Posts Tagged: climate and energy bill

Vote “No” on Prop. 23 »

It’s been a tough year for national climate and energy policy in the U.S. and unfortunately progress is practically at a standstill. However, not so for states – states have been leading the way on addressing climate change, reducing carbon emissions and accelerating the development of a clean energy economy. But now, Prop. 23 threatens to undo that progress, and move our country backward.

The results are in! CoolClimate Contest winners announced »

Last night I had the pleasure of attending the CoolClimate Art Contest awards ceremony, an event calling on artists worldwide to join the climate change discussion and visually portray how they experience this global environmental crisis. Five winners were selected from over 1,000 entries from around the world. First place winner Christos Lamprianidis of Greece said, “I am a teacher. I teach high school pupils. But, above all, I am a father. And I’m afraid. What kind of land and air will our children and grandchildren inherit?””