Tag: climate change
“I believe we have a unique opportunity to make our communities more resilient to climate change and to help lead the transition to a clean energy economy.”
“We have the least amount of resources. So we’re doing more with less every year."
"We are a generation that doesn't want only to blame; we want to influence concrete change on the political, community, and society level."
Unlike traditional national security threats, climate threats have no respect for national or sector borders and cannot be solved with missiles.
Over eight years, University of Michigan students led bold direct actions, continually recruited new students and forged ties with regents to keep $1 billion from the fossil fuel industry.
What if infrastructure were designed to meet shorter-term needs and also be easily adapted later for the future climate?
As climate change intensifies and countries turn to clean energies, Big Oil will take increasingly desperate measures to survive.
The announcement came just a month after CitiGroup pledged that its financing reach net zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050.
"We took action so that lawmakers, decision makers and politicians finally take this climate and air quality crisis seriously, for everyone's sake."