Category: Go Green Go

Oct 31
Latest Plog Yields Over 200 Pounds of Litter

"Plog-tober In Hudson", drew 30 participants who volunteered a total of 64 man-hours to collect approximately 220 pounds of litter, from various areas around downtown Hudson, Ohio.

Jun 30
Supreme Court Makes Another Political Decision to Side with Polluters

Today, June 30, The Supreme Court, voting 6 to 3 along ideological lines, curbed the Environmental Protection Agency’s ability to broadly regulate carbon emissions from power plants.

May 10
Ohio Reps Brent and Weinstein Discuss HB429 The Energy Jobs And Justice Act

In this video, Ohio State Representatives Juanita Brent and Casey Weinstein testify before the Ohio House Public Utilities Committee on the Energy Jobs And Justice Act (HB429).

Jan 05
The Cost of Climate Change and The Price of Inaction on Build Back Better

Much to the delight of Republicans, the Democrats’ Build Back Better agenda appears to be floundering. The $1.7 trillion bill was to include $555 billion to combat climate change. This framework would set the United States on course to meet its climate targets, achieving a 50-52% reduction in greenhouse gas emissions below 2005 levels by 2030. […]

Sep 30
Watch Paul Hawken and Rich Roll Discuss Solutions To The Climate Crisis

In this definitive and essential discussion, podcaster Rich Roll interviews environmental legend Paul Hawken on the realistic and impactful ways to address the climate crisis.

Sep 23
Late Night Hosts Focus on The Climate Crisis

This week is Climate Week 2021 where world leaders are gathering in New York for the UN General Assembly. To help draw attention to the issue, all the big late night talk show hosts, including Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert, Samantha Bee, Trevor Noah, Jimmy Fallon, Jimmy Kimmel and James Cordon, have been focusing on the climate crisis. […]

Jun 07
Getting to Zero: Turning Off Carbon Emissions

Picture a bathtub filled with water so much that it’s beginning to overflow. The problem is that water is still being added to the tub, even though it’s already full. If we reduce the inflow, it will slow the amount that’s spilling onto the floor, but it won’t stop it. The only solution is to […]

Jun 07
Dangerous Climate Change Denial Still Going Strong

‘Unsettled: What Climate Science Tells Us, What it Doesn’t and Why it Matters,’ is the title of a new book by physicist Steven Koonin, a former under-secretary for science in the Obama Administration. Therein, Koonin argues that the impact of human influence on the climate is too small and uncertain to merit any costly action […]

May 10
Residents Collect Over 400 Pounds of Litter During Hudson Plog Week

Our first plog of 2021 was planned for a full week surrounding Earth Day (April 22). We planned a kickoff plog for Sunday April 18 from 12:00-2:00pm. We were pleased to again have Vertical Runner support us and act as a “home base” for the kickoff event, and as a pickup location for registrant materials. […]

Apr 13
Go Green Go Plans Litter Cleanup Week in Hudson, Ohio

With the support of some local merchants, and Renewable Hudson are inviting residents to participate in a week-long litter clean-up event, starting Sunday, April 18 and running through Saturday, April 24. Hudson Plog Week will begin with a kickoff plog set for Sunday, April 18 from 12:00pm to 2:00pm, starting at Vertical Runner. “Litter […]