Madison Smither, a young advocate and Democrat from Louisiana who’s currently attending the Harvard Kennedy School with a focus on climate and new energy, joins host Lynda Woolard to share her experience at the inaugural Global Clean Energy Action Forum and her research on the Inflation Reduction Act’s provisions that address climate change.
Check out Madison’s research on Light Pollution: safelightatnight.org
Learn more about the Global Clean Energy Action Forum: gceaf.org
Read the following for more about the provisions in the Inflation Reduction Act:
- Vox – The U.S. Finally Has A Law To Tackle Climate Change
- Forbes – Energy Provisions In The Inflation Reduction Act
- DOE – The IRA Drives Significant Emissions Reductions And Positions American To Reach Our Climate Goals
- White House – State Fact Sheets: How The IRA Lowers Energy Costs, Creates Jobs, And Tackles Climate Change Across America
Thanks to Ben Collinsworth for producing Louisiana Lefty, Jennifer Pack of Black Cat Studios for our Super-Lefty artwork, and Thousand Dollar Car for allowing us to use their swamp pop classic, Security Guard, as the Louisiana Lefty theme song.