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Utilities and Fossil Fuel Interests That Are Undermining American Solar Power - 2017 Edition

Solar energy is booming in the United States. Blocking the Sun finds that behind the scenes, however, electric utilities, fossil fuel interests and powerful industry...

Nov 2, 2017 Report

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

This month, the world’s first utility-scale floating wind turbines started spinning off the coast of Scotland. These new turbines have a key difference from the...

Oct 27, 2017 Blog Post

America’s institutions of higher education can play a leadership role in the fight to prevent the worst impacts of global warming by setting a goal...

Oct 3, 2017 Blog Post
Ten Tools for Moving Your Campus to 100% Clean Energy

Environment America designed a series of 10 fact sheets as a resource for students, faculty and administrators interested in moving their campus toward sustainability. The...

Oct 3, 2017 Report

Drainage from abandoned mines is the primary cause of pollution in the headwaters of the Schuylkill River, as old mines in eastern Pennsylvania leak acid...

Aug 29, 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

Last week, we released Renewables on the Rise, which tracked the growth of five key clean energy technologies – solar, wind, energy efficiency, electric vehicles,...

Jul 31, 2017 Blog Post

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