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Climate Change Advisory Committee (CCAC)

The CCAC serves as the advisory committee mandated under the Pennsylvania Climate Change Act (Act 70 of 2008) to provide advice to the Department regarding the implementation of the provisions of Act 70.

The CCAC is comprised of 18 appointed members and 3 ex officio members. Appointed members are representatives from the scientific, business and industry, transportation, environmental, social, outdoor and sporting, labor and other affiliated communities. Ex officio members are the Secretary of the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, the Secretary of Community and Economic Development and the Chair of the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission or their designees.

Liaison (Lindsay Byron, email: lbyron@pa.gov, phone: (717) 772-8951) 

Meeting Information and Materials

August 25, 2020

WebEx information:

Event: Climate Change Advisory Committee Meeting - August 25, 2020
Event address for attendees
Date and time: Tuesday, August 25, 2020 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Audio conference: +1-415-655-0003
Access code: 132 631 7289


June 30, 2020

WebEx information:

Event: Climate Change Advisory Committee Meeting - June 30, 2020
Event address for attendees
Date and time: Tuesday, June 30, 2020 10:00 am Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Audio conference: United States Toll +1-415-655-0003 Access code: 795 258 483


April 30, 2020

WebEx information:

Event: Climate Change Advisory Committee Meeting
Event address for attendees
Date and time: Thursday, April 30, 2020 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00)
Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
Audio conference: United States Toll +1-415-655-0003 Show all global call-in numbers Access code: 792 184 191

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February 25, 2020

December 10, 2019

October 1, 2019

June 25, 2019

April 23, 2019

February 26, 2019

Pennsylvania Climate Change Reports

Climate Change Action Plan

The Pennsylvania Climate Change Act (Act 70 of 2008) requires DEP to prepare and update every three years the Climate Change Action Plan in consultation with the CCAC.

The Pennsylvania Climate Action Plan 2018 (PDF) Update is now available to the public, along with the Energy Assessment Report (PDF) for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, which helped to inform the development of our Climate Action Plan 2018.

Pennsylvania Climate Impacts Assessment

The Pennsylvania Climate Change Act (Act 70 of 2008) requires DEP to update every three years a report on the anticipated impacts of climate change to Pennsylvania.

Other Climate Change Resources:

CCAC Archive