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SIERRA CLUB, by Sidney DeNuccio

· The Sierra Club was founded in 1892 by John Muir, who became the clubs first President. The world's oldest envrionmental organization!!!
· The purpose of the Sierra Club is to protect communities, wild places, and the planet itself.
· They have made the biggest impact on our planet then any other grassroots environmental organization in the United States.
· The Sierra Club has made a Climate Recovery Agenda which will cut carbon emissions 80 percent by 2050, lower our dependence on foreign oil, make a clean-energy economy and protect our country from the results of global warming.
· The club is helping create a clean energy economy by repowering America with green, renewable energy such as wind solar and other safe clean sources of power.
· They will also create high-performance homes and buildings that are smarter and get rid of global warming emissions, lower utility bills, and generate renewable energy.