Director of the Heat Policy Innovation Hub at Duke’s Nicholas Institute Ashley Ward spoke with 97.9 The Hill’s Andrew Stuckey on Thursday, September 7th. She discussed a recent court ruling in favor of youth climate activists in Montana. She also talked about her work at the Heat Policy Innovation Hub and why it is so critical right now. She also discussed upcoming events she will be attending, including New York Climate Week and more.

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