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#FaithtoFord Campaign marks a victory for Clean Car Standards

Last week, IPL's #FaithtoFord campaign marked a victory when Ford andthree other automakers announced that they struck a deal with California to reject the Trump administration's attempt to gut the Clean Car Standards.IPL organized more than 4,000 people of faith like you to call on Ford Motor Company to stand by the Clean Car Standards [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

The Youth Climate Movement Webinar

On Fridays throughout the world this past year, students walked out of classrooms and went into the streets to compel action in addressing the climate crisis. What started as a one-person protest by Greta Thunberg has grown to a movement of millions in over 160 countries and at least 2000 locations. Youth are now calling [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

AZIPL Advocates for Renewable Energy

Arizona Interfaith Power & Light has been a presence at the Arizona Corporation Commission advocating for electric vehicles and a robust renewable energy standard.  Thanks to all of you who wrote letters supporting a renewable energy standard of 50% by 2030, 100% renewables by 2050. In addition, we've recently had two letters to the editor published [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Arizona Interfaith Power & Light is joining with Solar United Neighbors to help those who are considering “going solar.”

https://gallery.mailchimp.com/5ad65b674bad54bad8d723526/images/9372524c-bd6f-448e-8863-de51f881f059.pngArizona Interfaith Power & Light is joining with Solar United Neighbors to help those who are considering "going solar."  The East Valley Solar Co-op is supported by Solar United Neighbors, a nonprofit that has helped more than 3,900 homeowners go solar nationwide. If you're interested in going solar, this is the perfect opportunity for you to get technical [...]

By |August 8th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Paris to Pittsburgh Screening

It’s not too late to take action to support climate solutions by hosting a FREE screening of Paris To Pittsburgh today! Interfaith Power & Light is partnering with Bloomberg and Radical Media to bring this FREE limited time offering to you. Get started here.   It's important that people of faith share this film because climate change is a [...]

By |July 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Paris Pledge

PARIS PLEDGEInterfaith Power & Light is encouraging congregations to join the effort to care for Creation and move our country to clean, renewable energy by signing the Paris Pledge, committing to reduce their carbon emissions by 50% by 2030 and be carbon neutral by 2050. Nearly 350 congregations have already signed it and we invite [...]

By |July 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

It’s Time to Act for our Earth

WRITE A LETTER…SPEAK OUT FOR RENEWABLE ENERGY We urge you to join us in advocating for renewable energy and energy efficacy. Please consider adapting the letter below.  You can make it your own.  Email the letter todoug.bland@azipl.org by July 27th, before the July 30thhearing at the Arizona Corporation Commission, and we will deliver it for you. Also, [...]

By |July 22nd, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Your Voice is Needed - Important Electric Vehicle Vote Coming Up! Our state’s utility commission, known as the Arizona Corporation Commission (ACC), is currently considering a new electric vehicle (https://docket.images.azcc.gov/0000196918.pdf ) (EV) policy.  The proposed policy opens the door for investment in EV infrastructure and programs. Unfortunately, Arizona is lagging behind neighboring states in expanding infrastructure that [...]

By |June 29th, 2019|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Food System Impacts on the Environment

Jolene Bowers, a scientist with TGen from Flagstaff, and I spoke at Orme School, a boarding school in Mayer, last month. A wonderful event put on by Slow Food Prescott and the Orme School dining director. You know the facts: the food system is one of the largest contributors to climate change, reports suggesting it [...]

By |April 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|1 Comment

You Think You Can Change the Climate?

“You Think You Can Change the Climate?” I was not prepared when an acquaintance at a Super Bowl party asked this question in response to my sharing that I am working on the climate crisis. It seemed a long time before my response, “yes I do.” That got me thinking. Being a climate activist is [...]

By |February 16th, 2019|Action, Advocacy, Education, Spiritual Relfection, Uncategorized|0 Comments