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A Decade of Progress Toward a Clean Energy Future

Renewables on the Rise 2018 looks at a decade of growth of five key clean energy technologies: solar power, wind power, energy efficiency, electric vehicles,...

Jul 17, 2018 Report
How Smart Local Policies Are Expanding Solar Power in America

Shining Cities 2018 ranks the largest U.S. cities by installed solar PV capacity and shows that effective public policies – more than the availability of...

Apr 4, 2018 Report
How Electric Vehicles and Renewable Energy Can Repower Washington State

Today, Washington’s transportation system is powered almost entirely by fossil fuels, a dependence that pollutes the air and water, and contributes to global warming. Road...

Feb 15, 2018 Report

Nationally, the two biggest culprits for global warming emissions are transportation and power plants. Electric vehicles may be able to help with both.

Feb 15, 2018 Blog Post

Local clean energy map and data for Washington towns and cities, based on data from the new report Road to a Fossil Free Washington.

Feb 15, 2018 Blog Post

There is an opportunity right now to build a new type of grid in Puerto Rico – one that is more resilient to natural disasters,...

Nov 13, 2017 Blog Post

In August 2017, my representatives voted to implement a rule that will seriously impede the growth of the solar energy industry in Maine. The new...

Nov 3, 2017 Blog Post

Blocking the Sun documents 20 fossil fuel-backed groups and electric utilities running some of the nation’s most aggressive campaigns to slow the growth of...

Nov 2, 2017 Blog Post

Clean, renewable energy, once novel, is now a core part of America’s energy infrastructure. America produces 43 times more solar power than it did in...

Aug 15, 2017 Blog Post

Getting off fossil fuels will take some hard work. The good news is that as cities across the country begin implementing climate plans, knowing what...

Aug 9, 2017 Blog Post

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