Climate Change Resources

The following links provide information about developments in domestic and international climate change policy.

Ohio faith community policy statements on climate change

Summary of Ohio Senate Bill 221, Ohio’s Alternative Energy Portfolio Standard, Bricker & Eckler, April 2008

International Climate Change Policy Update, December 2007, Dr. Brent Sohngen, OSU

Update from the United Nations climate change talks in Ponzan, Poland: “The American Problem,” by Dr. Andrew Light, December 11, 2008

UC Berkeley press release on economic potential of climate change policies in California; UC Berkeley full report “Energy Efficiency, Innovation, and Job Creation in California,” October 2008

Interfaith Power and Light national energy policy positions

National Council of Churches “Faith Principles on Global Warming

President-Elect Obama addresses Governor’s Global Climate Summit, video, November 18, 2008:

Economic Impacts of Climate Change on Ohio, report from University of Maryland, Center for Integrative Environmental Research, July 2008

Ohio EPA: Addressing Climate Change — Ohio’s Role, 2008