Wednesday, February 7, 2024. 11:00 AM. CEED 6th Annual Environmental Health and Justice Summit – Session II: The Next Generation of Clean Homes Will Be Electric. How Do We Make a Just Transition? What Does It Mean for Our Health? Jose Guillermo Cedeno Laurent, Rutgers University; Halimah Shabazz, New Jersey Environmental Justice Alliance; Elyse Pivnick, Isles. Sponsored by Rutgers Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute. More information here. Register here.
Abstract: Join us for a robust discussion on the promise of electric as we move into a clean energy future. Using fossil fuels for energy has affected our health, created environmental injustices in frontline communities and promoted climate change. Hear from activists and academics on what needs to happen in order for us to live healthier lives and protect future generations.