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February Green Drinks McHenry County
February 5 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Citizen’s Climate Lobby: Demystifying the Carbon Pricing Bills now in Congress
Green Drinks McHenry County is organized by an independent Green Drinks Committee made up of volunteers and is co-sponsored by the Environmental Defenders of McHenry County and Duke’s Alehouse and Kitchen. Www.greendrinks.org. Visit The Environmental Defenders at www.mcdef.org and Duke’s at www.thedukeabides.com. On street and train station parking available nearby.
Presentation:The speaker is Rick Knight, Citizens’ Climate Lobby Research Coordinator; Group Leader for IL Brookfield and IL State Co-Coordinator for the past four years, will review the carbon pricing bills that are now making their way through Congress. He will discuss the specifics of each bill and their pros and cons including revenue distribution, CO2 equivalency, exemptions and other provisions in the bills.