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Emphasize Climate and the natural world in the City’s “1% for Art” program and build on the successful Earth Day Poster and Film contest.

Emphasize Climate and the natural world in the City’s “1% for Art” program and build on the successful Earth Day Poster and Film contest.

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Barbara commented on Raising Awareness for CAP and Environmentalism

Hi, Kaushik—I understand you will be presenting on Monday. Congratulations! In case you are not aware already, various organizations have gathered education ideas, so you do not have to reinvent the wheel.
—The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has curriculum and outreach materials for youth here: http://www.baaqmd.gov/search?q=Climate%20curriculum
—Researchers at Skeptical Science have a series of webinars beginning on July 31 on the curriculum that they have developed. https://skepticalscience.com/webinars-turning-misinformation-educational-opportunity.html
—KQED has also gathered educational climate resources: https://www.kqed.org/search/index.jsp?cx=016903106374557566950%3A07-zut18mt4&cof=FORID%3A11&q=Climate+curriculum&sa=

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Barbara commented on Sunnyvale EV mobility or Zero Emission Fleet

The City should lead on EV adoption. It would be helpful if the city were to account for the social cost of carbon in its purchasing.

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Barbara commented on Home Energy Clock

I really like this idea. I wish there were such a device— and that it would be affordable.

Yes, I think it would motivate conservation.