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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 | 542 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 | 1815 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 | 1700 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 | 559 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 | 307 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 | 2686 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 | 1571 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 | 782 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 | 734 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 | 1260 views | Posted on: 04/28/2017 | Last updated: 04/28/2017

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