Summer Legal Internship (MD based)

The Chesapeake Climate Action Network is looking for an intern to support our efforts to reduce pollution in Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC with a focus on frontline communities most
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Virginia Clean Economy Act: A Big Step Forward on Climate Policy

House and Senate Pass “Virginia Clean Economy Act” on Tuesday, Feb 11 By Mike Tidwell When it comes to clean energy policy, environmental activists nationwide commonly think of the Chesapeake
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Rally at MDE headquarters

Activists Rally Against Governor Hogan’s Inadequate Draft Climate Plan Ahead of Key MDE Meeting

BALTIMORE, MD — On Friday, January 31, at 12:30pm, dozens of concerned Maryland residents held a rally to call out the inadequacies in Governor Hogan’s draft plan to address climate
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STATEMENT: Victory on Buckingham Compressor Station for Fracked Gas

RICHMOND, VA — Today, the court threw out a key permit for the Atlantic Coast Pipeline compressor station in Buckingham County, Virginia. The proposed 54,000-horsepower compressor station — situated a
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Hogan climate plan under fire from 25 prominent groups

Two Dozen Organizations Deliver Letter Criticizing Governor Hogan’s Draft Climate Plan Maryland Has “Responsibility to Lead with More Aggressive Pollution Reduction Plans,” Groups Say ANNAPOLIS, MD — Today, a group of
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Meet a CCANer: Paolo Mutia

Paolo is the Central Virginia Organizer at the Chesapeake Climate Action Network. Here’s his story. Tell us a little bit about yourself!  I was born in the Philippines, but Richmond
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Letter from the Director: A World in Shock

Dear friends,  The year 2019 began with the world in shock. Scientists said we had barely 10 years to cut carbon emissions in half if we wanted to avoid a
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BREAKING: Hogan climate plan deeply flawed, experts say

New Research: Experts Find Critical Flaws in Hogan’s Climate Plan During a phone-based news briefing, economic and climate policy experts released new research detailing failings in Hogan Administration’s Draft Greenhouse
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Over 400 Marylanders Gather to Combat the Climate Crisis Rebuild Maryland: Climate Action Summit

COLLEGE PARK– On a cold Saturday before the 2020 Maryland General Assembly legislative session, over four hundred Marylanders came together for an inspirational day to fight the climate crisis. Rebuild
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Activists Rally Against Governor Hogan’s Fracked-Gas Plans Ahead of MEA Meeting

Groups Slam MEA Process for Public Input on Fracked-Gas Plans as “Broken” BALTIMORE, MD — Today, dozens of concerned Maryland residents rallied to protest Governor Hogan’s plans to “kick-start” fracked-gas
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