Last week, 350 EARTH launched the world’s first ever global climate art project. Artists and citizens from around the world showcased their art installations (some large enough to be seen from space) to illustrate their vision of what climate change means to them, with hopes of improving conditions. The outpouring of [...]

Running Like the Wind

October has been a big month of firsts for wind technology in the East!

First, internet giant Google and a New York financial firm entered into a major investment to fund a proposed transmission backbone for future offshore wind farms in the Atlantic. The Atlantic Wind Connection is planned to cover a 350-mile stretch along the [...]

Drum Roll, Please…

This summer, we launched a contest to name our blog. We invited all of our clean energy communities, clean energy leaders, local heroes, readers and contributors to join us in the process.

After reviewing dozens of entries, we are pleased to announce that we have selected “The Green Light” as the name for our Clean Energy [...]

It Starts with One

In 1986, Linda Maraniss took a trip with her husband to the Texas coast. While there, she strolled along the South Padre Island only to become dismayed at the amounts of trash surrounding her. Inclined to change this, Linda returned to work at the Center for Environmental Education (now known as the Ocean [...]

Time to Get to Work!

Last October, a movement spread across the globe focused on a single mission: Restoring our atmosphere with a safe level of carbon dioxide—350 parts per million. has organized over 5,200 events in more than 180 countries all in support of this call to action for climate change.

This year, has joined with 10:10, a [...]

Get on the Repower Wall

Connecticut Clean Energy Communities can join the more than 15,000 clean energy activists around the country in the Alliance for Climate Protection’s Repower America campaign to support action on clean energy job creation and stabilization of our energy independence – and to solve the climate crisis. The Repower America campaign’s effort focuses on [...]