THE PATH FORWARD
AK Climate Change Resource & Action Guide
A work in progress....
Support local grassroots citizen action!
· 350 Juneau.org, on Facebook· Alaska Climate Education Project, on Facebook
· Paul Hawken (Ed.), Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse Global Warming
· Joseph Romm, Climate Change: What Everyone Needs to Know
· Michael Mann, Tom Toles, The Madhouse Effect: How Climate Change Denial is Threatening Our Planet, Destroying Our Politics, and Driving Us Crazy
· Naomi Klein, This Changes Everything: Capitalism vs The Climate
· Mark Lynas, Six Degrees: Our Future on a Hotter Planet
Science, Research & Education (for the more nerdy among us):
· Climate Change in Alaska (archive)
Transition to net zero housing, energy efficient renewable energy!
· Take a net zero housing workshop, Alaska Center for Appropriate Technology
Work to change policies!
Model Policy Solutions
· Climate Mayors, working to fulfill the Paris Climate Accord locally
· Feed in tariffs (a proven policy to incentivize rapid deployment of renewable energy)
· Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing(toolkit) (a proven policy for local energy efficiency and renewable energy financing).
- Fossil Free USA: How to lead a campus divestment campaign
- Divestment news & updates, 350.org
- Beginners Guide to Fossil Free Divestment
Planning & Adaptation
Other groups doing great work!
· Public Employees for Environmental Responsibility (PEER): protecting scientists and Federal Public Employees
· Mission Blue: igniting public support for a global network of marine protected areas