Thread by @BHellerstein: One note on yesterday's State of the Commonwealth climate announcement by @MassGovernor: It's possible that a "net zns by 2050" target will result in little to no improvement over the state’s existing legal mandate to reduce gree…
As 2020 begins, the impacts of climate change have become increasingly clear around the world. The new year started amid devastating wildfires, tied to the worst droughts Australia has experienced in hundreds of years, which encircled much of the continent. So far, 29 people have been reported dead.
"I've been warned that telling people to panic about the climate crisis is a very dangerous thing to do, but don't worry—it's fine—I've done this before and I can assure you: it doesn't lead to anything."
The Pioneer Valley Women's March started down Main Street in Springfield off just as millions of people across the country joined Women's March 2020. The first three years of the local march were held in Northampton
While far more attention has been paid to reducing emissions in the transportation and electricity sectors, local leaders are realizing they need to slash direct building emissions to have any hope of meeting their climate goals.
I invite all of you to join me in standing up against this Agawam City Counsel resolution, TR-2019-82, which is clearly in support of this unnecessary project and could cause real environmental and health damage to Agawam residents as well as contribute to the climate crisis.
LEVERETT — A multistate compact that aims to improve transportation while reducing carbon emissions and developing the clean energy economy, but which also may increase the gas tax statewide, will be the focus of an information session...
“BlackRock is the world’s largest asset manager with nearly $7 trillion in investments, and this move will fundamentally shift its investing policy — and could reshape how corporate America does business and put pressure on other large money managers to follow suit.”
Nearly 150 people were arrested on Capitol Hill Friday in a climate protest led by Academy Award-winning actor and activist Jane Fonda. Fonda has been leading weekly climate demonstrations in Washington, D.C., known as “Fire Drill Fridays,” since October. For her last and 14th protest, actors Ma...
But would the fight turn instead to rare earth elements?
The WORLD does run on the sun: it even follows and tracks it but humanity isn’t learning from her planet. Some humans insist on stealing from the earth what is buried deep - destroying water tables, disturbing plate tectonics, taking away fluids that allow our planet to function naturally.