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Our Lastest Climate Action

  • November 25, 2022

    USE THE NEW CLIMATE LAW TO DECARBONIZE!

    In August, President Biden signed the biggest climate law in U.S. history–the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA). Incentives in this law will make electrifying and decarbonizing your household a lot cheaper. REWIRING AMERICA has created a savings calculator which shows how you can use the new...

    Carla W
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Lastest Blog Posts

  • October 7, 2022

    Better late than never! My thoughts on the Inflation Reduction Act

    Ever since August 16th, when President Biden signed the biggest climate bill in U.S. history into law, I’ve been considering what to say. So let me start with this: I’m amazed, grateful, and relieved. Why did it take me so long to post this? I...

    Carla W
  • May 20, 2022

    The magic of talking

    I’m going to suggest you do something that it took me years to do myself: talk about the climate crisis. If it’s something you care about, if it’s on your mind, if you are taking action, if you are worried about the future or excited...

    Carla W
  • January 25, 2022

    What’s next for Power Up for Climate Solutions

    In 2022, Power Up for Climate Solutions will be providing resources for decarbonizing at home and in your community, and building resilience in the face of growing climate instability. We will be placing less emphasis on national and international climate policy action. The reasons for...

    Carla W

Solutions & Inspiration

  • November 1, 2022

    Clean energy has a tipping point, and 87 countries have reached it

    Tom Randall – Bloomberg Green, 10/18/22 How fast is the world switching to renewables? 87 countries now draw at least 5% of their electricity from renewables. The U.S hit 5% in 2011 and surged past 20% renewable electricity last year. Bloomberg Green has identified tipping...

    Carla W
  • June 11, 2020

    How South Korea, France and Italy are using the COVID-19 response to fight climate change

    Umair Irfan – Vox, 6/8/20 With clear roads, clear skies, oil prices plummeting, businesses needing bailouts, and political capital to spend, countries like South Korea, Italy, and France have decided that the pandemic response is an opportunity to rethink energy, infrastructure, industry, and government in...

    Carla W
  • May 21, 2020

    Solar’s future is insanely cheap

    Ramez Naam – Blog, 5/14/20 Over the past decade, Ramez Naam has made forecasts about the future costs of clean energy technologies, including solar. In this post, he explains that Solar has plunged in price faster than anyone – including he – predicted…  

    Carla W