Sunday, January 27, 2013

2013: A new plan to save the planet


705,613 have signed. Help us get to 1,000,000

Posted: 11 January 2013

In 2012, 700,000 of us took the issue of fossil fuel subsidies and thrust it into the political mainstream at the Rio Earth Summit and the Doha climate talks. While these meetings didn’t deliver any bold commitments, they did get almost every country to agree that paying polluters nearly one trillion dollars a year is crazy!

Now let's grow our call in 2013 and take it directly to key summits and meetings as they happen.Together we can stop these mad polluter payments and put some meat on the bones of the weak agreements leaders have already made. If we demand they act now on their word and divert this huge sum into renewable energy, experts say we could actually save our planet!

It's a simple no-brainer that most of our leaders have already agreed to. Let's hold their feet to the fire, and push the world's governments to turn these polluting subsidies green. Sign the petition on the right and forward this to everyone -- a massive campaign now can force them from talk to action. More