind the fancy news releases about jobs not so many permanent ones and tax revenue minus Read More Join the Maryland Crossroads 2013 Tour Read More Stop Fracked Gas Exports at Cove Point The natural gas industry is proposing a dangerous and costly detour from our region s clean energy future They want to build a web of new pipelines and processing plants across Maryland and Virginia in order to export natural gas to overseas markets Read More Stop the Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline The Canadian oil and gas company TransCanada wants to build a pipeline to carry the world s dirtiest oil tar sands oil from Alberta Canada across America s heartland to the Gulf Coast for export If President Obama is serious about fighting climate change he must reject this pipeline Read More Join CCAN Email Address State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Featured Events Hearing for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Act of 2013 Tuesday Nov 26 Maryland Crossroads 2013 Columbia Tour Stop Tuesday Dec 3 View Full Calendar News Statewide Coalition Launches Nine Stop MD Tour Opposing Radical 3 8 Billion Plan to Export Fracked Gas at Cove Point Posted in Press Releases Nov 4

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    Dividend Policy Updates Take Action Maryland Actions Virginia Actions Federal Actions DC Actions Buy Clean Energy Events Calendar Donate Ways to Give Blog Virginia Maryland Climate Change Forgot your Password Please enter the e mail address for your account A verification token will be sent to you Once you have received the token you will be able to choose a new password for your account E mail Address Submit Join CCAN Email State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Tweets by CCAN Events Hearing for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Act of 2013 Tuesday Nov 26 Maryland Crossroads 2013 Columbia Tour Stop Tuesday Dec 3 View Full Calendar News Statewide Coalition Launches Nine Stop MD Tour Opposing Radical 3 8 Billion Plan to Export Fracked Gas at Cove Point Press Releases Nov 4 2013 Dominion Virginia Power won t

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    Photos Videos Printable Materials Cap Dividend Policy Updates Take Action Maryland Actions Virginia Actions Federal Actions DC Actions Buy Clean Energy Events Calendar Donate Ways to Give Blog Virginia Maryland Climate Change Forgot your Username Please enter the e mail address associated with your User account Your username will be e mailed to the e mail address on file E mail Address Submit Join CCAN Email State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Tweets by CCAN Events Hearing for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Act of 2013 Tuesday Nov 26 Maryland Crossroads 2013 Columbia Tour Stop Tuesday Dec 3 View Full Calendar News Statewide Coalition Launches Nine Stop MD Tour Opposing Radical 3 8 Billion Plan to Export Fracked Gas at Cove Point Press Releases Nov 4 2013 Dominion Virginia Power won t build offshore wind farm on tract

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  • About
    to Give Blog Virginia Maryland Climate Change About The Chesapeake Climate Action Network CCAN is the first grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to fighting global warming in Maryland Virginia and Washington D C Our mission is to build and mobilize a powerful grassroots movement in this unique region that surrounds our nation s capital to call for state national and international policies that will put us on a path to climate stability Mike Tidwell Events Calendar Jobs Internships Social Networks Contact Us Mission Financial Board Staff Victories History Allies Join CCAN Email State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Tweets by CCAN Events Hearing for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Act of 2013 Tuesday Nov 26 Maryland Crossroads 2013 Columbia Tour Stop Tuesday Dec 3 View Full Calendar News Statewide Coalition Launches Nine Stop MD Tour Opposing Radical 3

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  • About Us
    Events Calendar Donate Ways to Give Blog Virginia Maryland Climate Change About Us The Chesapeake Climate Action Network CCAN is the first grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to fighting global warming in Maryland Virginia and Washington D C Our mission is to build and mobilize a powerful grassroots movement in this unique region that surrounds our nation s capital to call for state national and international policies that will put us on a path to climate stability Mission History Victories Staff Board Financial Allies Join CCAN Email State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Tweets by CCAN Events Hearing for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Act of 2013 Tuesday Nov 26 Maryland Crossroads 2013 Columbia Tour Stop Tuesday Dec 3 View Full Calendar News Statewide Coalition Launches Nine Stop MD Tour Opposing Radical 3 8 Billion Plan to Export

