Here’s this week’s episode of the Vermont Climate Solutions Caucus Vlog
There’s a LOT going on in the State House.
VT State VT State Senator Chris Pearson and Rep. Sarah Copeland Hanzas bring us up to speed on climate-related legislation quickly working it’s way through the House and Senate.
This week Sarah shares news on H.688, the Global Warming Solutions Act. Learn more about H.688 on this video https://bobthegreenguy.com/eansummit19/total-energy-pitches/solutions-act/. Chris updates us on the Farm to School program.
CALL-TO-ACTION: The Vermont Agency of Natural Resources is hosting an event on Feb 20th in Burlington where they’re going to be presenting information on the Transportation and Climate Initiative (TCI).
TCI Public Meeting
February 20, 2020 | 6:00 – 8:00pm
Contact: Charlie Baker firstname.lastname@example.org
It’s really important for people to attend and learn how this 12-state initiative could benefit Vermonters (especially low-income Vermonters) in the area of transportation.
If you can, watch this 3-part series about TCI and how it might benefit Vermont – https://bobthegreenguy.com/vecan19/workshops/capping-pollution/
Week 6 – February 14, 2020
This weekly podcast discusses what’s happening in the Vermont State House around climate issues.
In this week’s episode, about 20 minutes long, Sarah and Chris talk about the Global Warming Solutions Act, the Transportation Climate Initiative, and more. (Links open in a separate window or tab for your convenience.)
Representative Sarah Copeland Hanzas was invited to be on Vermont Public Radio’s “Vermont Edition” to discuss climate issues what activists want and what lawmakers are pursuing when it comes to fighting climate change in this legislative session.
Vermont Edition’s – How Should Vermont Lawmakers Address Climate Change?
Recorded while activists rallied on the Statehouse steps demanding action on climate change. Gov. Phil Scott’s State of the State address was happening at the same time.
There are a lot of lawmakers wanting to address climate change and it’s their top priority this session. In this show, broadcast live on Thursday, Jan. 9, 2020 on Vermont Public Radio, host Jane Lindholm and guests talk about “what activists want and what lawmakers are pursuing when it comes to fighting climate change in this legislative session.”
Bradford Democratic Rep. Sarah Copeland Hanzas, a member of the “climate solutions caucus,” about what climate bills and priorities do — and do not — fit their platform.
Republican House Rep. Rob LaClair of Barre Town, shares what his party and caucus support when it comes to addressing climate change.
Matt Cota, executive director with the Vermont Fuel Dealers Association, talks about how fuel dealers and related industries are reacting to pending climate change legislation.