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Looking Back on a Huge Week for Climate Progress

Last week was a very eventful and important one for ecoAmerica and the climate movement.   It started off on Sunday, September 20, with the Climate Health Summit in Washington, D.C. This event, held by Climate for Health, Physicians for Social Responsibility, and a number of other prominent health organizations, brought together climate and health leaders […]

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9 Major U.S. Corporations Commit to 100% Clean Energy

This week brought yet another sign that climate action has reached a tipping point – at Climate Week NYC yesterday, nine large corporations announced their plans to get 100 percent of their power from renewable sources. The companies, which included such household names as Walmart, Starbucks, and Johnson & Johnson, signed on with RE100, a […]

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What to Watch For During Climate Week

The seventh Climate Week NYC kicks off today – and on this most important of years for climate action, it promises a full agenda of exciting and inspiring events. From summits to debates to hackathons, Climate Week NYC provides an international platform for leaders and innovators from all sectors to work together towards a low-carbon […]

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5 Key Takeaways From Climate Week NYC

Just over a week ago, thousands of leaders gathered in New York City for a week of events organized in support of the UN Climate Summit. In a recent op ed for The Huffington Post, Edelman executive Lisa Manley distills the week’s activities into five key insights that will drive the climate conversation moving forward.   1) […]

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Faith Communities Join the International Call for Climate Action

People of faith have always played a crucial role in the success of moral movements within the United States, from abolition, to civil rights, to the endangered species act. At Climate Week in New York City this September, this tradition continues.   On Sept. 23, leaders from around the world will gather in New York City […]

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