Breaking Down the Inflation Reduction Act



Discover public national and local events related to learning more about climate change and taking action – whether online, in the streets, or in the auditorium. The more we know, the more effective we will be. And, the more we participate, the more we will build a community of people working for the welfare of our children and our grandchildren.

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Breaking Down the Inflation Reduction Act


Date: September 21, 2022

Time: 12:30 PM – 1:30 PM ET

Passed on August 16th, 2022, the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is the most significant federal investment to combat the climate crisis that we have ever seen in the United States. Meeting this moment requires equitably implementing this legislation to effectively curb the climate crisis and produce millions of good paying jobs in the process.

Join the New York LCV, New Jersey LCV, Conservation Voters of PA, and Maryland LCV for a webinar detailing the energy and environment provisions in the IRA and how it will impact New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland as we fight the climate crisis.

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Small Business Climate Action to Build Resilient Communities and Economies


Date: September 22, 2022

Time: 9:50 AM – 10:45 AM EDT

Location: Javits Center, 429 11th Avenue, New York, NY 10001, United States

In partnership with America Is All In, the SME Climate Hub will launch an unprecedented drive to recruit thousands of American small businesses to join the global fight against climate change. SME Climate Hub partners will make the business case for small business climate action and the economic value it holds for millions of American businesses in the current economic climate. 

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Join us for Climate Week NYC 2022


Date: September 19-25, 2022

Opening Ceremony and The Hub Live – livestream

Can't be there in person? Then join us live during the Opening Ceremony and The Hub Live as heads of state, government officials, CEOs and civil society leaders share their global outlook on climate change and action.

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The Boston Globe for Globe Summit 2022


Date: September 14 – September 16, 2022

Join The Boston Globe for Globe Summit 2022: The Next Boston. The second annual virtual event extends our award-winning journalism beyond the page with 30+ thought-provoking sessions focusing on our beats.

Register now to attend all of Globe Summit’s virtual offerings for FREE.

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Inflation Reduction Act: What’s Included and What’s Next


Date: September 15, 2022

Time: 4:30pm – 5:30pm ET/1:30pm – 2:30pm PT

Late last month, President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act into law which included the largest ever investment in U.S. history to fight climate change. How can we maximize this opportunity while continuing to push for even broader and bolder action?

Join Environmental Defense Fund for a virtual conversation and inside look at the law’s provisions, what they mean for keeping the U.S. on track to achieve its ambitious climate goals, and what’s next in the fight for a more vital earth for everyone.

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Climate Forward New York: Live Streaming


Date: September 20, 2022

Time: 9 AM – 6 PM E.D.T.

Location: New York

How does climate change exacerbate other global challenges? Join us remotely or in person for our climate event series, with an upcoming gathering in New York in September.

Watch live conversations from New York with global climate leaders to understand the intersection between climate change and health, education and more.

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Climate Forward New York: Attend


Date: September 20, 2022

Time: 9:30 AM to 7:00 PM E.D.T.

Location: The Times Centre, 242 West 41st Street, New York, N.Y. 10036

How does climate change exacerbate other global challenges?

With the 77th session of the United Nations General Assembly opening in New York this September, join us for a deep investigation into the nexus between climate change and many critical international issues.

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Efficiency + Electrification + Affordability: The Recipe for Equitable, Climate-friendly Buildings


Date: September 21, 2022

Time: 10:30 AM ET

Buildings are the largest source of greenhouse gas emissions in New York State. Decarbonizing the building sector will be an essential element in tackling the climate crisis. With 6.2 million buildings across the state, New York can serve as a global example of how to accelerate this shift across a wide variety of buildings. Our expert panel will discuss the menu of solutions, policies, and current efforts for fully leveraging the environmental, equity, and economic opportunities presented by a carbon-free, resource-efficient building sector.

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