no sleep, battery failure, a news crew: biobus tour day 1

Between Ethan and me, we'd slept like 20 hours in 4 days, not enough by a long shot. But luckily, the adrenaline was pumping and we felt more than awake as we launched ACE's Connect the DOTs Biobus Tour - a 3-week road trip on a former school bus converted to run on recycled veggie oil to inspire people to choose their DOT.

We started off the tour in Venice Beach and all way going fine until...

Vote 4 ACE in Pepsi Refresh!!!

This July, ACE is in the running for $250,000 from Pepsi Refresh! It's an awesome opportunity - and we need your support to seal the deal.

Please vote for ACE every day in the month of July! It's super easy to vote, just go to

It takes 10 seconds and your vote will help ACE bring our free climate presentation to your high school!

What's hot in DC - besides the weather?

We all know it's blazing hot in DC right now -- but it turns our our senators are worked up about more than just the temp outside.

Our Senators and our President are hunkering down RIGHT NOW to try and figure out what type of bill they can pass this summer.

What are your elected leaders doing to get us on the path toward a clean energy future? Read on to find out...

Teen Commando Shares His DOT

Hey all, Michael - ACE's Dude with the DOTs - here to bring you the HOT DOT of the Week.

This week, we've got Sean from Loudon County HS sharing his Do One Thing to help the environment and cool the climate.

What's YOUR DOT? Share it with us here!

Climate Science Investigators

School may be out, but we are searching for some answers! This summer, we hired a detective to investigate pressing climate questions.

Follow ACE's Detective Meadows as he answers an urgent climate conundrum:

ACE's Executive Director: Year in review + thanks

By Pic Walker, ACE Executive Director

I'm the Executive Director at ACE :: Alliance for Climate Education. As the school year winds down, I wanted to thank you for your support this past year, as well as share some successes and our plans for the next school year.

By any measure, ACE had a terrific first year. After our first full year of operations we've visited more than 875 schools and educated close to 450,000 high school students on the basics of climate science and what they can do to take action in their school and community. We've provided more than $130,000 in grants and scholarships to young climate leaders and led leadership trainings with more than 400 students nationwide...

ACE. Reverb. Sheryl Crow.

Hot nights, music so loud you can feel it in your chest, your best friends. These are the memories that you take with you as you rock out at summer concerts. But there are a few other items that are often left behind... like TONS of waste!!

Thankfully, there are organizations like ACE Partner, Reverb, out there to help us be more environmentally conscious fans. We're on tour with Reverb this summer, just saw Sheryl Crow and...

NBC's Today Show spotlights Boston's greenest teens

Still waiting for your 15 seconds of fame? Well, Boston Latin School's YouthCAN teens got theirs today with a 3:53 minute showcase on NBC's Today Show!

Check it out here ...and start to think of how you can land your Action Team a spot on television too!

Summer Solstice: is your Earth Amplified?

Just in time for the longest day of the year - this glorious summer solstice - EARTH AMPLIFIED, the new full-length album by ACE Educator AshEl Seasunz + J. Bless is out now!

Check it for yourself here...


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