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Clean Air Protection Campaign
Greenpeace, League of Conservation
Voters, Environment America and other organizations worked with Change.org
to submit over 1.4 million comments in support of clean air
Demonstrate popular support for EPA’s Carbon Pollution Standard.
Launch Sponsored Campaigns to find supporters to voice their support.
1.4 million signatures of support generated in less than 10 weeks.
In 2012, the Environmental Protection
Agency (EPA) developed standards
that would limit industrial carbon
pollution from power plants.
Immediately after, dirty air lobbyists
spent millions of dollars on TV ads,
lawsuits, and other political actions to
stop the EPA’s new standards from
With little time to waste, Greenpeace, League of Conservation Voters,
Environment America and other organizations launched nationwide
campaigns in support of clean air protections including promotion
By utilizing promoted sponsored campaigns on Change.org, these
organizations increased the number of people voicing public support for
the Carbon Pollution Standard to the EPA by 300% for a total of 2.1
million comments. This is the largest number of signatures and
comments submitted to any federal regulation in U.S. history.
Contact us to learn how Change.org’s
sponsored campaigns can help your organization connect with your next
generation of supporters.