OPINION: We can’t fight climate change without national leadership

“Last week demonstrated the continued resolve of governors, mayors and executives to fend off such bleak projections, even as the federal government abandons its leadership. They’ll eventually need to join forces to match ambitions with achievements in battling climate change.” Click here to read more from Houston Chronicle.

Framework for Long-Term Deep Carbon Reduction Planning

This framwork provides a template for cities to use in developing their own plans, and identifies specific strategic challenges that cities continue to face in making further progress on carbon reduction. Based on the carbon neutrality plans developed by CNCA cities, the Planning Framework focuses exclusively on long-term and deep reductions, which require transformative rather…