Labor Leader Rally for Clean Energy

Last week labor leaders joined climate advocates in what would normally be considered an unlikely cross-over episode. They rallied on the National Mall, in Washington, D.C. to show congress their
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All the Trucks in Texas on a One Way Road – Dave Goodrich’s Bike Ride Across the Permian Basin

Author, climate scientist, and CCAN board member Dave Goodrich is an avid cyclist. So much so that he has embarked on a 700 miles journey across the Permian Basin. On his way he has been taking in the sites of the most active oil (and wind) producing areas in the country, and documenting what he sees along the way.  We are so excited to be have been able to chat with him last week after finishing his perilous journey. 
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Virginia Clean Cars Public Q&A

Virginia last year saw the passage of the most ambitious climate legislation in the American South, the Virginia clean Economy Act. Now in 2021, advocates across Virginia are turning their
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Climate Poll Shows Maryland Residents Ready for Action

In this episode, Montgomery county, Maryland declared a climate emergency back in 2017. Yet in the past three years, no meaningful actions have been taken to address the urgent threat.
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Maryland Legislative Preview

In this episode, CCAN helped pass the most ambitious climate legislation in the American South, the Virginia clean Economy Act. Sadly, we did not fare as well across the Potomac
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Voices of the Climate Movement from CCAN’s Polar Bear Plunge

In this episode of of Upside Down, we discuss CCAN’s biggest fundraiser for the past 16. The Polar Bear Plunge has been a staple event for CCAN supporters and this
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A Bike Ride Across the Permian Basin

Author, climate scientist, and CCAN board member Dave Goodrich is an avid cyclist. So much so that he has embarked on a 700 miles journey across the Permian Basin. On
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Job Announcement: Executive Assistant and Special Projects Coordinator

The Chesapeake Climate Action Network is seeking a highly organized, multi-talented person to fill CCAN’s most versatile position. JOIN OUR WINNING TEAM The Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) has an
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Middle River Regional Jail is a Racial and Climate Justice Issue

Despite sustained and widespread community opposition, the Jail Authority of Middle River Regional Jail (MRRJ) in the Shenandoah Valley approved a 14.5 million dollar renovation proposal to expand the jail.
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FALL INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITY WITH THE CHESAPEAKE CLIMATE ACTION NETWORK: INVASIVE VINE REMOVAL INTERNSHIP

DESCRIPTION The Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN) works with partners across the Chesapeake region to promote renewable energy, reduce greenhouse gas emissions, and stop the expansion of fossil fuel infrastructure.
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