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Solidarity with BLM

Given the recent desire to visibly show solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement 350Pittsburgh member Dianne Peterson  created a fundraiser that will provide a lawn sign, funds for organizations working locally in the Black community, and a resources doc

Solar Power Deal Accelerates Pitt’s Sustainability Progress

Pittwire, Tuesday, June 23, 2020.

The University of Pittsburgh is continuing to drive progress toward achieving carbon neutrality through a new solar power purchase agreement that will supply approximately 13% of the Pittsburgh campus’ annual electricity usage.

Under the 20-year …

Reading is Getting Ready for Climate Change

By Lisa Scheid, Reading Eagle, May 26, 2020.

Reading’s path to committing to 100% renewable energy began almost four years ago with a worried community college writing professor.

Stephanie Anderson of Reading Area Community College found herself looking for a …

What we must do to dismantle white supremacy  .

There is no just recovery for climate, without addressing the systemic extraction, harm and violence towards Black communities.

As we continue to see police and citizen violence on Black people,

Two PA Colleges Hit Carbon Neutrality Goals

May 4, 2020. 90.5 WESA.
Two Pennsylvania colleges are now carbon-neutral — joining only a handful of other schools with the same achievement nationwide. Allegheny College in northwestern Pennsylvania and Dickinson College in central

NY Stops Williams Pipeline: Enormous Victory Press Release, May 15, 2020.

(New York City) Climate and community leaders celebrated today as the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation announced their denial with prejudice of a key water permit for the Williams Northeast Supply Enhancement