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  • Mission
    The Chesapeake Climate Action Network CCAN is the first grassroots nonprofit organization dedicated exclusively to fighting global warming in Maryland Virginia and Washington D C Our mission is to build and mobilize a powerful grassroots movement in this unique region that surrounds our nation s capital to call for state national and international policies that will put us on a path to climate stability We envision a country where clean energy sources such as solar and wind power are prioritized and dirty fossil fuels are phased out where our world is on a path to 350 ppm CO2 in the atmosphere creating a stable sustainable climate Join CCAN Email State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Tweets by CCAN Events Hearing for the Fossil Fuel Divestment Act of 2013 Tuesday Nov 26 Maryland Crossroads 2013 Columbia Tour Stop

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  • History
    in Maryland Virginia and Washington D C Its mission is to build and mobilize a powerful grassroots movement in this unique region that surrounds our nation s capital to call for state national and international policies that will put us on a path to climate stability The Chesapeake Climate Action Network was officially launched on July 1 2002 with a seed grant from the Rockefeller Brothers Fund For more than a year prior to that date director Mike Tidwell was organizing and advocating around global warming issues in the Maryland Virginia DC region Principle among these early activities was the conversion of Mike s home almost entirely to renewable energy and the initiation of Saturday open houses every other month These clean energy open houses drew early supporters to the cause and helped launch CCAN s email networking database Since its inception the Chesapeake Climate Action Network has been central to every climate and clean energy victory in Maryland Virginia and Washington D C Working with a large and growing network of allies the group has helped pass Clean Cars bills in Maryland and Washington D C Through ligitation CCAN has helped reduce mercury pollution from a coal plant in Wise County by 94 percent And it has helped pass one of the strongest statewide carbon caps in the country in Maryland Join CCAN Email State Select One Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware D C Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Puerto Rico Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming Other Zip Tweets by CCAN Events Hearing for

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  • Displaying items by tag: Victories
    and instead began devoting his time energy passion and skills to the cause of slowing and stopping global warming On September 29 th during a wonderful CCAN picnic on a wonderful fall day in Rock Creek Park Mike talked to the 100 or so people present about the changes we have helped to bring about over those 10 years among them Published in Blog Read more Thursday 09 August 2012 10 39 ODEC Puts Plans for Coal Plant on Ice Wise Energy for Virginia Appalachian Voices Chesapeake Climate Action Network Sierra Club Virginia Chapter Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards Southern Environmental Law Center For Immediate Release August 9 2012 Contact Mike McCoy Appalachian Voices 434 293 6373 Beth Kemler Chesapeake Climate Action Network 804 335 0915 Glen Besa Sierra Club Virginia Chapter 804 387 6001 Cale Jaffe Southern Environmental Law Center 434 977 4090 Laura Miller Southern Appalachian Mountain Stewards 504 874 1043 ODEC Puts Plans for Coal Plant On Ice Clean energy groups rejoice but vow to stay vigilant Dendron Va On behalf of thousands of Virginians who opposed plans for what would have been one of the state s biggest polluting power plants the Wise Energy for Virginia Coalition today rejoiced at news that Old Dominion Electric Cooperative is suspending plans for its proposed coal plant in Hampton Roads Coalition member groups said they hope to work with ODEC to implement programs and projects that provide cleaner more affordable and climate friendly sources of energy for its customers but pledged to keep a close eye on the utility to ensure it does not revive the coal plant idea in the future Published in Press Releases Read more Wednesday 01 February 2012 19 00 R Paul Smith coal plant slated for shut down On January 26 2012 CCAN and EIP celebrated our first major victory in the fight against dirty power plants in Maryland when First Energy announced that it will close the R Paul Smith coal fired power plant in Williamsport by September 1 2012 Published in Victories Read more Thursday 10 November 2011 16 02 CCAN congratulates Obama administration on decision to delay Keystone XL tar sands pipeline examine climate impacts Published in Press Releases Read more Monday 29 August 2011 19 00 VICTORY Alexandria Coal Plant Closing We got word this morning that GenOn has agreed to close its Potomac River coal fired power plant in Alexandria a victory for CCAN Sierra Club Greenpeace and Greater Washington Interfaith Power and Light which have been working together with local residents to convince the company to shut it down We ve collected petition signatures held rallies and even held a candlelight vigil at the plant Published in Blog Read more Wednesday 09 February 2011 14 26 CCAN EIP negotiate strongest coal ash landfill permit in U S CCAN had an integral role in negotiating the nation s strongest coal ash landfill permit for a site in Baltimore city Published in Victories Read more Sunday 06 February 2011 19 00

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