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Solar energy is booming across the country, and with good reason. Solar panels generate emission-free energy, at a price increasingly competitive with electricity generated from...

Mar 10, 2016 Report
How the Roofs of Big Box Stores Can Help America Shift to Clean Energy

America must take advantage of untapped opportunities to install solar technologies, like using rooftops of large superstores and “big box” retail stores as hosts for...

Feb 16, 2016 Report

In December, the California Public Utility Commission (CPUC) decided to keep strong net metering in California for years to come. The decision, made over the...

Feb 12, 2016 Blog Post

2015 was the warmest year on Earth since recordkeeping began in 1880. Furthermore, temperatures in 2015 broke the previous record, set in 2014, by the...

Jan 27, 2016 Blog Post

Last month, the Nevada Public Utility Commission voted to put in place new rates and charges for solar customers that could kill the growth of...

Jan 25, 2016 Blog Post

America’s drive toward a clean energy future got a big boost this week after Congress renewed two key tax incentives for renewable electricity—the Production Tax...

Dec 21, 2015 Blog Post
American Wind Power is Cutting Carbon Pollution Today and Paving the Way for a Clean Energy Future

Wind power has already significantly reduced climate-altering carbon pollution: In 2014 alone, wind-generated electricity averted an estimated 143 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions,...

Dec 3, 2015 Report

In recent days new research has emerged that specifically highlights fracking’s impact on reproductive health, and adds to a growing body of evidence suggesting that...

Oct 26, 2015 Blog Post
Fracking Near Pennsylvania's Most Vulnerable Residents

Since 2007, more than 9,000 wells employing fracking have been drilled in Pennsylvania - many of them in close proximity to schools, day care facilities,...

Oct 20, 2015 Report

The battle over solar energy could use some sunlight. That’s why we just released Blocking the Sun, a new report that pulls back the veil...

Oct 13, 2015 Blog Post

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