New report finds that weather-related disasters are already affecting hundreds of millions of Americans, and documents how global warming could lead to certain extreme weather events becoming even more common or more severe in the future.
Congressman Jim Moran, the Blue Green Alliance and local leaders joined Environment Virginia on a tour of a super-efficient home owned by Scott Sklar in Arlington, VA. The groups outlined top tips for home and business owners to reduce their energy use and protect our environment.
The new draft National Climate Assessment report was released on Friday, January 11. The draft report incorporates input from more than 240 experts from around the country, and from federal agencies including the Department of Energy and NASA and details what many Virginians already know: global warming is very real and threatens the commonwealth.