350 Eastside | Home 350 Eastside is building a climate justice movement on the Eastside.  We endeavor to bring passionate people together for the purpose of creating a world in which all can thrive now and into the future.  We focus on policy, advocacy, education and creative direct action to bring about the changes necessary to ensure a sustainable, viable planet.  This work includes, but is not limited to, replacing fossil fuels with 100% renewable energy sources on the Eastside and abroad.

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Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
May 19, 2020 at 1:57 PM

350 Eastside Reminder - Meeting Wednesday 5-20

350 Eastside Monthly Meeting – May 20th, 2020 7:00 pm Presentation: Yes to EKC PUD campaign – History, hiccups and next steps Guest speaker: Barbra Chevalier, Campaign Director Zoom link: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81977036037?pwd=b2lGdURqcjNWV1VGQ1JYakZSYjFIdz09 Meeting I…
Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
May 14, 2020 at 1:04 PM

Robust and Fair Low Carbon Recovery

○     Join our friends at the Washington BlueGreen Alliance on May 19 at 10 am for a dialogue with Larry Brown, President of the Washington State Labor Council and two leading policy experts on what it takes to design a robust and fair low-carbon recovery that puts frontline …
Phil Ritter via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
February 25, 2020 at 7:05 PM

Issaquah PUD Campaign Kick-off Saturday 2-29 10 AM

Event: The Issaquah/Sammamish Area Kickoff for the East King County PUD campaign When: Saturday, February 29 from 10:00 to Noon Location: Eagle Room at Issaquah City Hall, 130 East Sunset Way in Issaquah. Please join us to learn more about creating a P…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
December 17, 2019 at 1:00 PM

Join us Wednesday

John- We hope you are having a healthy and happy start to the holiday season! Our December Gathering is coming up this Wednesday, December 18th, and we hope you'll join. We'll have a presentation on Project Drawdown, announcements on the East King County PUD Initiative, and u…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
December 10, 2019 at 9:33 PM

Tomorrow- A New PUD for East King County

John- Puget Sound Energy is DIRTY, UNRELIABLE, & EXPENSIVE. [learn more] A Public Utility would address these issues and will be responsive to its customers because we choose the utility’s leaders. The East King County PUD team is gearing up to make this happen but they r…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
November 20, 2019 at 3:30 PM

Tonight- a New PUD for King County

John- It's time to move away from Puget Sound Energy's climate wrecking energy sourcing.  Their dirty for-profit business model delivers over 60% fossil fuel based electricity to homes and businesses in our area- much of it from Colstrip coal fired power plant, nearly 1,000 m…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 18, 2019 at 5:59 PM

Natural Gas: Fueling the Climate Crisis

Friends- For over a year, I've been a part of a passionate, committed coalition fighting the North Seattle Lateral Upgrade (NSLU) in south Snohomish County. We've drawn together folks from indigenous, faith, environmental and community groups with one common goal: stop this …
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 4, 2019 at 1:38 AM

October Update

John- The September Global Climate Strike drew a record setting 7.6 million people into the streets around the world, calling for climate justice. We know it's time to get off fossil fuels, for our children's future, and it's time to call on our leaders to act! Here's how you…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
October 1, 2019 at 9:24 PM

King County's Climate Planning: Your Input Needed

John- King County is updating the Strategic Climate Action Plan (SCAP) 2020. Over the next few weeks, three workshops are being held to get input that will be used to shape the plan. Can you attend one of them? (If you can and would like ideas, our friends at 350 Seattle and …
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 24, 2019 at 4:36 PM

Tell KNKX: We need accurate climate coverage!

John- On Friday, we came together as part of over 4 million people around the world to Strike for Climate action. It was a powerful day, supporting youth organizers whose future hangs in the balance as world leaders continue to fail to act fast enough to avert runaway warmin…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 17, 2019 at 5:14 PM

Art Build- Tomorrow!

John- Tomorrow, we are partnering with 21 Acres to host an Art Build in advance of Friday's Climate Strike. Can you join us? We'll have some supplies for the creatively minded to make your own sign, and designs ready too. Snacks will also be provided, and bringing some to s…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 12, 2019 at 6:24 PM

Tomorrow- Ancestral Waters

Tomorrow night there will be another opportunity to see the amazing documentary by Native Daily Network- Ancestral Waters Screening Tomorrow, September 13th 7pm at Northshore UCC 18900 168th Ave NE, Woodinville Please share the facebook event or this email with local friend…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 9, 2019 at 3:39 PM

Goodbye to PSE on the Eastside

John- There’s been an effort in the works to form a public utility district on the Eastside to displace PSE.  It sure would be nice if PSE went carbon-free, but realistically there’s no way they can do that without massive rate increases and state and federal funds infusions…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
September 5, 2019 at 1:30 PM

September Update

John- September is shaping up to be a busy month! Please join us at one of these events and get involved in drawing down our carbon emissions. As a recent study shows, US emissions may have more of a outsized impact than previously thought. Let's turn that around! Woodinvi…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
August 21, 2019 at 4:58 AM

Do you have a pipeline for a neighbor??

The North Seattle Lateral Upgrade, bringing a 3% increase in GHG emissions to our state.. John- For the past year, we have been working to stop the North Seattle Lateral Upgrade from being built. Despite the numerous concerns our coalition raised to Snohomish Coun…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
August 9, 2019 at 5:24 PM

August Update

John- July was the hottest month ever recorded.. it's time to get to work on building a carbon constrained world and a vibrant economy build on renewables!  Here are some ways to get involved in climate advocacy this month: Bothell Sustainamania August 10, 10:00am-2:00pm…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 31, 2019 at 4:18 AM

Film Night Rescheduled + Sustainamania

Our upcoming Climate Film Night at UW Bothell has been rescheduled to the fall- more details coming soon. In the meantime, you can catch the new climate documentary Ice on Fire here. Then join us next weekend at Bothell's Sustainamania! In Hope, 350 Eastside- Phil, Lynn, Bo…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 26, 2019 at 10:21 PM

Climate Films + Pizza!

John- We hope you're having a great summer! In partnership with the UW Bothell Sustainability Club, we are presenting a night of climate films, discussion, and food August 2nd from 6-8pm. If you can join, please RSVP here or via email to [email protected] In Solidarity,…
Sara Papanikolaou via 350 Eastside · [email protected]
July 8, 2019 at 9:03 PM

July Update

LNG-By-Rail? Comment Deadline Today! Even as clean, renewable energy is becoming more accessible than ever, fossil fuel companies are trying to find new ways to ship dangerous fracked gas through our communities. The Trump Administration has recently proposed to allow unit…