Climate and Health


Opinion: Health Experts Should Help Texas Reimagine Its Energy Policies

An Insightful Opinion from Board of Director Member, Mary Beth Bennett, in the Austin American Statesman- "Health Experts Should Help Texas Reimagine Its Energy Policies." Read More Here: http://Opinion: Health experts should help Texas reimagine its energy policies

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A Texas school district is blazing a trail as the first in the state to add zero-emission buses to its fleet

A Texas school district is blazing a trail as the first in the state to add zero-emission buses to its fleet. Read more here: https://www.kxan.com/news/education/educators-environmentalists-push-for-more-state-funding-for-electric-school-buses/  

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Must Read Opinion: Mayor Turner, put the people not industry at the center of Houston’s climate plans

Must Read Opinion: Mayor Turner, put the people not industry at the center of Houston's climate plans https://www.chron.com/opinion/outlook/article/Opinion-Mayor-Turner-put-the-people-not-15891533.php

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LTE: Heartening progress on nuclear warhead freeze

Re: Oct. 10 article, “US, Russia said close to deal on nuclear warhead freeze.” https://www.statesman.com/opinion/20201016/letters-to-editor-october-16-2020 Hidden on an inner page of today’s Statesman, there was a glimmer of hope in a dark time. U.S. and Russian diplomats are coming together to discuss a freeze on nuclear warheads. The New START treaty expires in February, and this compact would be strengthened by this addition. Consideration is being made to include China, which is heartening. The current number of missiles and nuclear warheads adds to ...

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