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  • International Panel on Climate Change -
    daisyThe role of the IPCC is to assess on a comprehensive, objective, open and transparent basis the scientific, technical and socio-economic information relevant to understanding the scientific basis of risk of human-induced climate change, its potential impacts and options for adaptation and mitigation.

  • Smart Growth America - This coalition of state- and regional-level members are community-based organizations working together to improve the ways we plan and build the towns, cities and metro areas in which we live.

  • NOAA's climate mission focuses on providing a predictive understanding of the global climate system so the public can incorporate the information and products into their decisions.

  • Smart Growth Network - This network of environmental groups, historic preservation organizations, and local and state government entities respond to community concerns about the need for new ways to boost the economy, protect the environment, and enhance community vitality.

  • Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) - wind
    The EESI's Energy and Climate Program supports policy changes and strategies that will allow the US and other countries to mitigate climate change while reaping the environmental, economic, national security and public health benefits of energy efficiency and renewable energy strategies.

  • The National League of Cities - The National League of Cities serves as a resource to, and an advocate for the more than 19,000 cities, villages, and towns it represents.

  • Environmental Defense's Climate Change Campaign - Their top priority is to pass national legislation that caps global warming pollution and creates a flexible emissions trading market.

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