Climate Action: New State Goals to Prevent & Prepare for Climate Change

Dec 2, 2020

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Climate challenges facing Maine range from extreme weather to sea-level rise to warming waters.

We'll discuss how climate science informs policy and real action, as we learn about the new state climate action plan.

It focuses on areas such as transportation, renewable energy and agriculture, and sets bold goals for greenhouse gas emissions.


Guests

Hannah Pingree, director, Governor's Office of Policy Innovation and the Future; co-chair, Maine Climate Council

David Reidmiller, director, Climate Center, Gulf of Maine Research Institute

Martin Grohman, executive director, E2Tech, the Environmental & Energy Technology Council of Maine

Rob Wood, director of government relations and climate policy, The Nature Conservancy in Maine; co-chair for transportation, Maine Climate Council

Amanda Beal, commissioner, Maine Department of Agriculture, Forestry and Conservation

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