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Stimulating a Canadian Narrative for Climate Action

For the last few years, I’ve been working with a group of over 60 scholars, scientists, and decision-makers from throughout Canada, and representing multiple disciplines and backgrounds, to discover and promote possible pathways towards a low-carbon economy. 64 more words

The unlikely champions of a carbon-tax plan: Republicans

This story was originally published by Mother Jones and is reproduced here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.

You wouldn’t know it by looking at Congress or the White House, but the GOP isn’t in complete lockstep when it comes to climate change denial. 731 more words

Climate & Energy

2017

I’m not actually a big fan of the “new year, new me” idea, to be honest. It is a new year, but mostly it’s the same old me :) However, I also have an disproportionate love of list making and so making a goals list for 2017 will hopefully be a helpful way of keeping myself accountable! 599 more words

Climate Action

Senator Markey, We Can't Wait

Monday Action for week of 1/30/17:

Do you hear the ROAR? That’s the full-throated growl of millions of Mother Bears saying “We will do anything to defend all that’s precious to us.” And… 596 more words

Climate Action

Salt Lake City Spends $804 Million on Fossil Fuels Every Year

In 2014, SLCgreen released an analysis of the average energy consumption per household in Utah. We saw that the average household burns 17 pounds of coal, 208 cubic feet of natural gas, and 3 gallons of gasoline… 238 more words

Climate Change

Climate Deniers Beware, Mothers are Marching

Monday Action for week of 1/23/17:

Climate Deniers, beware. The sleeping Giant is roused, see what you have unleashed: Millions marched on Saturday for the dignity and safety of all, the largest demonstration in history. 874 more words

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You're so thrifty, you even want to save raindrops!

Welcome to the Mount Hope RAIN Smart Working Group – and you are invited to join the first gathering of this group!

Since the introduction of the… 219 more words

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