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POSITION ANNOUNCEMENT: Baltimore Organizer

The Chesapeake Climate Action Network seeks a passionate organizer dedicated to uplifting community leaders in the Baltimore area to take on the climate crisis.  This position can be tailored for
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Virginia Will Ban New Gas Car Sales Starting in 2035! – CCAN Announces Support

Statement by CCAN’s Virginia Director, Victoria Higgins  “CCAN is thrilled that Virginia will move forward with Advanced Clean Car Standards. We are in a pivotal moment of opportunity for the
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We Need to Fight against Manchin’s Dirty Deal

US Senator Joe Manchin will stop at nothing to strong-arm fossil fuel boondoggles into existence, especially the Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) in West Virginia and Virginia. His approach this time?
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Historic climate bill just passed! This changes EVERYTHING!

I will remember today for the rest of my life. Today The House of Representatives passed The Inflation Reduction Act of 2022 and sent it to President Biden for his
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CCAN Statement on SCC Ruling in Favor of Virginia Coastal Offshore Wind Project

RICHMOND, VA: “With this ruling, Virginia is poised to take its place as a climate leader by ushering in more offshore wind than anywhere else in the country. On top
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Takoma Park rescues 4000 trees from invasive vines

In a First-of-Its-Kind Program, Volunteers Rescue 4,000 Trees From Killer Vines in Takoma Park, MD

After a novel survey of dying trees in 2021, volunteers systematically rescued huge swaths of urban forest plagued by English Ivy and other invasive vines. Results: More than 80% of
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REPORT: DAMAGING METHANE GAS PIPELINE LEAKS HAPPEN EVERY 40 HOURS IN THE U.S.

Frequent gas leaks are resulting in death, injury, and other damage to our health and environment for Immediate Release THURSDAY, JUNE 23, 2022 Baltimore, MD – Methane gas – commonly referred
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Hanover’s Brown Grove Community Recognized As A Virginia Historic District, Raises Awareness for Environmental Justice

Virginia Department of Historic Resources honored the Freedmen-founded community of Brown Grove and incorporated it into the Virginia Landmarks state registry.  Sweet Briar, VA – On Thursday June 16, the
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Partner Job Highlight: Get Paid to Learn Organic Farming

A 60-acre vegetable, fruit and Christmas tree farm, one of PA’s oldest sustainable farm since 1972, tucked away in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains in Needmore, PA, with the
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CCAN Applauds Cancellation of Chickahominy Power Plant: Gas-Fired Plant Faced Stiff Opposition from Local Residents

Baltimore, MD — Yesterday, Chickahominy Power, LLC announced it had “terminated” its 1,600 megawatt, $1.64 billion gas-fired power plant planned for Charles County, Virginia. The plant would have been one
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