Month: August 2022

Climate Corner: Inflation Reduction Act offers hope

Aug 27, 2022 Eric Engle editorial@newsandsentinel.com The recent passage of the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 has been both applauded and looked upon with disappointment by many in the environmental movement, but one important aspect of the law… Read More

Op-ed: Plenty of drawbacks in Inflation Reduction Act

Aug 20, 2022 Eric Engle editorial@newsandsentinel.com Sen. Joe Manchin III, D-W.Va., shocked us all recently when he agreed to support, and then voted to actually pass, climate and energy legislation known as the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022…. Read More

Climate Corner: Water Protectors update

Aug 20, 2022 Giulia Mannarino editorial@newsandsentinel.com Last summer, more than a thousand people participated in the Treaty People Gathering (TPG), a protest against the Line 3 pipeline being constructed by Enbridge, a Canadian energy transportation company. This pipeline… Read More

Climate Corner: Divorce your lawn

Aug 13, 2022 Randi Pokladnik editorial@newsandsentinel.com This year Californians had to do something that many of us would have a hard time doing … they had to let their lawns die. The drought in that state became so… Read More

Climate Corner: Trickle-up apocalypse

Aug 6, 2022 Aaron Dunbar editorial@newsandsentinel.com Unfettered climate chaos has ravaged the globe throughout July, as it is almost certainly guaranteed to do with increasing magnitude for the remainder of our days. Heatwaves across the U.S. have placed… Read More

Suggested Readings for August

MOVCA July 2022 Selected Media Postings Compiled by Cindy Taylor Appearing in The Marietta Times: July 15, 2022 Local News Article “Facility faces explosion” https://www.mariettatimes.com/news/local-news/2022/07/facility-faces-explosion/ July 14, 2022 Local News Article“Chemours to Challenge EPA’s GenX guideline” https://www.mariettatimes.com/news/local-news/2022/07/chemours-to-challenge-epas-genx-guideline/ July… Read More