General Meetings on the 4th Thursday, 6:30-8pm 101 NW 23rd St, Corvallis next meeting: no general meeting for Nov. or Dec. due to holidays (agenda will be posted to calendar)
Tell world leaders to make a strong agreement at the Paris climate talks this Dec. Sign Here
The UN Climate Conference in Paris begins on November 30th. People around the globe will be gathering for marches the weekend before to bring attention to the talks and get our message out that we want to keep fossil fuels in the ground and make a just transition to renewable energy.
Thurs. Dec. 10th – Movie: This Changes Everything
7-9pm, the Corvallis Library Meeting Room, free
Join us for this film based on the book by Naomi Klein. Documentary film maker Avi Lewis explores activist movements in 9 different countries over the course of 4 years. Come be inspired by what is happening around the world in the climate justice movement. In the words of Naomi Klein, ” So here’s the big question: What if global warming isn’t only a crisis? What if it’s the best chance we are ever going to get to build a better world? Change or be changed.”
Say no to LNG in Oregon
Oregon has it’s very own version of the KXL pipeline, the Pacific Connector Pipeline. This proposed pipeline will bring fracked gas to the coast to be exported as LNG (liquefied natural gas). This threatens many sensitive areas, wildlife and people. Come to a meeting to learn more, or check out these links for more info:
Conserve energy and help Corvallis win the $5 million Georgetown University Energy Prize!
Corvallis is one of 50 communities in the U.S. competing to see who can lower residential and municipal gas and electricity usage the most over a two year period. The effort is being led by Energize Corvallis and the Sustainability Coalition’s Energy Action Team. If Corvallis wins the prize most of the money will be spent on programs to further the goal of reducing usage of fossil fuels, while some size-able chunks will be raffled off to a handful of lucky participants.
If you would like to sign up to participate, you can do so at the Energize Corvallis website.
See more coverage of this from KEZI news.