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2009-11-03 09:03:00

EMMAUS, Pa. and NEW YORK, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Rodale Books announced today the publication of former Vice President Al Gore's new book, OUR CHOICE: A Plan to Solve the Climate Crisis. In his New York Times bestselling book An Inconvenient Truth (Rodale 2006), Gore unequivocally laid out the case that climate change is the greatest challenge of our time. With OUR CHOICE, he gives us the tools to solve it. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091103/NY03760 ) "OUR...

2009-10-10 02:31:00

HOLLYWOOD, Calif., Oct. 10 /PRNewswire/ -- NBA star Doug Christie and his wife, author and designer, Jackie, send their congratulations to President Barack Obama for winning the Nobel Peace Prize, only the fourth U.S. president ever to receive this high honor. The Christies are proud to honor the president for creating a new positive climate and understanding on his quest for world peace. "We must all, continue to support our Chief of Staff and honor him as he moves us into a great...

2009-09-22 14:23:00

Event to rally support for American clean energy jobs joined by Governor Rendell PITTSBURGH, Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Climate Protection's Repower America campaign, the United Steelworkers and the Blue Green Alliance will conclude their Clean Energy Jobs Tour with a rally in Pittsburgh on September 23rd. The Jobs Tour, a month long campaign with more than 50 events in 22 states, is highlighting how a transition to a clean energy economy will create jobs while...

2009-09-21 13:02:00

Event to rally support for American clean energy jobs joined by Governor Rendell PITTSBURGH, Sept. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Climate Protection's Repower America campaign, the United Steelworkers and the Blue Green Alliance will conclude their Clean Energy Jobs Tour with a rally in Pittsburgh on September 23rd. The Jobs Tour, a month-long campaign with more than 50 events in 22 states, is highlighting how a transition to a clean energy economy will create jobs while...

2009-08-26 08:00:00

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Repower Michigan, a project of the Alliance for Climate Protection, today announced it will launch a statewide Made in America Jobs Tour with two events highlighting the benefits to Michigan workers and businesses of transitioning to a clean energy economy. "Michigan workers and their families have been hit hard by the economic downturn, but we can create good jobs with good wages for today's workers right here in Michigan, right here in...

2009-08-21 11:30:00

Workers, community members poised to transition America to a clean energy economy CLEVELAND, Aug. 21 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Workers, business owners, labor leaders and community members came together Thursday night in Cleveland, Ohio, to launch the Made in America Jobs Tour highlighting the benefits of transitioning to a clean energy economy that will create jobs while reducing harmful carbon pollution and breaking our dependence on foreign oil. "We need to create good jobs here in...

2009-08-19 09:08:00

Jobs tour highlights benefits of transitioning to a clean energy economy WASHINGTON, Aug. 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Alliance for Climate Protection's Repower America campaign, in partnership with the Blue Green Alliance and its labor and environmental partners, today embarked on a nationwide Made in America Jobs tour, highlighting the benefits to American workers and businesses of transitioning to a clean energy economy that will create millions of jobs. "American workers and...

2009-08-18 18:06:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 18 /PRNewswire/ -- Renowned environmental activist Mark Massara is joining Dot Eco LLC - the group backed by Al Gore, The Alliance For Climate Protection, Sierra Club and Surfrider Foundation -- as Chief Policy Officer. In this critical role, Massara will oversee policy development and legal concerns for the new top-level domain "Mark's result-oriented approach is synonymous with our mission to effect real change. His lifetime of activism is known and respected in the...

2009-08-12 15:06:00

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Following weeks of misleading statements to the press and Internet media by leaders of the "Big Room" effort, the founding members of Dot Eco LLC today published (http://www.supportdoteco.com/big-room-comparison) an open examination challenging the economic viability and environmental impact of the Big Room plan. In contrast to Big Room's problematic business model and small prospect of funding environmental causes, Dot Eco LLC has pledged 57% of...

2009-08-12 11:09:00

Alliance uses national and state TV, expanded grassroots outreach to highlight benefits of clean energy jobs and urgency of climate crisis WASHINGTON, Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- With America's working families still struggling, the Alliance for Climate Protection today released a new television ad pointing to the positive impacts of comprehensive clean energy and climate policies for American families. The ad, entitled "Family Values," makes the case that economists and...


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