The Republican governors of Vermont and Massachusetts have come out in support of the Paris Climate Agreement (PCA), joining governors of a growing number of other states.
On June 1, only a short time after President Donald Trump announced that the United States would withdraw from the PCA, several states started taking a stand in […]
Shortsighted Decision Puts Onus and Opportunities on States to Act
Yesterday’s announcement by President Donald Trump to withdraw the United States from the Paris Climate Agreement is a deeply shortsighted move.
“This decision not only fails to protect vulnerable people and future generations but it leaves the greatest economic development opportunity this world has ever […]
A Major Climate And Jobs Initiative In Partnership With The Worker Institute At Cornell University Ilr’s School And Climate Jobs Nyto Help Create 40,000 Clean Energy Jobs By 2020
Initiative Will Accelerate Renewable Energy Growth With up to $1.5 Billion Investment in Renewable Energy Projects
Largest Clean Energy Procurement by […]
Starting today, a global wave of peaceful direct actions lasting for 12 days will take place across six continents targeting the world’s most dangerous fossil fuel projects, under the banner of Break Free.
2015 was the hottest year ever recorded and the impacts of climate change are already hitting communities around the world. From […]
Saturday, April 23rd, 2016, 11am to 3pm (Onondaga County, NY)
See renewable energy sources of the future in action today! Learn how they work in our environment. Find out why owners installed them; the costs and benefits and ask your questions!
Climate Change Awareness and Action (CCAA) has arranged a self-guided tour […]
2016 Local Solutions: Eastern Regional Climate Preparedness Conference
For communities throughout the eastern United States, historic warm temperatures, rain and flooding closed out 2015 and ushered in 2016. To prepare for and to share strategies for becoming resilient to these climate impacts, Antioch University New England’s (AUNE) Center for Climate Preparedness and Community […]
The glacier has melted at the world’s highest ski resort at the Chacaltaya glacier, and so it has closed for good. Author Ville Miettinen from Helsinki, Finland. Photo: CC BY-SA 2.0. Wikimedia Commons
Ski and Ride While You Still Can.
By G. Harvey and N.R. Mallery
The January-February issue of the Sierra Club’s magazine, […]
Turning Ideas into Action – Special Announcement
Upcoming LES Webinar: Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative
The How and Why of Using Proceeds from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative to Reduce Your Town & School Energy Costs
February 10, 2016
The state legislature saw to it that $2 million is allocated annually […]