This week on Just Transitions with Dr. Patricia DeMarco, she has Rebecca Flora from the ReMake Group on the program to talk about the former LTV Coke Works and how they are revitalizing it. Additionally we discuss what all goes into making a building self-sufficient.
This week on Just Transitions with Dr Patricia DeMarco, she invites Heather Harr and Joanne Martin from Re-Imagine Beaver and The League of Women Voters. We discuss the plan to revitalize Beaver County and fight back against the implementation of fossil fuel cracker plant.
This week on Just Transitions with Dr Patty DeMarco, she invites Thomas Hoffman from the Sierra Club on the program to talk about the importance of fixing our sewage infrastructure.
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/
Dr. Patricia DeMarco invites Angela Wiley to talk about the youth movement in sustainability. As she prepares for COP 23, she explains what was discussed in past Conventions on Climate Change that she attended, and what she expects from next one.
On Just Transitions, Dr. Patricia DeMarco invites Danielle Lewis to discuss the role farming and our food systems play in climate change.
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.
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.
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.
For this weeks episode of Just Transitions, Dr. Patricia DeMarco invites Veronica Coptis, the Executive Director of Coal Field Justice. She discusses their efforts to give communities a voice in what’s happening to their natural resources.