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Millions of Americans Breathed Polluted Air in 2018

People across America regularly breathe polluted air that increases their risk of premature death, and can also trigger asthma attacks and other adverse health impacts....

Jan 28, 2020 Report

In Boston, a city overflowing with cars, and with a transit system that feels increasingly decrepit, a massive new development project is taking place at...

Jan 27, 2020 Blog Post

At a time when climate change threatens our future, the United States continues to spend four dollars expanding the highway network for every dollar it...

Jan 21, 2020 Blog Post

The technology to transition to 100 percent electric buildings exists today, though strong public policies will be needed to make the switch in time to...

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

In the face of climate change and the potential for recurring, devastating drought, California needs to rethink agriculture - including how, where, and which crops...

Nov 26, 2019 Blog Post

We should reexamine the degree to which we equate speed and rapid movement with “progress.” We should also give a leg up to slower travel...

Nov 25, 2019 Blog Post

What does economics look like when resources are no longer scarce? And how can a doughnut help us visualize a new economic system for the...

Nov 22, 2019 Blog Post
Lessons from Cities Pioneering Clean Transportation

Electric buses deliver important health and environmental benefits. Early adopters, however, have had to overcome technological and economic hurdles. Case studies from six electric bus...

Oct 10, 2019 Report

As I recently waited in a crumbling subway station for an overcrowded train, I couldn’t help but consider finding another way to work - like...

Oct 4, 2019 Blog Post

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