Lynn Cherry – Just Transitions – Teaching Children to Love The Planet

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This week on Just Transitions with Dr Patty DeMarcco, she invites Lynn Cherry on the program. Lynn is an author and illustrator of children books that are often focused around teaching children how to care about the world we live in. To see the environmental work she does, visit, http://www.youngvoicesonclimatechange.com/

Just Transitions – Pittsburgh Will be on 100% Renewable Energy by 2035

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This week on Just Transitions with Dr Patty DeMarco we have Eva Resnick-Day from the Sierra Club on the program to talk about how Pittsburgh is moving towards 100% renewable energy by 2035. A surprising fact given by Eva is that there are twice as many jobs in the renewable energy field than there are in the fossil fuel industry in Pennsylvania.

Just Transitions – Pathways to our Sustainable Future

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On this week’s Just Transitions, Dr. Patricia DeMarco talks about her new book,“Pathways to Our Sustainable Future: A Global Perspective from Pittsburgh.“ 

“It’s the ‘we can solve this problem’ attitude that I find in Pittsburgh that makes this a special place,” she says.

Build a sense of community around a problem, and work together to find a solution.

Just Transitions – Some Green Technologies Used In Europe Should Be Adopted In The United States

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Dr. Patty DeMarco invites Kirsi Jansa, the producer of Sustainability Pioneers, a web-based short video documentary series that showcases the new reality that is emerging as a response to climate change. We discuss what we can learn from green technologies that are working well in some European communities.