Jamie Garuti

Back From Bonn: Where to Go from Here

By Michael Green, Executive Director I arrived in Bonn with an understanding of the unpredictability of climate negotiations. Having attended five conferences before, I anticipated the whirlwind days of conversations, sharing of strategies, and excitement of action. But this conference felt...

Separating Fake News from Facts: How to be a Smart Consumer of Climate News

By Julia Renner, Programs Fellow A few fast facts: 97% of climate scientists agree that humans are causing climate change. 58% of Americans believe that humans are causing climate change. 57% of Americans are ‘somewhat’ or ‘very’ worried about climate change. ...

#GivingTuesday Spotlight: Puerto Rico is Building Back Better

For this year’s annual #GivingTuesday, CABA and Climate XChange will be raising funds for the Hurricane Maria Community Recovery Fund, housed at the Center for Popular Democracy, which provides immediate relief and long-term support for Puerto Rico’s rebuilding efforts in...

From Boston to Bonn: Video updates from COP23

We organized a delegation of four legislators to go to the 2017 UN Climate Talks in Bonn, Germany. Hear the delegates' stories:...

Updates from COP23 Pt. 4: Keep It In The Ground

A Massachusetts delegation, organized by CABA, is attending the COP23 UN Climate Talks in Bonn, Germany. The following piece is the second in our series on the climate conference. Week two of the COP23 negotiations began rather intensely, in what surprised...

Reducing your Thanksgiving Waste

This Turkey Day, Let’s Put a Spotlight on Food Waste Reduction By Julia Renner, Programs Fellow After the fanfare of Thanksgiving inevitably comes leftovers: turkey sandwiches, turkey soup, and turkey in every other form. But often, too much of that food ends...

Updates from COP23 Pt. 3 – Climate Roadmap: California

A Massachusetts delegation, organized by CABA, is attending the COP23 UN Climate Talks in Bonn, Germany. The following piece is the second in our series on the climate conference. In the world of environmental legislation, California has consistently positioned itself as...

Beacon Hill Hears Testimony on Energy Efficiency & Environmental Justice Bills

By Tim Cronin, Policy Associate On Monday the Joint Committee on Telecommunications, Utilities, and Energy (TUE) heard testimony on 26 bills relating to energy efficiency and environmental justice in the state of Massachusetts. Many of the energy efficiency bills were filed for...

Climate XChange and Climate Action Business Association Celebrate Our One Year Anniversary

As Joey the office dog raced into the brush after a squirrel, the rest of the Climate XChange/Climate Action Business Association team continued down the wooded path, discussing our vision of a healthy, renewable energy future. It’s hard to believe...