Report | Environment America Research and Policy Center

Wind Power to Spare: The Enormous Energy Potential of Atlantic Offshore Wind

The Atlantic coast states are dependent on fossil fuels, which pollute our air, put our health at risk, and contribute to global warming. In response, states in the region are moving toward an energy system powered by clean, renewable sources: Atlantic states now generate enough wind and solar energy to power nearly 2 million homes, 19 times more than just a decade ago.

News Release

Offshore Wind Energy Enough to Power the Atlantic Coastal States

From Maine to Florida, the winds blowing off the Atlantic Coast could be the power source for a clean energy future.

News Release | Environment America

180 U.S. Mayors Call for Use of Solar Power

A bipartisan group of 180 U.S. mayors, representing cities large and small in 42 states, are speaking out in support of solar energy.

News Release | Environment America

City of Tempe Passes 100 Percent Renewable Energy Goal

On Thursday night, the Tempe City Council approved a resolution committing the city to 100 percent renewable energy by 2035. 

News Release | Environment America

New guide offers U.S. mayors 10 ways cities can go solar

With millions of available rooftops, rising public demand for renewable energy, and much-improved storage technology, America’s cities are resolving local air pollution and power generation issues by switching to solar power.

News Release | Environment America

Vermonters featured in project highlighting “Voices for 100% Renewable Energy”

Today, Environment America announced five Vermont residents as leading voices for clean energy.

News Release | Environment America

Project Celebrates America’s Voices for Clean Energy

Today, Environment America celebrated people from across America in a project called Voices for 100% Renewable Energy.

News Release | Environment America

Colleges & Universities Urged to Shift to Generating 100 Percent of Their Energy From Renewable Sources

Today, Environment America and the Student PIRGs released a letter urging the higher education community to lead America’s transition to using clean, renewable energy sources. 

News Release | Environment America

World-Class Research Universities Announce University Climate Change Coalition

Today, at the 2018 Higher Education Climate Leadership Summit hosted by Second Nature and The Intentional Endowments Network, a coalition of 13 world-class North American research universities launched the University Climate Change Coalition (UC3).

A 21st century State of the Union should present a vision for a clean energy future

By | Ross Sherman
Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy, Digital Organizer

According to the White House, President Trump’s State of the Union address will discuss the challenges of the coming year in an optimistic, forward-looking and bipartisan manner. We support that notion wholeheartedly, but we’re also mindful of his past rhetoric.

Pages