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Facing a warming planet, these organizers are offering their Philly neighborhoods hope and solutions method

Sep. 14, 2017 1:55 pm

Facing a warming planet, these organizers are offering their Philly neighborhoods hope and solutions

How Philly Thrive, 350.org Philadelphia and Earth Quaker Action Team are encouraging the city become a leader in renewable energy.
Vote to get these Philly panels focused on social impact at SXSW 2018 purpose

Aug. 16, 2017 7:45 am

Vote to get these Philly panels focused on social impact at SXSW 2018

All of these panels — we counted 30 — include Philly folks who are working in social impact in some way. You've got until Aug. 25 to vote.
‘The hallmark of activism is unity’ — And other scenes from SustainPHL people

Aug. 7, 2017 1:29 pm

‘The hallmark of activism is unity’ — And other scenes from SustainPHL

The second annual awards event honored 10 people and organizations working in Philly's sustainability community and featured multiple calls to action.
Climate Ventures 2.0 will pluck two startups from an IDEO hackathon next month method

Jan. 30, 2017 12:15 pm

Climate Ventures 2.0 will pluck two startups from an IDEO hackathon next month

There are 10 spots in the water and agriculture startup accelerator. Two of those spots will be ventures from an IDEO hackathon.
GoodCompany Ventures’ accelerator for climate entrepreneurs is taking applications results

Jan. 20, 2017 12:54 pm

GoodCompany Ventures’ accelerator for climate entrepreneurs is taking applications

Applications are now open for Climate Ventures 2.0.
Visualize Philly’s sustainability plan with this neat tool results

Nov. 3, 2016 11:36 am

Visualize Philly’s sustainability plan with this neat tool

The City of Philadelphia’s Office of Sustainability and Office of Open Data and Digital Transformation just published its Greenworks Dashboard.
This hot weather is fuel on a fiery political climate purpose

Aug. 30, 2016 8:52 am

This hot weather is fuel on a fiery political climate

Science tells us the world is getting warmer. It also tells us heat makes humans irritable. It's not the most conducive formula for a nation engulfed by discontent.
This Penn energy wonk says global climate goals ‘can be disruptive’ for local governments method

Aug. 15, 2016 8:02 am

This Penn energy wonk says global climate goals ‘can be disruptive’ for local governments

Dr. Mark Alan Hughes, faculty director of University of Pennsylvania’s Kleinman Center for Energy Policy, says cities and states need to think about themselves now rather than the entire planet in 2050.
A grassroots design workshop for activists is launching this summer purpose

May 31, 2016 3:07 pm

A grassroots design workshop for activists is launching this summer

Think of Design Activist Institute as a mission-driven art collective looking to use graphic design as a vehicle for social change.
8 things to anticipate on the social impact front in 2016 purpose

Dec. 28, 2015 2:59 pm

8 things to anticipate on the social impact front in 2016

It's looking to be a great year for making smarter impact — for the most part. Here's what's in store for Philadelphia.

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