Sustainable Cleveland, Sustainable Future

Cool Green Science

The auto industry railed against it. It was the happiest day in my career. Heat is the number one natural disaster killer in the U.S.—and We recruit a diverse group of high school students and open their eyes to career possibilities in the environmental field. And it’s working: Over the past 20 years, 1 in 3 of our LEAF graduates has gone on to pursue an environmental career, and more than half volunteer for environmental causes.

Insuring Nature, Ensuring Resilience

Cool Green Science

It was the happiest day in my career. And you’re probably not surprised, and may already know, that natural disaster is costing us $300 billion per year, and that climate change is displacing 68,000 people every single day. From standard safety practices to prevent urban fires, to seatbelt mandates that limit auto deaths, and even healthy behavior changes like smoking cessation.

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Public Transportation: Benefits for the 21st Century

The Green Changemakers

Public transportation helps everyone-commuters, families, students, senior citizens, persons with disabilities-live the American dream, as they seek to fulfill their personal and career goals, meet their daily needs and maintain a high level of transportation independence. Natural or Man-Made Disasters, Earthquake Response Public transportation is an important back-up alternative for moving people quickly during a disaster or emergency.

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