Francis says scientists have clearly charted what needed to be done to reverse course on global warming. by the Associated Press Central Maine newspapers news story ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE — Pope Francis has sharply criticized climate change skeptics, saying history will judge those who failed to take the necessary decisions to curb heat-trapping emissions… Continue Reading
When staying at a hotel, hang up your towels and request that your sheets not be changed for the duration of your stay. You don’t wash your sheets every day at home, right? To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Let businesses know when you’re spending your money with them because of their environment-friendly policies—and tell those that you’re avoiding for supporting bad policies. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS feed, click here.
Before you hit the Print key on your computer, ask yourself if it’s an item that really needs to be printed. Read and delete the ones you don’t need to save and electronically file others you might refer to later. To view more tips, click here. To subscribe to our Tip of the Day RSS… Continue Reading
by Andrew Restuccia Politico news story The Trump administration will release a notice today outlining the United States’ intention to withdraw from the Paris climate change agreement, two sources familiar with the issue said. The notice, which will be released by the State Department and transmitted by the U.S. delegation to the United Nations, will… Continue Reading
Looking for a great read this summer? Here’s a book review written by George Smith about a book that he thought would be of interest to NRCM members and supporters. Add it to your summer reading list and enjoy! Demon Spirit Devil Sea by Charlene D’Avanzo Charlene D’Avanzo writes compelling novels that take you to… Continue Reading
The Trump Administration has proposed deep cuts to Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) programs that reduce pollution in Maine, save the lives of Maine people, and strengthen our communities and economy. As described in our comprehensive new report, Damaging Maine, the Administration’s unprecedented proposed cuts to EPA would cause widespread harm to efforts to protect clean air and water,… Continue Reading
News Release Brewer, Maine — The White House this week released a budget proposal for Fiscal Year 2018 that would slash Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) programs that reduce pollution in Maine, save the lives of Maine people, and strengthen our communities and economy. The proposal singles out EPA for the deepest cuts of any federal… Continue Reading
By Brady Dennis Washington Post news story Last month, the Environmental Protection Agency put out a call for comments about what regulations are in need of repeal, replacement or modification. The effort stemmed from an executive order issued by President Trump earlier this year instructing agencies to reexamine regulations that “eliminate jobs, or inhibit job… Continue Reading