A mother's day wish for our future
The Only Future We Can Afford
What hangs in the balance for my daughter—for us all—at this moment in history—as we teeter on the brink of a climate catastrophe, and the loss of more than a million species over the next few decades?
Florida utility to close natural gas plants, build massive solar-powered battery
First let me say, when it comes to climate change and the uncertainty of the future, leaders can inspire us and we definitely need things to change at the systems level, but I believe we make our own hope.
Now let me tell you how I got there and what you can do to make a difference.
Xcel Energy receives shockingly low bids for Colorado electricity from renewable sources
“Florida Power and Light (FPL) announced that it would retire two natural gas plants and replace those plants with what is likely to be the world's largest solar-powered battery bank when it's completed in 2021.” Read full article on Ars Technica
Change Your Life? Or Change the System?
Via The Denver Post: “Renewable-energy developers have offered to supply Xcel Energy with electricity at the lowest prices quoted in the U.S., including solar and wind options with energy storage priced below what coal-generated power in the state costs.” Read the full article!
Fridays for Future
"“For as long as I’ve been working on climate change, now and again, a big, heated debate will arise up: What is most important, to live with as small a carbon footprint as possible or to prioritize collective action to change laws, rules, and incentives? “
New Mexico Turns to the Sun
Some of you may have been following what’s happening in Europe with schoolchildren striking on Fridays for their future, a future that requires a stable, livable climate. We’re super inspired by them.
Read about the inspiring changes in New Mexico, where Governor Michelle Lujan Grisham, is leading the charge toward the future.