Seattle Event: Sierra Club’s Coal Free Northwest Forum

REPOST from Sierra Club

Sierra Club’s Coal Free Northwest Forum

Monday, April 27th

Doors open at 6:45 pm.

This is the FIRST forum in the 2009 series… don’t miss it!

RSVP to JP Kemmick at

Beyond Coal: How to Create a Coal Free Northwest

Coal fired power plants are one of the leading causes of global warming pollution.  Leading climate scientists stress the importance of moving off of coal power if we are going to avert global climate change.  The Sierra Club has been leading a nationwide charge to move off dirty coal power and towards a clean energy economy.  Come find out what role coal plays in Washington’s electricity mix and environment and how we can achieve a coal free northwest.

Monday, April 27, 7-8:30 pm. REI- Seattle (click here for a map)

Panelists include:

Dan Ritzman: Western Director, Sierra Club Beyond Coal Campaign

Nancy Hirsh: Policy Director, NW Energy Coalition

Evan Kanter: National President, Physicians for Social Responsibility

There will be time for questions in this 1 ½ hour forum.  Please join this lively discussion!

The room will open at 6:45pm.  Put this first forum of this series on your calendar today!

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