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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 | 486 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 | 269 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 | 1956 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 | 1320 views | Posted on: 01/03/2019 | Last updated: 09/04/2019

Mayors Step Up to Fill Climate Change Leadership Gap

Paris Agreement

by AbbieKnight

On Monday, June 26, The United States Conference of Mayors, including both Republican and Democratic mayors from across the nation, met in Miami and adopted several resolutions to fight climate change. One of the resolutions the attendees a… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

1 replies | 723 views | Posted on: 06/30/2017 | Last updated: 07/13/2017

Webinar: How Sustainable is Our Global Climate Ethos? June 8th 1:15-2:45pm EST

Global Climate Ethos,Climate Action

by Matt Z. Student

How Sustainable is Our Global Climate Ethos and will it create a sustainable climate? Building on decades of work across the globe by the public and private sectors, has a shared global climate ethos -- a sense of collective commitment … more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 719 views | Posted on: 05/24/2017 | Last updated: 05/24/2017

The Future of Food: Climate, Crops, and Consequences Lecture Series

Climate Change,Agriculture

by ChristinaC Marketing Student

The Future of Food: Climate, Crops, and Consequences Lecture Series May 8 | 4:00pm Biological Labs Lecture Hall, 16 Divinity Ave., Cambridge The Future of Food: Climate, Crops, and Consequences Lecture Series, organized by the Harvard … more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1231 views | Posted on: 04/28/2017 | Last updated: 04/28/2017

Wow, Check out this Sea Change Map of Boston in 2050 and 2100

Climate Change,Boston,Flooding

by Allison Friedman Rate It Green Admin

See what happens in 2050 and in 2100 generally, and with a major flood event. We've got some climatechange mitigation work to do. http://seachange.sasaki.com/ Thanks Mike Duclos for pointing this out at the USGBC MA PLEED v Pas… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 2263 views | Posted on: 12/15/2016 | Last updated: 12/15/2016

Bill McKibben "On the fate of the Earth" Lecture - Thursday, November 10, 7-8:30, NY NY

Climate Change,Bill McKibben

by aahassonjee

Bill McKibben ON THE FATE OF THE EARTH by The Nation Institute, The New School, and the Tishman Environment and Design Center a Thursday, November 10 7 – 8:30 PM EST The New School University Center Tishman Auditorium 63 5th Ave… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 608 views | Posted on: 10/19/2016 | Last updated: 10/19/2016

What is a bionic leaf?

Sustainability,biofuel,leaf,bionic

by JackSawyer Student

A bionic leaf? It may sound like something out of a Star Trek movie, but on June 2nd scientists at Harvard University announced that they have created an artificial leaf that is able to perform photosynthesis ten times better than its natur… more...

  Filed under: Climate Change

0 replies | 1485 views | Posted on: 06/04/2016 | Last updated: 08/08/2016

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