San Antonio joins Albuquerque, Austin, Denver, and Orlando as the final five cities of 25 chosen as winners of the American Cities Climate Challenge.
Most of San Antonio’s global warming emissions are tied to energy use in buildings and vehicles, according to an inventory of greenhouse gas emissions.
This week the Rivard Report’s Brendan Gibbons broke the story that UTSA has been replaced by a private consulting firm in the city’s climate action effort.
Nearly all of the work in the City’s climate action plan originally assigned to UTSA has been passed to Navigant Consulting.
The groups are calling for an end to fossil fuels in San Antonio’s electricity mix by 2030.
Environmental concerns are the principal threat to the Monarch butterfly’s ability to thrive.
This year’s festival examines the intersection of politics and pollinators while also including fun and educational events featuring Monarch butterflies.