One of our collective problems in developing public policy is a propensity to utilize the following approach: ready, shoot, aim, celebrate. (When you shoot before you aim, the result is never good.) With this process, you never miss the target… Read More ›
Update: Yet Another “Hydra-gen” Hub Dummy on Monday, HB 220, But Don’t Fret, We Slayed the Beast Once Again
After spending much of Sunday and Monday morning furiously texting House Reps to vote “no” on HB 228, I heard from Rep. McQueen that Egolf would only be calling Sen. bills for the rest of the session. BREATHE.
This afternoon on Zoom we met with 25 statewide climate justice activists/organizations to strategize around HB 227, the new Hydrogen Hub bill, and the obvious willingness of Dem. leadership to do ANYTHING to pass Hydrogen legislation. We share their views… Read More ›
The 2022 Legislative Session convenes on Jan. 18, and we are getting ready. You can bet the Governor will have lined up lots of support for her two signature climate initiatives: the Hydrogen Hub and Net Zero. We need to… Read More ›
I have frequently critiqued Sierra Club and other grasstops enviros for uncritically jumping on MLG’s climate bandwagon (e.g. ETA, Net Zero). While being uncritical in supporting whatever the Governor proposes is not what we expect from environmental leadership, we also… Read More ›