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    PRO SKIER/POW RIDERS ALLIANCE PRO JULIAN CARR IN TODAY’S SLC TRIBUNE

    August 24th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Today, pro skier and POW Riders Alliance pro, Julian Carr called on the next generation to lead the fight against climate change, first by by urging Utah’s Governor Herbert to embrace the Clean Power Plan:  http://www.sltrib.com/opinion/2860293-155/op-ed-the-young-must-lead-on

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    SIA, NSAA and POW RELEASE CLEAN POWER PLAN STATEMENT

    August 12th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    After the launch of the Clean Power Plan, we released a statement in partnership with Snowsports Industries America (SIA) and National Ski Areas Association (NSAA). This afternoon, August 3rd, The White House announced the release of the Clean Power Plan. Snowsports Industries America, The National Ski Areas Association and Protect Our Winters have issued the following statement: EPA […]

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    POW TRAVELS TO THE WHITE HOUSE FOR THE CLEAN POWER PLAN LAUNCH

    August 12th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    Last week, POW’s Executive Director, Chris Steinkamp had the honor of attending the announcement of the Clean Power Plan in the East Room of the White House.  “It was an absolute honor to be part of this exclusive group in the room with President Obama as he announced this historic step forward to reduce carbon […]

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    POW BOARD MEMBER, HARVARD PROFESSOR NAOMI ORESKES IN THE NEW YORK TIMES

    June 23rd, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    We’re so excited to see POW Board Member, Naomi Oreskes in the New York Times this week and proud that we’re on her team.  Read about all the great work she’s doing and her new book & feature film, Merchants of Doubt HERE.

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    Olympic Gold Medalist Maddie Bowman Speaks Out After Her Home Resort Shuts

    April 29th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    After her home resort, Sierra-At-Tahoe closed early this season, Olympic gold medalist Maddie Bowman felt it was time to speak out, for her community and the next generation of Olympians. It’s why she’s taking action on climate.  Read more on The North Face’s “Never Stop Exploring” blog HERE.

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    WATCH “THE LITTLE THINGS” ON EARTH DAY!

    April 21st, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

      To celebrate Earth Day, we’re streaming Marie-France Roy’s “The Little Things” for free, today only!  We hope you’ll take some time to enjoy this amazing film today and become inspired to join the climate movement. Then, tell everyone how you’re taking action on climate in the comments section below.  Happy Earth Day!   WE HOPE […]

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    POW PARTNERS WITH BEN & JERRYS AND NEW BELGIUM THIS FALL

    April 16th, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

    Yes, its true, we’re partnering with two of our favorite brands, Ben and Jerry’s and New Belgium Brewing on a new beer flavor this fall to raise awareness and take action against climate change….and have some fun doing it.  The new flavor?  Salted Caramel Brownie Brown Ale, and it’s amazing.  This is going to be […]

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    POW LAUNCHES “PHONE IT IN” CAMPAIGN

    April 14th, 2015 | Events, featured, New | Chris Steinkamp

    To follow up our successful activation at the Burton US Open, where over 200 people called their senators from our event booth, today in partnership with Burton Snowboards, we’re launching the online version of the “Phone It In” campaign to give the winter sports community an easy and powerful way to make a big difference against climate […]

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    THE UNLIKELY BIRTH OF “MOMENTA”

    February 13th, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

      Here at POW, we rely largely on our corporate partners to achieve our mission. These partners recognize the success of their business directly relies on the health of the environment and therefor align their core values with direct action to help protect it. These are the companies who understand the role they can play […]

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    Protect Our Winters Announces First Annual “Powder Grant” Winners

    February 12th, 2015 | Events, featured, Uncategorized | Chris Steinkamp

    In partnership with The North Face and Clif Bar, Protect Our Winters is proud to announce the winners of our first annual Powder Grants program. Created as a follow up initiative to the Hot Planet/Cool Athletes climate assemblies delivered by professional snow sports athletes at middle schools and high schools nationwide, this program encourages students to […]

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