能源答案国际在南巴尔的摩的柯蒂斯湾社区举行持续存在，当时公司被授予在本杰明富兰克林高中和几个地区小学附近建立一个新的废物到能源焚烧炉。After years of permit renewals, hearings, and protests in the streets by community members, non-profit organizations, and local students, the Maryland Department of the Environment determined, in 2016, that the Energy Answer’s 2010 permit had expired and wouldn’t be renewed. In affiliation with non-profit, Clean Water Action, I joined students in discussion, protest, and advocacy efforts against this incinerator project. I felt so proud and hopeful that these young people took action to protect their community; to fight for their basic human right to clean air and clean water; for their right to breathe.
requires federal agencies, in consultation with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and/or the NOAA Fisheries Service, to ensure that actions they authorize, fund, or carry out are not likely to jeopardize the continued existence of any listed species or result in the destruction or adverse modification of designated critical habitat of such species.
适用于可持续基础设施，美国气候弹性工具包是一个优秀的资源，允许您通过区域和类型搜索对弹性项目的案例研究。寻找“运输项目”，可以看出马里兰州国家公路管理局如何识别其哪些高速公路和桥梁容易受气候相关事件的影响。寻找“极端事件”的产量案例研究，如曼彻斯特 - 海上废水处理厂如何解决潜在的洪水或佐治亚州圣玛丽中学生的运作弹性，参加了一个public outreach effort to increase their community’s flood resilience and earn the city a 25% reduction in their flood insurance premiums.
我们认为2020年的推翻趋势将重点关注气候变化。As we move into a new decade, attention will be turning to what we’ve accomplished in the last one and what we need to accomplish by 2030, a significant date according to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) as well as many other organizations including those that inform our industry.