Organized by @actonclimateUS, the event was a call to @POTUS and @EPA to adopt more stringent standards for air toxics like #mercury and fulfill commitments to
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By Lexi Churchill, Perla Trevizo and Ren Larson, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica, and Mike Hixenbaugh and Suzy Khimm, NBC News Three days after Hurricane Ida slammed ashore on Aug. 29, leveling homes and knocking out power along the Louisiana coast, Craig Curley Sr. maneuvered through a packed crowd at Home Depot to reach the aisle with portable generators.
Written by Texas Tribune on Dec 15 2021 - 11:15am
By Erin Douglas, The Texas Tribune It was the coldest February Texas had seen in more than four decades, and the sustained blast of arctic air knocked out much of the state’s power grid for several days, causing hundreds of deaths and billions of dollars in damage.
Written by Texas Tribune on Oct 8 2021 - 1:53pm
By Erin Douglas, The Texas Tribune Climate change has made the Texas heat worse, with less relief as nighttime temperatures warm, a report from the state’s climatologist published Thursday found.
Written by Vivian Lopez on May 22 2021 - 2:37pm
Scroll down to see the questions from the Runoff Candidate Forum, then click on the link to jump to that spot in the video with the candidate's answer. The League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area hosted a District 9 Runoff Candidate Forum with John Courage and Patrick Von Dohlen on May 18, 2021.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Apr 22 2021 - 12:21pm
Scroll down to see the candidates’ views on Climate Change from various forums and town halls leading up to the May 1, 2021 election.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Mar 28 2021 - 10:52pm
Following a pandemic-forced cancellation in 2020, the annual South by Southwest conference returned this year, albeit completely virtual. Multiple panels and presentations traversed topics of institutional inclusion, healthcare equity, homelessness and climate change, with input from several Texan experts. The panel “Inspiring Faith to Climate Action” delved into how climate scientists, ministers and young evangelicals try to appeal to faith-based audiences in their efforts to convince governments to reduce actions that are causing climate change.
Written by Rebecca Espinoza on Oct 22 2020 - 10:24am
A community webinar convening community leaders, artists, environmental, public health and housing advocates to discuss how environmental justice principles can help build a more equitable San Antonio a year after San Antonio’s City Council adopted the San Antonio Climate Action and Adaptation Plan. Over 23 organizations are calling for 5 demands of the San Antonio City Council to demand CPS energy become a central part of solutions for structural inequality as the city recovers from COVID-19.
Written by Edmond Ortiz on Feb 14 2017 - 3:45pm
Local members of Moms Clean Air Force, TX21 Indivisibles and other residents from U.S. Rep. Lamar Smith's district gathered at the Congressman's San Antonio office on Feb. 14 to deliver a unique Valentine's Day message.