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Executive Order targeting the Clean Power Plan a major setback, says Health Care Climate Council
Posted On: March 28, 2017
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  • US & Canada
  • Tags: climate and health, Clean Power Plan, health care climate council

The Health Care Climate Council considers today's executive order by the White House, targeting the Clean Power Plan, a major setback for protecting the health of our nation.

Blending Creativity & Nutrition, Hospitals Serve up a New Kind of Burger
Posted On: March 22, 2017
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  • US & Canada
  • Tags: HCWH US and Canada, Healthy Food in Health Care, Nutrition Month, Event

Over 40 healthcare facilities across the country celebrated Nutrition Month by serving burgers comprised of ground meat blended with mushrooms.

How Health Care Is Pushing Sustainability Ahead of Consumer Demand
Posted On: March 16, 2017
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  • US & Canada
  • Tags: HCWH US and Canada, Resilient Communities

Health care has been working behind the scenes to create sustainable, responsible facilities that provide better care that is supportive of local communities and more mission-aligned than ever before.

G is for Green: Google Develops Innovative Healthy Building Database
Posted On: March 1, 2017
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  • US & Canada
  • Tags: safer chemicals, green building, indoor air quality

Using their scale and technological expertise, Google has partnered with the Healthy Building Network to develop a user friendly and revolutionary green building materials database.

Year of Climate Change and Health: The Unstoppable Momentum of Clean Energy
Lauren Kleinman Koch
Posted On: March 9, 2017
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  • US & Canada
  • Tags: HCWH US & Canada, Clean and Renewable Energy, climate change

Despite an encouraging U.S. Energy Information Administration report showing the growth of the solar and wind industry, our country is still only at 10% renewable energy capacity.

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