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Keystone XL approval is wrong direction

By facilitating the transportation of dirty tar sands fuels, Keystone would add 27.4 million metric tons of global warming pollution to our atmosphere per year. President Trump's executive order advancing the Keystone XL pipeline is definitely a step in the wrong direction. READ MORE.

News Release | Environment America

New Orleans ranks among the nation’s leading cities for solar power

The Big Easy ranks ninth for solar power per capita, according to a new analysis of installed solar capacity released today by Environment America Research & Policy Center.

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News Release | Environment America

Health Professionals launch new effort to fight fracking in advance of National Public Health Week

In advance of National Public Health week, 631 health professionals from 46 states and The District of Columbia are calling on President Trump to take action to protect families from the health impacts of fracking.

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News Release | Environment America

Governor Carney could double the benefits of reducing power plant pollution

As the Trump administration prepares to rewrite the Clean Power Plan, the single largest step the U.S. has taken to limit climate change, Environment America Research & Policy Center released a new report showing that Governor Carney could double the benefits of reducing power plant pollution in Delaware.

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Report | Environment America Research and Policy Center

Shining Cities 2017

Solar power grew at a record-breaking pace in 2016. The United States now has 42 gigawatts (GW) of solar photovoltaic (PV) energy capacity, enough to power 8.3 million homes and reduce carbon dioxide emissions by 52.3 million metric tons annually.

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