In San Antonio, it’s not just summer temperatures that are rising. Winter temperatures and the number of hot days and warm nights are also increasing.
Blunt predictions of worsening weather patterns are a motivation for cities to take preparatory steps now.
It’s a fight that spiked during the special session called by Gov. Greg Abbott that resulted in wins for both sides, but is far from over.
Why restore what’s been swept away, flooded, or incinerated when the odds of another hurricane or conflagration is so high?
In keeping with other U.S. cities, emission inventories show that power generation and transportation are the two main sources of carbon pollution, making up 80% of San Antonio’s greenhouse gas emissions.
The $500,000 grant is part of CPS Energy’s commitment to fund $50 million worth of research and development projects with UTSA between 2010 and 2020.
During the Global Water Dances movement on June 24, thousands of people on six continents will dance to raise awareness for global water issues.
It is promising that our cities are stepping up to the plate, but city leaders need to carefully plan the policies they enact.
After the EPA announced that the implementation of new, stricter standards for ozone levels in the air will be delayed a year, the city of San Antonio is forging ahead with plans to reduce emissions.
Neither Mayor Taylor nor Ron Nirenberg said “yes” or “no” to signing such statements or issuing an official local resolution in support of the Paris accord.