Kristen Weaverling joined the Iowa Environmental Council in 2020 and is now in the role of Energy and Climate Project Manager. Before starting at IEC, she spent several years implementing energy efficiency programs for small business customers on behalf of utility companies here in Iowa. She also has a background in the nonprofit sector, having served as a volunteer manager for an international nonprofit as well as completing a term with AmeriCorps in eastern Iowa. Kristen holds a B.S. in Geography from The University of Iowa along with certificates in both Sustainability and Human Rights. In her free time, you can find her rehabilitating her late 1800s Victorian home or planning her next international trip.
One year ago, the nation celebrated the passage of the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) - marking the largest-ever federal investment in climate action. Join us in celebrating this landmark bill, and learn more about what's in store for Iowa thanks to this historic law.
Decarbonization goals are becoming commonplace amongst businesses and cities alike. These goals differ greatly based on their definition, and are evolving quickly. In the world of frequent 100% clean energy declarations, learn why 24/7 carbon-free energy goals lead the pack in terms of its environmental benefit.
IEC will welcome well-known climate activist Dr. Ayana Elizabeth Johnson at the Bright Ideas event on 10/7. Her recent work has garnered national attention and staff is getting excited to hear her speak at our event.
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