Don’t Just Complain, Blame, or Worry. Do Something: How You Can Take Action for a Sustainable Planet

Conservancy Talk

Can we have a future where people get the food, energy, and economic growth they need without sacrificing nature? My grandparents were all immigrants from Slovenia. And we’re doing everything we can to sustain Ohio’s renewable energy standards, which are key for climate progress. And demand for energy grows more quickly—by as much as 60%—as more people get access to electricity. It takes a huge amount of energy and water to grow our food.

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Sustainable Cleveland, Sustainable Future

Conservancy Talk

My grandparents were all immigrants from Slovenia. And we’re doing all we can to make the case that clean energy policies are good for Ohioans. Clear messages from community leaders like you will help reframe the climate policy debate. The 2017 Sustainable Cleveland Summit brought together more than 500 community leaders to help design Cleveland’s sustainable future. Below is the keynote speech Mark gave at the Summit on September 27, 2017.