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A First Look at Progress Toward Meeting EmPOWER Maryland Goals

Maryland adopted the EmPOWER Maryland Act in 2008, establishing clear energy efficiency goals for the state. However, the state is not on track to achieve...

Apr 10, 2010 Report

It is untrue that global warming pollution and economic growth move in lockstep. It is possible to grow the economy while producing less pollution.

Apr 8, 2010 Blog Post

A host of studies, including a recent one by the National Academy of Sciences, have shown that there are plenty of cost-effective energy efficiency opportunities...

Apr 6, 2010 Blog Post

Yesterday, the Obama administration announced new fuel economy and emission standards for cars and light trucks that represent a huge leap forward in reducing our...

Apr 2, 2010 Blog Post
Key Public Transportation Projects and Their Benefits for the Constitution State

Public transportation makes a vital contribution to Connecticut's transportation system, relieving congestion, reducing our dependence on oil, curbing pollution, stimulating the economy, and helping to...

Apr 1, 2010 Report

Despite passage of new federal health care legislation, the nation will still need to address the problem of health care expenses that have been increasing...

Mar 31, 2010 Blog Post

It doesn't take too much sleuthing into the scientific record to find out that global warming is expected to lead to exactly the set of...

Mar 28, 2010 Blog Post

Two closely related efforts this month are drawing attention to the fact that cheap housing in far-off exurbia isn't as cheap as it seems -...

Mar 26, 2010 Blog Post

There's an old myth about solar energy that it is always "five years away."No longer. Solar energy is here, and it's ready to make a...

Mar 23, 2010 Blog Post
Priority Transit Projects for the 21st Century

Colorado’s transportation network does a poor job of meeting the needs of the state’s residents. Colorado's Transportation Crossroads explains how expanding public transportation can provide...

Mar 16, 2010 Report

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