Meeting Summary: Green Resilience Climate Adaptation + Mitigation Synergies

Download the document. The purpose of this report is to capture best practices and lessons learned from experts in the field who are contributing to an integrated approach to climate adaptation + mitigation (A+M) to cut carbon pollution (mitigation) and prepare the nation for climate change impacts (adaptation). These best practice and lessons learned were …

Victory bonds could provide financial support to clean energy

Read the full story at Fierce Energy. The Clean Energy Victory Bonds Act of 2014 has been introduced to Congress in an effort to secure the United States' clean energy future. To track the progress of this legislation, visit Congress.gov. It was referred to the House Committee on Energy and Power on April 11, 2014.

2014 Wood to Energy Grant Program RFP

Overview Information Catalog of Domestic Assistance (CFDA) Number is 10.674 Important Dates: April 22, 2014 - Issuance of Request for Proposals June 3, 2014 - Proposal submission deadline July 29, 2014 - Approximate date for the U.S. Forest Service to notify applicants of results August 15, 2014 - Approximate date of award Synopsis of Cooperative …

Mississippi River Gulf of Mexico Watershed Nutrient Task Force Spring 2014 Hypoxia Task Force Public Meeting

Wednesday, May 21, 2014, Public Meeting: 8:30 am – 5:45 pm (Central Time) In person: The meeting will be held at the Statehouse Convention Center, Governor's Hall I, located at 1 Statehouse Plaza, Little Rock, AR. Webinar: For those unable to attend in person, there is an option to view the meeting via webinar. The …

IKEA Makes First Wind Farm Investment in the United States (in Hoopeston, IL)

Read the press release. IKEA US announced today that it is making its first wind farm investment in the United States with the purchase of Hoopeston Wind in Hoopeston, Illinois. The 98 megawatt wind farm is the largest single IKEA Group renewable energy investment globally to date and will make a significant contribution to the …

EnviroAtlas

EnviroAtlas is a collection of interactive tools and resources that allows users to explore the many benefits people receive from nature, often referred to as ecosystem services. Key components of EnviroAtlas include the following: A multi-scaled Interactive Map with broad scale data for the lower 48 states and fine scale data for selected communities The …

EPA takes on three villains at once: Pollution, climate change, and racism

Read the full post at Grist. You may have read something recently about the air being racist, which is of course ridiculous. It is true that if you are white in America you will tend to breathe air of a more premium quality. A recent study from the University of Minnesota found that black and …