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Bike Bellingham is the 2011 local event has launched a 2011 project set for 9/24/2011, called "Moving Planet" with a website at In Bellingham, a project has risen up called "Bike Bellingham" which will feature family friendly bike rides from ten city schools that will converge at the Bellingham City Hall flag plaza for a climate rally/info fair from noon to 2 pm. There will also be an advanced ride from the plaza to the proposed Cherry Point Coal terminal leaving at 2 pm. If you would like more information, go to I will be posting additional information here as I learn more. However, there is a need for volunteers to help the day of the event, with pre-event postering canvassing for sponsors.

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Comment by Hank Kastner on November 13, 2013 at 5:47pm

There are a couple interesting new things being hatched by activists at Power Past Coal: an investigation into creating a Municipal Energy district for B'ham as an alternative to PSE, and an effort to reverse the County moratorium on wind energy; to get involved contact Matt Petryni at

Comment by Hank Kastner on October 8, 2013 at 6:00pm

a little provocative for the coal/carbon/action set, me thinks?
This may be worth some discussion...

Comment by J. C. Walker,Jr. on July 28, 2013 at 9:50am
Comment by Hank Kastner on June 19, 2013 at 6:58pm

genesis of a documentary about coal resistance in the NW:

Comment by warren miller on June 19, 2013 at 10:49am

Check out the documentary on Coal, tonight, June 19th on KCTS or online. Includes info on our local coal issues. 

Comment by J. C. Walker,Jr. on May 7, 2013 at 4:53pm
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Comment by J. C. Walker,Jr. on April 28, 2013 at 3:27pm
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