Latest Past Events

Tackling New York’s Climate Emergency

via Zoom

New York’s Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act of 2019 commits to 100% zero-emission electricity by 2040, and a reduction of at least 85% below 1990-level GHG emissions by 2050. Join experts from Environmental Advocates of New York as they discuss the roadmap for accomplishing this ambitious goal. Q and A to follow. Scoping and Planning: Peter Iwanowicz, Executive Director...

Bitcoin, Cryptocurrency, Blockchain: The Promise and the Peril

An online presentation by Irene Weiser, Coordinator of Fossil Free Tompkins, sponsored by LWV of Tompkins County and LWV of Cortland County January 13, 2022, at 7 pm A technology exploding across NYS is celebrated for its transformative potential while criticized for its environmental impacts. To better understand this important issue, the League of Women Voters through its local chapters in Cortland and...