We must urge our State Representatives to oppose HB 114. This bill is another attempt to roll back Ohio's energy standards. We Ohioans must do our part to protect the environment, counter global climate change, and support clean energy sources such as solar and wind. These are rising industries in Ohio and can literally power Ohio's green energy future. In rolling back our clean energy standards, HB 114 would take us down the wrong path.Read More
Folks working in social justice/environmental justice efforts have been hearing a couple of buzz words that have been coming into vogue recently—intersectionality and fusion (or fusion politics). As people involved in an interfaith movement to protect the environment—God’s Creation— these terms and the concepts they represent are quite relevant and can help us to become more empowered and more effective.Read More
You may not have heard this before, but we have the technology RIGHT NOW to build a whole new green energy paradigm. Solar photovoltaic cells are becoming much more efficient, so efficient they can even be used here in Northeast Ohio on overcast days, as even ambient light now is enough for them to generate electric power.Read More
The proposed cuts to the EPA by the Trump Administration will adversely affect Ohio and state-level EPAs all over the U.S.
The cuts will be both in federal personnel that support state environmental enforcement as well as money that goes directly to the states for such enforcement.Read More