Events & News April 18

CSGA Events

Incineration: Green or Black?

CSGA Discussion

Thursday, April 18, 7 PM

Annapolis Friends Meeting House





Events of Interest to CSGA

Meeting / Baltimore Commission on Sustainability

Apr 18, 4 PM - Baltimore City Planning Office, Baltimore

Vigil for the Earth / Extinction Rebellion Baltimore

Apr 22, 8 PM - Washington Monument, Baltimore

National Call / Elders Climate Action

Apr 23, 7 PM - Teleconference

Deep Ocean Exploration / Cafe Scientifique

Apr 25, 6:15 PM - 49 West, Annapolis

Scientific Symposium on Air Quality and Health / Rural Agricultural Defenders

Apr 27, 9 AM - Clarion Inn, Harpers Ferry

News, Information, and Opinion of Interest to CSGA

Maryland Act Boosts Offshore Wind Market | Offshore Engineer

Maryland state lawmakers have passed the Clean Energy Jobs Act (CEJA) of 2019, which would incentivize the development of 1.2 GW of additional offshore wind energy off the coast of Maryland.

City Council to push ahead with BGE pipeline deal in Leakin Park | Baltimore Brew

Climate change: yes, your individual action does make a difference | The Conversation

Global problems need global solutions. But what you do personally can shift what's seen as 'normal'.

Climate Chaos Is Coming — and the Pinkertons Are Ready - The New York Times

As they see it, global warming stands to make corporate security as high-stakes in the 21st century as it was in the 19th.

EPA Chief Says Climate Change Is Not His Top Priority | Time

Andrew Wheeler also said the EPA will release plans soon to speed up states decision-making for energy infrastructure projects.

Senators introduce bipartisan carbon capture bill | TheHill

A bipartisan group of senators introduced a bill Thursday to increase federal funding toward developing carbon capture technology while also committing to fossil fuel use.

GOP Tiptoes Toward Climate Plans as Ocasio-Cortez Turns Up Heat - Bloomberg

Texas Senator John Cornyn, who once voted against a measure that said climate change was man-made, is now helping fellow Republicans craft legislation to combat global warming through “energy innovation.”

TCI Drives East Coast Emissions Reductions | ClimateXChange

TCI, the coalition of east coast state governments, announced a planned schedule to design a cap-and-invest program for transportation emissions.

LUT University research shows an economically viable pathway to a global carbon neutral electricity system by 2050 - LUT