Mainebiz highlights Mitchell Center assisting Climate Council

Mainebiz highlighted the Senator George J. Mitchell Center for Sustainability Solutions helping the Maine Climate Council with its efforts to improve the equity outcomes of the state Climate Action Plan. The center provided expertise to the Governor’s Office of Policy Innovation and the Future to help determine how the Climate Council’s strategies for reducing carbon emissions and adapting to climate change can benefit underserved residents and communities. Center faculty evaluated climate action proposals from the Climate Council’s working groups for their ability to achieve equity and foster diversity and inclusion.