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Avista Utilities should eliminate coal-fired electricity by 2025

Inland Northwest residents concerned about climate change, safety and our environment are organizing against fossil fuel infrastructure.  Activists in eastern Washington continue to support efforts to stop construction of new fossil fuel infrastructure facilities at west coast ports and have

Overshoot Day 2017

AS of today, August 2, 2017, we will have used as much from nature as our planet can renew in the whole year. (Last year the date was August 8)

Past overshoot datesIn only seven months, humans used more ecological resources and …

From the Ashes – Screening & Panel Discussion


Sierra Club and 350 Spokane present a showing of the documentary film From the Ashes with free admission and free popcorn on Tuesday, August 15th at the Magic Lantern Theater, 25 W. Main St., Spokane.
A panel discussion with Anne …

Victory at Spokane City Council

Victory!!  After an hour of public testimony and a second hour of council member discussion, the City Council voted 6-1 in favor of an ordinance that codifies the City’s Sustainability Plan, officially recognizes anthropogenic climate change, and sets as law

Spokane City Climate Ordinance

Good news!

Spokane City Council members have drafted an ordinance which acknowledges human-caused global warming and reaffirms the City’s commitment to local, state, national, and global climate change mitigation efforts.  The proposed legislation sets a goal to reduce greenhouse gas …