We fight global warming in Virginia, Maryland and Washington, D.C. by mobilizing grassroots action for policies and policymakers that will shift our region away from fossil fuels and to clean energy solutions. We complement the work of our sister organization, the Chesapeake Climate Action Network.

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This Earth Month: Take these 4 local steps while you “think globally”

By Mike Tidwell I used to be a globe-hopping environmental activist. I went to climate change conferences in Montreal and …

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BREAKING: Virginia Clean Economy Act Signed Into Law

RICHMOND, VA — The oldest deliberative body in the Western Hemisphere made a new kind of history today. With climate …

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APRIL 14: Virginia Climate Policy Update: Grassroots Video Call

Last month, the Virginia House of Delegates and the Senate gavelled out a historic session for clean energy. Join us …

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State-based climate advocacy is the path forward to keep fossil fuels in the ground and increase clean energy. CCAN Action Fund works to effect change in public policy at the local, state, and national levels through voter education, lobbying and participation in the electoral process to address the threat of climate change. Donate today to support this important work in the region surrounding our nation’s capital.