Author Archives: Aravinda

2019 bills HCCA supported

In 2019, Harford County Climate Action supported 9 bills in the Maryland State Legislature.  View PDF: 2019 Bills Supported by HCCA The first three listed here passed. HB 1453/Senate Bill 732, the Maryland Clean Energy Jobs Act (Renewable Energy and Job … Continue reading

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A Message from the Future

In “A Message form the Future with Alexandria Ocaso-Cortez,” environmental journalist Naomi Klein writes, We realized that the biggest obstacle to the kind of transformative change the Green New Deal envisions is overcoming the skepticism that humanity could ever pull … Continue reading

Posted in Environmental Justice

Community Opposes Abingdon Business Park at County Council

Since early in 2019 when community members in Abingdon – Joppa – Edgewood brought to the notice of Harford County Climate Action that a 300 acre stretch of woods along the Haha Branch of the Bush River was being threatened … Continue reading

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Harford and Cecil Youth Strike for Climate in Annapolis #FridaysForFuture

Calling attention to the urgency of the climate crisis, students converged in Annapolis on Friday, March 15.   They demanded that people and governments work together to end dependence on fossil fuels and promote clean renewable energy.   The young activists … Continue reading

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Lucian Calypsonians call for Climate Action

Thanks to Harford County Climate Action member Jack Dettner for sharing this delightful video from the Carribean island nation of St. Lucia, creatively using music to popularize the urgency of climate action.  Covering topics ranging from waste disposal to building … Continue reading

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2018 Review

In 2018 Harford County Climate Action worked steadily at the personal, community and policy level for meaningful actions to reduce our impact on our environment and our climate footprint.   Continue reading

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Let the Youth Be Heard!

Let the youth be heard! Harford County Climate Action supports Juliana in the Trial of the Century. 21 young people are suing the US government for continuing to push fossil fuels, thus knowingly harming them, the plaintiffs. When their case, … Continue reading

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