“Communities like mine are seeing the health impacts of air pollution from ground transportation — asthma, heart attacks, stroke, and lung infections, to name just a few…I worry every day about how air and climate pollution will affect my children’s health and development.”
A Texas woman tells us why her family needs the strongest possible regulations to reduce deadly pollution from heavy-duty trucks
National Field Manager Almeta Cooper and Moms Clean Air Force members were interviewed about electric school buses by the TODAY Show for their feature, “Climate Change: How women are leading the charge to save our planet.” Watch now!
The EPA issued a letter this week objecting to Colorado state’s permit renewal request for the Suncor Refinery. The plant “raises significant environmental justice concerns, as illustrated by the severity of pollution and described health impacts facing the communities living in proximity to the Suncor site.”
Representative Dwight Evans of Pennsylvania’s 3rd Congressional District is one of the original co-sponsors of the Protecting Moms and Babies from Climate Change Act, which is currently included in the Build Back Better Act.
Climate change threatens the 2022 Winter Olympics and the safety of the athletes with lack of snow. There are also environmental concerns about water scarcity and poor air quality.
Moms Clean Air Force is helping enlist parents for a Cornell University research study that aims to understand how children learn about climate change. Investing in research now will help shape the future generation’s ability to succeed in the fight against climate change.
Moms Clean Air Force Florida Organizer, Yaritza Perez, wrote this op-ed for Newsweek urging policymakers to finalize the strongest and most comprehensive rules to protect our families from all sources of oil and gas methane pollution.
La EPA debe establecer las normas más exigentes e integrales posibles, para proteger a nuestras familias de toda fuente de contaminación por metano proveniente del petróleo y del gas, sin dejar por fuera los pozos pequeños ni la quema de gas habitual. Exigimos justicia en cada aliento.
Methane emissions are a major source of climate pollution, and methane emissions pose major health risks to our families. The comment period for EPA’s proposed methane rules closes in just one week. Speak out today!
We participated in the EPA’s virtual public hearing with 38 Moms Clean Air Force members from across the country giving oral testimony. We are supporting the proposed rules to cut methane and other harmful air pollutants from newly built and older existing oil and gas operations.
By significantly investing in energy infrastructure, the Build Back Better Act can help Georgia modernize the electrical grid and move cleaner, cheaper electricity throughout the state.