The latest news, stories, and ideas from ACE and our students.
Henry, the 6-year-old who is endearingly referred to as Henry the Emotional Environmentalist, now has a new title to be proud of. ACE is excited to announce that Henry is now an Honorary ACE Action Fellow.
Josh Walker | June 17, 2016
Last week, ACE’s new online climate education resource, Our Climate Our Future, hit the milestone of 100,000 students reached. Not bad, considering the site launched just four months ago in early 2016.
Reb Anderson | June 15, 2016
The state legislature passed trailblazing laws in 2008 requiring dramatic emissions reductions in the state’s economy and investment in programs to promote renewable energy and energy efficiency. Yet, for all of Massachusetts’ supposed progressiveness and political pioneering, there is no doubt that it has not done everything that it can to address climate change.
Brian McDermott | June 15, 2016
The North Carolina Fellowship has been working with PowerUp NC to educate residents about North Carolina energy policy and how they can save money and energy by making small changes to increase energy efficiency in their homes.
Tamia Sanders | June 09, 2016
Today, ACE Action Fellows joined New Yorkers from across the city to speak up and advocate for a renewable energy future as they testified at the Clean Energy Standard hearing in lower Manhattan.
Maayan Cohen | May 31, 2016
In partnership with the Massachusetts State Divestment Coalition, on Saturday, April 23, four New England ACE Action Fellows gathered to protest the construction of the West Roxbury Lateral Pipeline, which would carry natural gas directly through a densely-
Brian McDermott | May 13, 2016
In patnership with NextGen Climate America, seven Bay Area Action Fellows hit the ground running at the state capitol as they met with nineteen legislators on April 12th. Below are three personal accounts from the youth themselves.
| May 12, 2016
The fossil fuel Divestment movement is growing.
Emily Chan | May 11, 2016
As part of the Get Loud Challenge, ACE Fellows from New York City joined ACE staff at United Nations headquarters this week for the High-level Thematic Debate on Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals, and the
Kazi Ateea | April 22, 2016
Last September, 194 young people stood in the balcony at United Nations Headquarters in New York and witnessed the adoption of the 2030 Agenda. More than 7 million young people from around the globe spoke up and seized the opportunity to vote on their priorities for the Sustainable Development Goals, and they placed climate change at the top of their list.
Leah Qusba | April 19, 2016