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Webinar: Small Projects vs. Climate Change, June 29, 1-2 PM

Climate Change,Sustainability,sustainable design,Small Projects

by Richard Minasian Student

Join USGBC and AIA Chicago for the Small Projects vs. Climate Change webinar. In this webinar, we will share strategies and fundamental sustainable concepts that will help small residential and commercial projects take on the… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 726 views | Posted on: 06/17/2020 | Last updated: 06/17/2020

Free Webinar: The Climate Crisis including Top Topics in Climate Research - May 4, 12 - 1:30 pm EST

by Veer Mudambi Journalist - Writing Green

Since the start of the industrial age, the carbon dioxide content of the atmosphere has risen to the highest value in at least three million years, recently passing 415 parts per million. At the same time, global average surface temperature… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 458 views | Posted on: 04/30/2020 | Last updated: 05/01/2020

En-ROADS Workshop (group simulator): How Can Economic Stimulus Packages Help Address Climate Change? April 22, 7 am, 2pm, or 10 pm EDT

Climate Change,Earth Day

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

En-ROADS Workshop: How Can Economic Stimulus Packages Help Address Climate Change? APRIL 22, 2020 - 7:00 AM TO 8:00 AM APRIL 22, 2020 - 2:00 PM TO 3:00 PM APRIL 22, 2020 - 10:00 PM TO 11:00 PM The En-ROADS Climate Workshop is a grou… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 856 views | Posted on: 04/18/2020 | Last updated: 04/18/2020

Carbon Taxes, Presented by MetroWest Climate Solutions Group, First Parish in Wayland, March 10, 7:30pm

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

The MetroWest Climate Solutions Group,will offer two March sessions on tackling climate change. These free sessions will be cosponsored by Mass Audubon and hosted by First Parish in Wayland (225 Boston Post Road). On March 10 at 7:30 p.m… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 605 views | Posted on: 02/10/2020 | Last updated: 02/10/2020

Economy-wide Deep Decarbonization (livestream or in-person), February 25, MIT Wong Auditorium, Cambridge, MA

by Veer Mudambi Journalist - Writing Green

The fourth of MIT’s six Climate Action Symposia, Economy-wide Deep Decarbonization, will be held on Tuesday, February 25, 2020. Topics will include: pathways to scalable, affordable low- to no-carbon fuels; the role of biofuel… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1888 views | Posted on: 01/31/2020 | Last updated: 01/31/2020

Microsoft Pledges to Go Carbon Negative by 2030 Including a $1 Billion Climate Innovation Fund

Climate Change,Microsoft,Climate Leadership,Carbon Negative

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

Microsoft took an impressive climate leadership position this week when the company announced a promise to remove all of the carbon the company has ever put in the atmosphere directly or by consumption - back to the company’s founding… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1816 views | Posted on: 01/27/2020 | Last updated: 01/27/2020

2019 Metro KC Climate Action Coalition Summit, September 14, 8:30am-5:30pm, Overland Park, KS

Climate Change,Climate Action

by Gina Pryciak Student

Join the Metro KC Climate Action Coalition September 14 for the first-ever Metro KC Climate Action Summit Internationally recognized speakers to highlight emerging trends in climate change and encourage local governments to take col… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 583 views | Posted on: 08/07/2019 | Last updated: 08/07/2019

USGBC Minnesota Program Ideas Lunch, August 22, Minneapolis, MN

Climate Change,Climate Action

by Gina Pryciak Student

Join USGBC MN at the Program Ideas Lunch on August 22nd at 11:30 a.m. The USGBC Minnesota chapter is taking a fresh approach to programming in 2020 and is excited to share their plans with the public. The chapter hopes to get your i… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 334 views | Posted on: 07/30/2019 | Last updated: 07/30/2019

New York Passes Climate Climate & Community Protection Act - 5th State to Target 100% Clean Energy

Climate Change,clean energy,Renewable Energy,New York,Legislation,100% Renewable Energy

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

New York just passed the Climate Climate & Community Protection Act with a commitment to reach 100 percent carbon-free electricity by 2040 and economy-wide, net-zero carbon emissions by 2050 is ambitious to say the least, and even … more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 2721 views | Posted on: 07/23/2019 | Last updated: 07/23/2019

2019 Getting to Zero Forum, October 9 - 11, Oakland, CA

by Connie NBI

This solutions-focused conference will spotlight collaborations, policies and practices that are driving better energy and carbon outcomes in buildings. Co-hosted by New Buildings Institute and Rocky Mountain Institute, the conference will … more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1652 views | Posted on: 01/03/2019 | Last updated: 09/04/2019

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