New York Beyond Coal

The Sierra Club's Beyond Coal campaign aims to replace dirty coal with clean energy by mobilizing grassroots activists in local communities to advocate for the retirement of old and outdated coal plants and to prevent new coal plants from being built. 

We're mobilizing grassroots power to get New York off coal, and lead the way toward a clean and just energy future. 

4 protests

June 11, 2017, 12:00 pm

Brentwood, NY

Long Island Climate Summit

Meet your neighbors from across the island. Build a future together.  Learn how to get involved in moving us from fossil fuels to renewables, from destruction to regeneration, and from inequality to justice.  Childcare and lunch...

April 29, 2017, 10:00 am

Long Beach, NY

People's Climate March: Long Island, NY

April 29th will mark the 100th day of this administration and around the world people will take stock of what this new period in our nation’s history looks like. On that same day, we will gather in a massive and unified March for Climate, Jobs...

March 27, 2017, 6:30 pm

New York, NY

Lobbying Your Legislators 101

Only one third of Americans contact their elected representatives each year, and far fewer of those attend in-person lobbying meetings. Let's get that number up! If you've ever wondered how to: set up a meeting with your legislator (or a...

February 23, 2017, 6:30 pm

Syracuse, NY

Resist & Recruit: Protecting Our Environment in the Age of Trump

Over the past month we have seen Donald Trump make good on some of his most dangerous campaign promises. He has moved to ban Muslims from entering the country, ignored the sovereignty of the Standing Rock Sioux, and is set to appoint one of the...