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We like to keep busy here at Stand.earth.

From calling on Levi's and Carnival Corporation to stop using fossil fuels to power their factories and ships, to pushing Starbucks and Charmin to incorporate recycled paper into their coffee cups and toilet paper, to fighting the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure while championing a clean energy future across California, Washington, and British Columbia — we're always up to something. Read our latest blogs and opinion pieces here:

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17 Sep 2018
Wow! Last week, members of the Stand.earth team converged in San Francisco during the Global Climate Action Summit, supporting actions that called on international leaders to move forward with real change, not false climate solutions. It’s been a whirlwind week of learning from frontline communities, chanting in the streets, asking tough questions to corporate executives and politicians, and building deep and meaningful relationships.  
Protect-The-Inlet-Protest
13 Sep 2018
On August 30, the Federal Court of Appeal in Canada delivered a resounding victory for everyone who has been fighting the Trans Mountain Pipeline expansion and tanker project for years — First Nations, environmental organizations, frontline communities, dedicated activists, and everyday citizens. The court recognized the project’s environmental assessment was flawed, and the federal government failed to properly consult with First Nations.
Permission Denied Tweet
12 Sep 2018
With all eyes on California and Gov. Jerry Brown during the Global Climate Summit on September 12-14 in the San Francisco Bay Area, the Extreme Oil campaign at Stand.earth took an opportunity to peer into our campaign history books and examine some of our movement's major wins against fossil fuel companies — and highlight the projects that are still being fought. Follow along as we tell our story (and yours!) on Twitter at @standearth.
12 Sep 2018
This September, leaders from the around the world descended upon San Francisco for the Global Climate Action Summit, with a plan to take climate ambition to the next level. It was anticipated that major companies across various economic sectors – including the apparel industry – would make big climate announcements.
Arctic Cruise
25 Jul 2018
The global shipping industry has cruised under the radar for decades. Ships come and go, delivering the products of everyday life. The cruise ship sector of this global shipping industry is growing, though not as much as the industry would like. Meanwhile, the number of ocean-going ships increased fourfold between 1992 and 2012 — getting simultaneously noisier, bigger, and difficult to slow down.   


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