This Friday, Al Gore’s new movie, An Inconvenient Sequel: Truth to Power, opens in theaters nationwide.
This is a powerful sequel to Gore’s Inconvenient Truth, which won an Oscar and led to Gore’s Nobel Peace Prize. It’s also a great chance to engage our friends and family in the urgent fight for climate action. […]
Date: Thursday, July 27, 2017 Time: 7:00 PM – 9:30 PM Location:Majestic 10, 190 Boxwood St, Williston, VT 05495
Join VPIRG and our friends at Ben & Jerry’s and Seventh Generation on Thursday July 27 at 7:00pm for an exclusive free screening of AN INCONVENIENT SEQUEL before the film is released nationwide.
A decade […]
Like many other cities and towns across the country, the City of Keene plans to pass the “We Are Still In” Resolution, a move to show support for global climate policy and carbon reductions. Just last month, over 250 mayors from the U.S. Conference of Mayors passed a resolution to target 100% renewable energy by […]
We could prevent New York Magazine’s climate change doomsday scenario, but keep voting not to.
Credit: KC Green
New York Magazine has stirred up a firestorm of debate by publishing a worst-case scenario for climate change this week, “The Uninhabitable Earth” by David Wallace-Wells.
Responses range […]
TAKING THE INITIATIVE: Carl Pope’s Blog – June 27, 2017 San Francisco, CA The last week has seen a flood of stories on clean energy’s prospects – stories that make your head spin with their conflicting tales of renewable energy’s prospects of ending our dangerous addiction to fossil fuel power from coal and gas.
By Rick Wackernagel*
On Tuesday, June 20, at a press conference in Burlington, Vermont Governor Phil Scott announced his intention to establish a Vermont Climate Change Commission. In making the announcement, Scott noted Vermont’s commitment to achieving the goals of the Paris Climate Agreement, and his administration’s commitment to meeting Vermont’s goals for reducing emissions […]
by Kirsti Blow, Center for Research on Vermont
June has thus far been a step backward for the nation—and for Vermont—in terms of combatting climate change.
President Trump announced on the first of the month that he plans to withdraw the United States from the Paris Agreement, the pact signed in 2015 by 195 nations […]
By Dr. Alan K. Betts
After a cool March, the daffodils and forsythia bloomed relatively late around mid-April. But the maple trees bloomed early and leaf-out started in late-April, as if they were unaware of the cool temperatures in March. A long period of unusually cool, cloudy, wet weather with very slowly moving jet stream […]
The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed To Reverse Global Warming
Review by Nancy Rae Mallery, Publisher, Green Energy Times
Most of us realize that we are facing the greatest challenge humanity has ever had to deal with. It is climate change.
It is a scientifically proven fact that the world […]
How Cities, Businesses, and Citizens Can Save the Planet
Michael Bloomberg speaking with Elon Musk at the Climate Summit for Local Leaders. All images courtesy of St. Martin’s Press
Edited by Paul Hawken, Penguin Books, 2017, 240 pages, $22.00
Book review by N. R. Mallery
This is the second book I […]