Local Film Maker Wins Online Climate Change Contest

(Washington, DC – February 5, 2009) Today Environmental Defense Action Fund announced the winners of an ad competition challenging filmmakers to explain how capping greenhouse gas pollution will break America’s addiction to oil. Two winners were selected, one chosen by EDAF staff and one by thousands of online voters.

The winner of the Climate Activist´s Choice Award, selected by an online vote, is Scott Canney from Adel, Iowa. Scott´s video, Thinking Cap shows that a carbon cap is really a thinking cap- it helps keep money here at home.

You can view the winning entries at edf.org/climatevideos.

Read the full article at the Southern Maryland Online.