Beyond the Binary

The creation of a global climate treaty is a monstrous task. The last global deal, the Kyoto Protocol, was signed in 1997, but failed to gain the support of key large emitting countries, including the United States. After nearly two decades of negotiating and building an international regime to respond to climate change, the stage […]

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Local Action on A Global Stage

From California to the New York island, it is easy to carry on in the United States without engaging with the UNFCCC, the COPs, the looming INDCs, or the many more wonky acronyms that come along with the UN climate negotiations. For the record, the UNFCCC is the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change […]

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Virginia Students Respond to the Governor’s Energy Plan

Richmond – Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe is set to unveil the state’s energy plan at a ceremony in Richmond with the approval and support of environmental organizations on Tuesday, Oct. 14. The Virginia Student Environmental Coalition commends the measures taken in this plan to ensure the growth and development of sustainable energy production and efficiency […]

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