Events of Interest to CSGA
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
A Decade of Listening, Learning and Acting! / Earth Forum of Howard County
Apr 28, 2 PM - First Presbyterian Church of Howard County, Columbia
Paris to Pittsburgh / UMD Global Sustainability Initiative
Apr 30, 6 PM - Adele H. Stamp Student Union, College Park
Meeting / Annapolis Environmental Commission
May 1, 7 PM - 145 Gorman Street, Annapolis
News, Information, and Opinion of Interest to CSGA
Big Buildings Hurt the Climate. New York City Hopes to Change That. - The New York Times
To fight climate change, the city is forcing the buildings, like the Empire State Building and Trump Tower, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
Advancing inclusion through clean energy jobs | Brookings
Beyond its environmental benefits, the clean energy economy transition will bring higher paying job opportunities with less barriers for workers to access.
Activists occupied four of London's landmarks and thoroughfares and, on Wednesday, targeted the city's rail service. The organizers want a zero-carbon Britain by 2025.
They glued themselves to trains. They blocked major landmarks. They pretended to be dead outside city hall.
For Earth Day, 24 magazine covers about climate change - Washington Post
A different way to read — and think — about the peril facing Earth.
It’s official: Chicago will go 100% renewable – pv magazine USA
The City Council has approved Mayor Emanuel’s plan to transition the entire city’s electricity supply to renewable energy by 2035, which makes Chicago the largest U.S. city to set a 100% renewable energy commitment.
Judge Delivers Major Setback to Trump Policy to Increase Coal Mining on Federal Land - The New York Times
The Interior Department acted illegally when it sought to lift an Obama-era moratorium on coal mining on public lands, a court found.
The meeting was the first for two members who were appointed to the board under controversial circumstances by Northam last year.
They'll make you rethink the things you throw away.
Do Renewable Portfolio Standards Deliver? | Energy Policy Institute at University of Chicago
Pennsylvania EQB Accepts Cap-and-Trade Petition | ClimateXChange
Pennsylvania EQB voted 14-5 in favor of accepting a rulemaking petition to create a cap-and-trade program that will reduce emissions in the state.