Pennsylvania Legacies #50: In Harm’s Way

At least one major federal government entity is still paying attention to the threat of climate change: the military. A retired naval officer explains why, in a talk given at PEC’s 2017 deep decarbonization conference. (Learn more at

In the news: another court decision portends big changes in how Pennsylvania’s environmental laws are interpreted and enforced; the state scrambles to meet federal drinking water enforcement standards; and a new bill aims to speed cleanup of PFOA contamination near military bases in southeastern PA.