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Global Warming

The growth in renewable energy has exceeded our wildest expectations over the past few decades. If we continue to set ambitious goals, a clean energy...

Nov 9, 2020 Blog Post

“Electrifying everything” at the same time that “everything” is getting bigger, heavier, more energy intensive and more wasteful is a recipe for endless technological tail-chasing....

Oct 26, 2020 Blog Post
A decade of progress toward a clean energy future

Clean energy is sweeping across America. Today, America produces almost four times as much renewable electricity from the sun and wind as it did in...

Oct 21, 2020 Report

Decarbonizing our energy production, transportation system and industrial sector would accomplish most of America's climate goals. And most Americans want federal action on the environment....

Sep 11, 2020 Blog Post

The buses on the road today are already helping fight global warming, as they allow millions of people to get around without a car. Once...

Sep 10, 2020 Blog Post

As America faces the climate crisis, it is good to know that many of the nation’s leading colleges are taking their responsibility to build a...

Aug 19, 2020 Blog Post

From mass extinctions to super storms and melting ice caps, the world is in the midst of interlocking crises of climate change and loss of...

Jul 28, 2020 Blog Post

Many people have been staying home during COVID-19, forgoing travel of all kinds for work and pleasure. And that has had a big impact on...

Jul 23, 2020 Blog Post

Many plans for building new highways are absurd. But do we miss something important by limiting our conversation about “highway boondoggles” to new highway capacity?...

Jun 30, 2020 Blog Post
logging scars

Americans use 4 times more toilet paper than the global average. Producing it puts a global carbon sink at risk.

Apr 24, 2020 Blog Post

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