Hot Off the Wire — 11/29/2019


Mapped: The 1.2 Billion People Without Electricity

Where are people still living in the dark,
and how are these energy challenges being addressed?


REI’s NEW! Opt to Act Plan
52 simple weekly challenges
for a year of action

This Black Friday, REI is kicking-off a year of
action. Join us and Opt to Act all year long by
getting our, cleaning up and taking charge of change.

Regional Actions

Black Friday Climate Strike in Sequim

Friday, November 29, 2019 • 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM

Verizon Store • 1241 West Washington Street, Sequim , WA 98264

2020 WA Legislative climate briefing webinar
Together we can achieve more real solutions to the climate crisis
in the upcoming 2020 legislative session
Tues. Dec. 3, 2019 | 2 to 3 p.m. | RSVP | Climate Solutions

There are six openings in next week’s 
Adaptation Planning for Coastal Communities 
class which will be held at Padilla Bay Reserve,
Mt. Vernon on December 4-5, 9 am – 4:30 pm. 
The cost is $175 and includes all materials and a catered lunch on both days.

National Actions


Sign the People’s Demands for Climate Justice

295,000+ Signatures from 130 countries, and 403 Organisations have signed the People’s Demands!

Join MN350 Action’s Twitter campaign against the Line 3 pipeline

There’s no time to waste: Tell Congress to advance our
clean energy economy — Washington Conservation Voters

Tell GM, Toyota, and Fiat Chrysler to drop their assault on our climate progress — NRDC

Last week, a group of construction workers at the NYC solar company right Power were fired for organizing to form a union — Sunrise

— 198 Methods

The Cut The Chase Challenge has begun!  #CutTheChaseChallenge !
10 new videos (Check out this one, and this one).

Now it’s your turn:
We want a big push before Black Friday, when credit cards are powerful.
Why Cut the Chase? — Climate Action Rhode Island

  1. Search for #CutTheChaseChallenge on each social media platform:  Facebook … Instagram … Twitter
  2. Share and like the Challenge videos! Help the Challenge gain visibility by amplifying!
  3. Grab your pet or friend and make a video (Instructions, Sign up here for more updates)
  4. Spread the word!
  5. Don’t forget to send a letter to JPMorgan Chase and any of your card’s companies after you post

Local/Regional News

Clallam Hazard Mitigation Plan (HMP)

The Plan should more explicitly address
climate hazards and mitigation

Lower Snake River Dams

Make a comment thru December 24

Sightline’s Latest Original Work

National/International News

Pick up some Sunrise swag
today and represent the movement in your community

All proceeds go to the fight for our
water, air and home

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