Since 2009, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) limits dangerous power plant pollution. It also fuels investment in clean energy by making polluters pay to pollute.
With more than 80 percent of the world’s fish stocks fully exploited, the Environmental Defense Fund has been leading the effort to implement a new program called “catch shares” to reverse the trend.
In 1989, the Exxon Valdes was America’s worst environmental disaster. And, nearly two decades after oil spill still spoiled the environment and the economy of Prince William Sound, Alaska, the survivors took their fight to the Supreme Court.
For over a year Caplan Communications directed and managed communications for Veterans for America (CVA), the Nobel Peace Prize-winning veteran’s advocacy organization.
Human Rights Campaign’s (HRC) Religion and Faith Program hired Caplan to generate statewide, national, and local news for interfaith clergy members, theologians, and local communities of faith.
Dr. Wangari Maathai, the winner of the 2004 Nobel Peace Prize, founder of the Green Belt Movement and a pioneering advocate for women, human rights and environmental conservation, traveled through the United States for a Fall 2009 US/Canada speaking tour.
After years of legislative gridlock, President Barack Obama’s executive order to act on climate change and jumpstart local economies.