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A decade of progress toward a clean energy future

Clean energy is sweeping across America. Today, America produces almost four times as much renewable electricity from the sun and wind as it did in...

Oct 21, 2020 Report

Decarbonizing our energy production, transportation system and industrial sector would accomplish most of America's climate goals. And most Americans want federal action on the environment....

Sep 11, 2020 Blog Post

As America faces the climate crisis, it is good to know that many of the nation’s leading colleges are taking their responsibility to build a...

Aug 19, 2020 Blog Post
Who Is Leading the Transition to 100% Renewable Energy on Campus?

Colleges and universities are leading the transition to 100% renewable energy. Top campuses are already getting 100% or more of their power from clean sources,...

Aug 19, 2020 Report

Electrification is a critical strategy for ending the direct use of fossil fuels for space and water heating, cooking and other commercial and residentail functions....

Aug 14, 2020 Blog Post

Millions of Americans are facing financial hardships due to COVID-19. Taking lessons from the past and investing in energy efficiency can play a part in...

Jun 22, 2020 Blog Post

Our annual ranking finds that cities across the country are expanding their solar power capacities. When a good idea gains momentum, widespread public support and...

May 29, 2020 Blog Post
The Top U.S. Cities for Solar Energy

What does the solar revolution look like in America's cities? Our seventh annual survey of solar energy in America’s biggest cities finds that solar energy...

May 27, 2020 Report

As America and the world enter the 2020s, our collective problems – from global warming to plastic pollution to political polarization to the persistence of...

Dec 23, 2019 Blog Post
How to Repower Where We Live, Work and Learn with Clean Energy

America can and must move toward meeting our energy needs with 100 percent renewable energy. Getting there will require that we end the burning of...

Dec 19, 2019 Report

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