State of Wisconsin

Alliant Energy to close their last coal plant in Wisconsin by end of 2024

Closing of the plant is progress toward company's goal to eliminate use of coal by 2040

City of Madison

Madison featured as ‘climate-haven’ in CBS segment on climate refugees

'Dane County and the City of Madison have stepped forward and have laid out plans that can serve as models for other local governments,' UW professor says

City of Madison

Madison ranks below national average for climate change measures

Wisconsin's lax building standards, lack of community initiative add to Madison's struggles

State of Wisconsin

Climate change advocacy continues despite lack of federal progress

'[Leaders] should agree on a bipartisan solution to climate change. If it’s not bipartisan, it’s not going to last,' Citizen's Climate Lobby leader says

Column

Letter to the Editor: Gov. Evers must invest in environmentally friendly means of transportation

With nation wrought in environmental disasters, Wisconsin should establish efficient means of public transportation to fight against climate change

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Letter to Editor: UWDC urges UW to divest from fossil fuel use

With time ticking before effects from climate change are irreversible, UWDC calls for support to move UW campuses away from fossil fuels

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Letter to the Editor: With apathy in government task forces, Wisconsinites need to advocate for environmental action

When considering environmental, social injustice in events leading up to elections in November, people must be active in seeking equity

Features

WI Want Change: Student activism makes waves on campus and beyond

UW students run for local government, join student groups, protest climate change, police brutality

COVID-19, COVID19, Coronavirus, UW Madison
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Environmental lessons we should pick up from pandemic

US must take look at what can be learned from COVID-19, how to practice those lessons in fight against climate change

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SAD is driving the Midwest MAD

Stark contrast of day-to-day temperatures this past week revealed depressing reality of Seasonal Affective Disorder

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