Events & News - July 5

CSGA Events

CSGA Movie Night

Reinventing Power

Thursday, July 13, 7 PM

Annapolis Friends Meeting House

Events of Interest to CSGA

Door Knocking in Denton / No Eastern Shore Pipeline

July 8, Noon - Denton

From the Ashes / Havre de Grace Green Team

July 11, 7 PM - Havre de Grace Maritime Museum, Havre de Grace

No New Fossil Fuels In Maryland / Chesapeake Climate Action Network

July 14, Noon - Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, Annapolis

Annapolis Chapter Meeting / Citizens Climate Lobby

July 14, 12:30 PM - Unitarian Universalist Church of Annapolis, Annapolis

News, Information, and Opinion of Interest to CSGA

Mount Vernon in Talks with Dominion to Move Charles Compressor Station | DC Media Group

There are signs that Dominion may be backing down from siting a 24,000 hp gas compressor station in view of Mount Vernon.

No veto override for plastic foam ban bill - Capital Gazette

The plastic foam ban is officially defeated after Anne Arundel County Council to take up a vote at its Monday meeting.

New PSC head must prioritize clean energy - Baltimore Sun

Gov. Larry Hogan's new pick to lead the Public Service Commission needs to support renewable energy.

Zero Hour: Inside the Youth Climate March - Pacific Standard

A conversation with 16-year-old Jamie Margolin, who is leading the Zero Hour march.

African cities pledge to cut climate emissions to zero by 2050 | Reuters

Africa is sometimes better known for its vulnerability to climate change than its action on the problem – but a set of African cities intend to change that.

Conflict, climate change choke efforts to cure poverty, inequality - UN | Thomson Reuters Foundation

Countries face mounting challenges.