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Local libraries lending climate action kits

“I’ll take a bucket of climate action to go, please” is a phrase people may soon hear around local libraries. The Capital Regional District (CRD), partnered with B.C. 1,285 more words

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How to Help Americans Care about Climate Change Now (Part One)

For the past decade, I’ve been asking people—young and old, rich and poor, highly educated and less so—why they didn’t seem to care about climate change. 669 more words

Climate Change

5 Empathetic Strategies To Inspire Climate Action Now

Despite the economic risks of climate change, the response to global warming tends to be “flight” rather than “fight.” Experts on the economy (including three former U.S. 100 more words

Climate Change

Economic Benefits of Taking Municipal Climate Recovery Action

Here is a short list of economic benefits that cities have received or are calculated to receive by adopting climate recovery practices. I complied this as part of the research I was doing with  67 more words

Climate Action

My Gig at the EPA: Support for Clean Power {+ video}

I never thought good people
Would ever, ever fail.
And let this wonderful world
Be like a prison jail. – James Brown, 1969

Three glassy-eyed reps from the EPA listened all day to supporters and opponents of the newly proposed Clean Power Plan, which aims to cut carbon emissions considerably in order to tackle the most important public health issue of our time. 453 more words

Clean Energy

Funding NEMO: Offshore Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion Project in Martinique

On July 9, 2014, OTEC News reported that EU Commissioner for Climate Action Connie Hedegaard announced that considerable funds had been awarded to 19 projects in 12 countries. 496 more words

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