Boston College hosts "Our Common Home", lectures on climate change, free and open to the public, September 28-October 1. MIT is hosting the "MIT Climate Countdown", beginning September 27 and culminating in a rally on MIT's campus, October 2 at noon. Brookline Schools Car-Free Day will be on Wednesday, October 7th. CAB's Annual Meeting, open to all, is Monday, October 19th at Brookline Town Hall.
Divestment is the opposite of investment – it simply means getting rid of stocks, bonds, or investment funds that are unethical or morally ambiguous. 350.org believes that fossil fuel investments are a risk for both investors and the planet, and is calling on institutions to divest from these companies.
The Selectmen's Climate Action Committee was established to promote a goal of achieving 80% reduction in greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions by 2050 in alignment with the Massachusetts' Global Warming Solutions Act. The Committee has developed a Climate Action Plan that was approved by the Board of Selectmen on December 11,...
CAB has several major efforts underway and information on ways you can cut your individual carbon footprint to make a difference here in Brookline. Read about it by selecting the "How to Cut Carbon" menu or by clicking on one of the options to the right.