Greg Casto

In a Climate Emergency, Pennsylvania City Wants to Stop Burning Your Trash

Waste management in the United States, particularly through incineration, is a major environmental justice concern. A global economic model of overconsumption has resulted in social and environmental emergencies, one of which is properly disposing of waste products. In the context of...

SCPN Spotlight: Abbie Corse on Centering Land, People, and Lived Experience in Agriculture

All across the country, members of our State Climate Policy Network (SCPN) are fighting to make an impact on climate change in their communities. We have individuals in our Network from all 50 states, each experiencing climate change differently in...

Webinar Recap: How State Governments Can Help Communities Invest in Climate Resilience

It isn’t news that reducing greenhouse gas emissions is key to mitigating the disastrous effects of climate change. Policies and mechanisms that help achieve reduction goals to limit warming as much as possible can leave out the topic of how...

Two Municipalities in New Hampshire are the First to Join Community Power Program

We often take for granted the complex systems that deliver electricity to our homes and businesses. While turning on a light may take only the simple action of flipping a switch, communities across the country are choosing better ways to...