Sarah Spengeman

Sarah Spengeman has a Ph.D. in political science from the University of Notre Dame and has been an educator, organizer and activist for more than 15 years. She is currently the deputy director of communications at Energy Innovation, a nonpartisan climate and energy policy think tank, and serves on the board of Interfaith Power and Light, which mobilizes people of faith and conscience to solve climate change.


Our imaginations can help create new climate possibilities

Though fictional, the book raises a very real question: Can the human capacity to imagine alternate climate futures actually help generate new, more hopeful realities?

August 15, 2022

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A Bigger Tent Delivers Stronger Wins for Climate: The Lesson From Illinois

The state’s recently passed Climate and Equitable Jobs Act offers a model for other states to build coalitions to help communities and the planet.

January 27, 2022