A Cajun Call for Clean Energy

from Wildlife Promise

My rain gear and I headed down Pennsylvania Ave. this afternoon to check out a group of activists who rallied in front of the White House in support of clean energy.

This past weekend, about 200 residents from the New Orleans area signed a huge banner with bold personal messages to express deep concern over America's continuing addiction to oil.

The catastrophic oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico caused by the April 20 explosion of an offshore oil rig has put local economies, wildlife and the Gulf's delicate coastal ecosystem at risk. Click here to learn how NWF is helping wildlife impacted by the oil spill.

March 350

Senators John Kerry (D-MA) and Joseph Lieberman (I-CT) are set to unveil Senate climate and clean energy legislation tomorrow. A new poll shows that 61 percent of 2010 voters support a bill that will β€œlimit pollution, invest in domestic energy sources and encourage companies to use and develop clean energy”.