Pam Russel, Engineering News Record, December 19, 2019

https://www.enr.com/articles/48389-a-call-to-action-for-engineers-on-climate-change

Figuratively and literally, engineers have taken a seat at the table to discuss climate change.

At the United Nation’s climate talks in Madrid, Spain, which ended Dec. 15, engineers were represented at the public sessions and in closed-door meetings. It’s the first time they have been actively involved in the political and technical discussions surrounding the way the world can mitigate and adapt to climate change, says Tom Lewis, president and CEO of WSP USA Solutions.

The response? An overwhelming chorus of “it’s long overdue.” Read More