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FACS Apologizes for Errors

meg, January 2, 2021

FACS Apologizes for Errors Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions is committed to science-based, ethical, and moral climate advocacy.¬†Recently, we did not meet our high standards for accuracy in analysis of air pollution emitted by the Covanta Fairfax trash incinerator. Initial analysis by FACS Board Chair, Eric Goplerud, of the components of air pollution produced by… Read more »

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December 2020 Advocacy Priorities

natalie, December 3, 2020

Fairfax County Legislative Program and FACS Advocacy Priorities The Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions (FACS) Advocacy Team had a busy November! Thanks to their hard work, several of our advocacy priorities are now included in the 2021 Fairfax County Legislative Program, which was adopted by the Board of Supervisors on December 1. Efforts included: Meetings… Read more »

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A Prayer for Election Day

natalie, November 3, 2020

  As a community of interfaith people who care about creation and believe that climate action is a nonpartisan issue, we offer a prayer today, Election Day, when our country seems more divided and ever and tensions are high. We hope that holding our country in the light, as the Quakers say, will promote unity… Read more »

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Faith Community Spotlight, November 2020

natalie, October 29, 2020

  Participation in Climate in the Pulpits Through a partnership between Interfaith Power & Light (DC.MD.NoVA), Virginia Interfaith Power and Light, and Faith Alliance for Climate Solutions, pastors, rabbis, imams, and other clergies in faith communities across the region declared voting a sacred responsibility of the Beloved Community and voiced this message leading up to… Read more »