Articles about Climate Change

Registration is Open for the Georgia Climate Conference

August 12-13, 2021 - Jekyll Island, GA

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John Lanier's TEDxAtlanta Talk: A Local Roadmap to Fight Climate Change

John Lanier presented a talk about Drawdown Georgia for TEDxAtlanta's "Begin at the Beginning" virtual event on April 16th

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Climate Solutions that Go Beyond Carbon: Scalable Solar in Georgia - A Webinar by Drawdown Georgia

Our state is at the precipice of unlocking solar as a major climate solution. Join us on May 20th at 1 p.m. to hear from the changemakers who are holding the keys, helping us accelerate our best ideas to solve for climate change.

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Drawdown Georgia for Congregations: Time to Take the Next Step

Hannah Shultz and Codi Norred of Georgia Interfaith Power and Light will present "Drawdown Georgia for Congregations: Time to Take the Next Step" on May 6th at 6:30 p.m.

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Carbon Reduction Challenge is Open for Applications

The Carbon Reduction Challenge is a summer competition that college students can integrate into their internships or co-ops. Students can win up to $2,000 by working with an organization to identify behaviors that reduce carbon emissions and save money.

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Drawdown Georgia: What's Health Got to Do With It?

Neha Pathak of Georgia Clinicians for Climate Action and Na'Taki Osborne Jelks of West Atlanta Watershed Alliance and Spelman College, will offer a presentation during Georgia Interfaith Power & Light's 30-Day Event.

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Grant Furthers Impact of Climate Change Research

Reprinted from Georgia Tech's Philanthropy Quarterly

In 2019, the Foundation funded a series of grants for Drawdown Georgia, with funding directed to Georgia Tech with sub-grants distributed to Emory University, The University of Georgia and Georgia State University. The lead researcher at Georgia Tech is Marilyn Brown, Regents Professor and Brook Byers Professor of Sustainable Systems. Ray Anderson's legacy continues to shine brightly at Georgia Tech.

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Partnership for Southern Equity Team to Speak at GIPL 30 Day Event

Advancing Just Energy for All: Opportunities for Drawdown Georgia

Chandra Farley, Alicia Scott and Nathaniel Smith from the Partnership for Southern Equity will lead the conversation on April 20th focused around climate and equity in Georgia.

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Blair Beasley to Kick Off GIPL 30 Day Event

Eco-Faith from Home: 30 Days of Climate Action

Blair Beasley will kick off a 30 day event jointly sponsored by Georgia Interfaith Power & Light and Drawdown Georgia

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Join Us for Solve Climate by 2030 at Georgia Tech

Part of a Nationwide Energy Policy Dialogue

The Georgia Tech Climate and Energy Policy Lab is participating in the second annual nationwide energy policy dialogue, Solve Climate by 2030 on April 7th, 5:00-6:30 p.m. EDT

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