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A few highlights from our work in 2016, including envisioning a new transportation future, highlighting the promise of solar energy, exposing the dangers of fracking,...

Jan 4, 2017 Blog Post
Utilities and Fossil Fuel Interests That Are Undermining American Solar Power - 2016 Edition

Behind the scenes, electric utilities, fossil fuel interests and powerful industry front groups have begun chipping away at the key policies that have put solar...

Dec 1, 2016 Report

If you care about making social change of any kind, the inclination to worship data and analytics and to downplay vision and values is one...

Nov 9, 2016 Blog Post
The Value of Rooftop Solar Power for Consumers and Society - 2016 Edition

A review of 16 recent analyses shows that individuals and businesses that decide to “go solar” generally deliver greater benefits to the grid and society...

Oct 18, 2016 Report
Fracking Puts the Nation’s Most Vulnerable People at Risk

Oil and gas companies are fracking near our communities, polluting our air and water, and risking the health of our children and other vulnerable populations....

Oct 13, 2016 Report

Over the summer, my seven-year-old son and I flew to Los Angeles to visit his cousins. When we arrived, he was fidgety from having to...

Oct 13, 2016 Blog Post

In order for humans to continue to prosper, our society must take action to curb global warming. Our new report, Carbon-Cutting Success Stories, shows that...

Sep 23, 2016 Blog Post
How the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Is Reducing Pollution and Investing in People

Numbers cannot tell the full story of the success of the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. The case studies highlighted in this report show how this...

Sep 15, 2016 Report

Earthquakes are becoming a great risk to the people of Oklahoma, Texas and Ohio, and evidence points to the disposal of fracking wastewater.

Sep 12, 2016 Blog Post

After a summer of apartment hunting, I have acquired both a place to live for the next year and a persisting habit of browsing housing...

Aug 29, 2016 Blog Post

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