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“Blued Trees.” Art to Stop a Pipeline?

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Many are familiar with the Canadian artist who stopped an oil pipeline from crossing his property by copyrighting the top 6″ of his soil. Now, an American artist has been tapped by a team of advocates hoping to do the … Continue reading

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Volunteer plans a 400-mile Climate Ride for Sane Energy!

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When we learned that our pal, Lorna Mason, was planning to do the nearly 400-mile cycle from Bar Harbor to Boston, we were mighty impressed. After all, that’s like biking from Manhattan to Montauk – 4 times! When she then said she planned … Continue reading

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#SpeakUpChuck! Stop the AIM Pipeline Expansion

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On July 13th 2015, a large community of residents showed up, with an appointment, to Senator Charles Schumer’s Peekskill office to deliver almost 24,000 petition signatures to stop Spectra Energy’s Algonquin Interconnect Market Pipeline (AIM). Along with the petition signatures, … Continue reading

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FERC Review of NED Pipeline Begins

Scoping meetings for the 5-state NED (Northeast Energy Direct) pipeline by Kinder Morgan/TGP have been announced. These are the first of several more hearings that will take place over the course of the review. Click here for dates, locations and suggestions … Continue reading

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Announcement!

Since 2013, Sane Energy Project has been infused with a blast of new energy from our two young coordinators, Kim Fraczek and Patrick Robbins. We are thrilled to announce that they are now stepping into a leadership position: As of today, July … Continue reading

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Mid-Year Reportback

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It’s been a productive first half of the year: We’re excited about the success of City Council resolution #549 and the growing groundswell of opposition to Port Ambrose, as well as opportunities coming up with offshore wind, the REV process … Continue reading

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Fracking is for sure, really, truly, banned in NY State

“In the end, there are no feasible or prudent alternatives that would adequately avoid or minimize adverse environmental impacts and that address the scientific uncertainties and risks to public health from this activity. The Department’s chosen alternative to prohibit high-volume … Continue reading

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