2022 was an amazing year for climate progress but it wasn’t enough. 

Help us build on our momentum with an end-of-year donation that will be MATCHED by a generous donor.

18th Annual “Keep Winter Cold”

CCAN POLAR BEAR PLUNGE

Take The Plunge For Our Climate on February 11, 2023,

 at the National Harbor or Virtually! 

We're Building a Movement To Fight Climate Change
Across Our Region and Beyond.

Offshore wind is Maryland’s most abundant energy resource and the next few years hold huge opportunity – but we must act now!

We’re working ensure that historic climate investments in last year’s Inflation Reduction Act are put to the best use – starting in our region.

Building massive new fossil fuel infrastructure is incompatible with our climate goals and inexcusable.

 

Help us pass historic climate legislation on every level through our advocacy arm, CCAN Action Fund. 

The Latest

Daily Record Op-ed: Maryland needs to build more offshore wind projects

Daily Record Op-ed: Maryland needs to build more offshore wind projects

Op-ed by Jamie DeMarco initially published in The Daily Record. Offshore wind is bringing union careers to Maryland, lowering utility bills, and improving our health,…
Virginia Mercury Op-ed: Game over for the Mountain Valley Pipeline

Virginia Mercury Op-ed: Game over for the Mountain Valley Pipeline

The Mountain Valley Pipeline (MVP) is 0-4 on first down conversions. The red zone is nowhere in sight, and the clock is running out. Why…
Richmond Times-Dispatch Letter to the Editor: Virginia is ready for electric vehicle standards

Richmond Times-Dispatch Letter to the Editor: Virginia is ready for electric vehicle standards

The 2023 General Assembly session is around the corner, and the partisan fearmongering has unfortunately already begun. Republicans pre-filed seven bills to repeal clean car…
New Report: Major Offshore Wind Development Will Save Marylanders Money with Economic, Environmental, and Health Benefits

New Report: Major Offshore Wind Development Will Save Marylanders Money with Economic, Environmental, and Health Benefits

Offshore wind prices could fall to half the cost of current electricity prices by 2031, under best case scenario
Youngkin Uses State Air Board to Illegally Repeal Popular Climate Policy

Youngkin Uses State Air Board to Illegally Repeal Popular Climate Policy

Proposed regulation would pull Virginia out of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, which was enacted by the legislature, delivers hundreds of millions of dollars to the…
Maryland County of One Million People Moves to Eliminate Fossil Fuel Use in New Buildings by 2026

Maryland County of One Million People Moves to Eliminate Fossil Fuel Use in New Buildings by 2026

Maryland County of One Million People Moves to Eliminate Fossil Fuel Use in New Buildings by 2026 ROCKVILLE, MD – In a vote with national…

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20 Years of Climate Action

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