Environment America Blog

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Morgan Folger
Director, Destination: Zero Carbon

States can and should continue to lead the way to cleaner technology including zero-emission trucks, which will help them address local air pollution problems and meet climate goals.

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Morgan Folger
Director, Destination: Zero Carbon

Our Destination: Zero Carbon Campaign Director testified in front of the EPA in support of state authority to tackle truck pollution.

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

With the Governor's signature Rhode Island plans to get all it's electricity from 100% renewable sources by 2033 -- the fastest timeline of any state in the nation.

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

Today, a key committee in the California Assembly passed Senate Bill 379, which requires cities to adopt automated solar permitting. 

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

Rhode Island is at least the tenth state to codify a commitment to 100% clean or renewable energy.

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

Climate solutions that can help solve global warming and address our wildfire crisis

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Dyani Chapman
State Director, Alaska Environment Action

The comment period on the EPA's Proposed Determination to stop the Pebble Mine has been extended until September 6th, 2022. 

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Dyani Chapman
State Director, Alaska Environment Action

Methane gas (often known as natural gas) has heated the homes of many Americans for over a century — and for over a century, it has been prone to leaks, putting communities and the environment in danger. With growing awareness of the impact of methane leaks on the climate, and with growing availability of safer alternatives, it is clear that gas has no place in a modern clean energy network.

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

Designing pollinator friendly habitats into solar farms offers a win-win.

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Morgan Folger
Director, Destination: Zero Carbon