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Rick Heede: Are Coal, Oil, Gas Companies Changing the Climate?

  • Youngstown State University Cushwa Hall, Room B112 210 Lincoln Ave Youngstown, Ohio 44503 (map)

Rick Heede, Climate Accountability Institute speaking on "Are Coal, Oil and Gas Companies Accountable for Climate Change?" as part of the Spring Semester Speaker Series on Energy and the Environment.

There is FREE on-street parking after 5 p.m. at the metered parking spaces along Lincoln Avenue and nearby streets.
Join us for discussion over bite to eat & drink across the street at IC afterwards :-)
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Anyone needing assistance getting to the room should
call the YSU Student Security Service at 330-941-1515

"Richard Heede is the principal of Climate Mitigation Services and principal investigator of the Carbon Majors Project. He has worked in climate change and mitigation for thirty years, published books and articles on energy efficiency, testified before Congress on energy policy, and conducted GHG emission inventories and third party verification for municipal governments, educational institutions, the EPA, corporations, advocacy groups, and consultancies. He provided key components of the lawsuit filed by Friends of the Earth, Greenpeace, and four U.S. Cities against the U.S. Export-Import Bank and Overseas Private Investment Corporation for failure to observe NEPA with respect to global warming infrastructure damages."

The speaker series is sponsored, in part, by The James Dale Ethics Center.
CONTACT Dr. Ray Beiersdorfer,, 330-941-1753
Cushwa Hall, Room B112, 210 Lincoln Ave, Youngstown State University, Youngstown, Ohio 44503