“Together with the bipartisan infrastructure law, it makes the most significant investment in our fight against the climate crisis ever by creating jobs that build a clean energy future for our children and grandchildren”
Transportation Pollution is REAL 🚗💨
On November 4th, 2021, we hosted a panel discussion where transportation AND environmental justice advocates shared strategies for equity.ecori.org/transportation…r1
🟢 Addressing Racial Transportation and Pollution Inequities
🟢 Infrastructure plans: getting communities involved in the process
🟢 TCI, the Equity and Environmental Justice Advisory Board
🟢 Labor movement and the transition towards greener transportation
The @USDOT is responsible for about 1/3 of our country's emissions & going electric can lower GHG by 40%, but it's not the only way to ride green!
Join us TODAY @ 12 pm EST on Facebook live for @DetroitTransit's Green Mobility Showcase to learn more.
This is the biggest investment in climate history with multiple investments in clean energy, electric vehicles, a new Clean Energy and Sustainability Accelerator, and a reimagined Civilian Climate Corps�#GreenForAllA#buildbackbettertfuJ
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🚨 Environmental Justice Alert 🚨
Biden's Justice40 initiative outlines a new Clean Energy and Sustainability Accelerator to invest in environmental justice programs. Forty percent of these benefits will go to disadvantaged communities ☀️🌲whitehouse.gov/briefing-room/…wIhU
Want to know why transitioning to greener mobility will be crucial to the the climate agenda?
RSVP to join us tomorrow, November 19th on Facebook live for @DetroitTransit's Green Mobility Showcase, where we talk about sustainable green mobility!
🌱 Join us on Facebook live with@DetroitTransitt this Friday @ 12pm EST for a green mobility showcase. Learn about different options in shared mobility, microtransit, regional hybrid and alternative-fuel busing, e-bikes and scooters!
Rep. Deborah Ross 👏 said 👏 it 👏 best:
“Wake County is one of the fastest-growing counties in the U.S., but our infrastructure has not grown with our community.
Th#infrastructurebillill will fund innovation and put people to work.
The bill includes billions for clean drinking water, removing lead pipelines and electric-vehicle charging stations
⁉️Did you know that there are about 160,000 lead pipelines statewide🤔and the#infrastructuree bill can deliver results in the state of PA?
Here's the #BuildBackBetter 411:
With over $550 billion to tackle the climate crisis, the bill mainly focuses on expanded clean energy tax credits. Biden states this will cut carbon emissions and help move to clean energy sources. ⚡️
✨ Activate & Inspire ✨
ATTN: #BayArea 🌉
Last call to RSVP for the Cleantech & Sustainability for Entrepreneurs event! This will be a Q&A followed by a FREE networking mixer. 🗣
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“It will not be enough to simply mobilize the converted,” Obama warned. “It will not be enough to preach to the choir. It will not be enough to just ramp up intensity among people who already know about climate change and care deeply about it.”news.yahoo.com/obama-tells-yo…ir
The #BuildBackBetter is investing $7.5 billion building a nationwide network of plug-in electric vehicle chargers! ⚡️
Our #FuelChange campaign focuses on bringing zero-emission electric cars, trucks, and buses to underserved neighborhoods.
One of the many reasons #COP26 is cool:
🔥18 countries have pledged to phase out the use of coal and to stop building new coal-fueled plants🔥
Learn more abou#COP2626 here>>nytimes.com/2021/11/04/cli…Sg