Climate Corner: Where have all the flowers gone?

Mar 2, 2024 Linda Eve Seth editorial@newsandsentinel.com What a lonely place it would be to have a world without a wildflower! — Roland R Kemler *** Think about climate change. If you’ve been paying attention, you are likely… Read More

Climate Corner: Paradise threatened

Feb 24, 2024 Rebecca Phillips editorial@newsandsentinel.com As winter drags on in the Mid-Ohio Valley, many of us dream of escaping to tropical climes until spring. Since retiring, I have been lucky enough to do just that, spending several… Read More

Climate Corner: Net metering benefits all

Feb 17, 2024 Jean Ambrose editorial@newsandsentinel.come) As someone who lives in rural Wood County, I experience frequent power outages. That means worrying about whether my freezer is going to thaw or if my blood sugar alarm is working…. Read More

Climate Corner:‘Some animals are more equal than others’

Feb 10, 2024 Aaron Dunbar editorial@newsandsentinel.com One of my first actions as a fledgling climate activist was to deliver 100 books on the subject of climate and the environment to the office of my climate change denying Congressman,… Read More

Climate Corner: Transition to cleaner energy offers opportunities

Feb 3, 2024 News and Sentinel Heather Sprouse hsprouse@wvrivers.org Hydrogen, the simplest and most abundant element on earth, could be a key piece in the puzzle of energy solutions needed to avoid the most extreme impacts from climate change…. Read More

Suggested Readings for February 2024

MOVCA Selected Media Postings January 2024 Plus a few missed in the December listing. Compiled by Cindy Taylor   Appearing online in The Parkersburg News and Sentinel: January 27, 2024  Editorial “Infrastructure: EV charging stations are a vital… Read More

Good News for the Ohio River Valley!

Written by: Dr. Randi Pokladnik | Posted on: 12-30-2023 | FaCT: Faith Communities Together for a Sustainable Future Category: News | Ohio River Valley PTTGCA Solar battery storage FORM Energy As 2023 comes to an end, the people in the Ohio River Valley… Read More

Climate Corner: Leading the charge

Jan 29, 2024 Giulia Mannarino editorial@newsandsentinel.com President Biden signed the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) into law on Aug. 16, 2022. It’s the largest, most ambitious investment in climate and energy in American history. This law will help the… Read More

Climate Corner: No more time to delay action

Jan 20, 2024 Eric Engle editorial@newsandsentinel.com The International Energy Agency recently reported that an estimated 507 gigawatts of renewable electricity were added globally in 2023, three-quarters of which was solar. Most of this solar was built in China,… Read More

Climate Corner: America’s vanishing treasures

Jan 13, 2024 Vic Elam editorial@newsandsentinel.com “Nothing is more priceless and more worthy of preservation than the rich array of animal life with which our country has been blessed. It is a many faceted treasure, of value to… Read More