The largest coordinated effort to fight the climate crisis as a significant event in the battle against Climate Change.
“The need for aggressive climate action has never been so urgent. Transformative initiatives like Beyond Carbon are essential to fill in the gap and accelerate the nation’s clean energy future. Mayor Bloomberg is thinking big, thank goodness,” says Rhea Suh, President of the Natural Resource Defense Council (NRDC).
Says Bloomberg, “We’re in a race against time with climate change, and yet there is virtually no hope of bold federal action on this issue for at least another two years,” Mr. Bloomberg said in a statement before the announcement, which he made in a commencement address at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. “Mother Nature is not waiting on our political calendar, and neither can we.”