Tuesday, June 5, 2007

Wednesday 6/13: Cooling the Commonwealth

The Chesapeake Climate Action Network is organizing a forum on global warming next week. Think there's any chance of Virginia committing to reducing carbon emissions 2% every year?

Cooling the Commonwealth
Making Virginia a Leader in Global Warming Solutions

Date: 6/13/2007
Time: 6:30 PM - 9:00pm
Location: George Mason University Fairfax Campus
Johnson Center Cinema
Fairfax, VA

Join professors, elected officials, business people, leading environmentalists, activists and citizens like you as we discuss the problem of and solutions to global warming in Virginia. The Commonwealth needs to become part of the global warming solution by embracing innovation, conservation and alternatives to fossil fuels. Come enjoy our diverse line-up of speakers and panel discussion with questions from the audience.

Invited speakers include:
Mike Tidwell - Founder and director of Chesapeake Climate Action Network, Writer/Journalist/Film maker
Dr. Jagadish Shukla - Professor and Chair, GMU Climate Dynamics and IPCC member
Al Weed - Chairman, Public Policy Virginia and Co-Founder Virginia Wineries Association
Gerry Connolly - Chairman, Board of Supervisors, Fairfax County Virginia

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