News Release | Environment America

New rankings compare colleges and universities on progress toward clean energy

 In a new study released today, colleges and universities were ranked in five categories based on their shift to renewable energy sources like solar and wind power.

Report | Environment America Research and Policy Center

America's Top Colleges for Renewable Energy

America’s colleges and universities are leading the transition to a 100 percent renewable energy system. Small liberal arts colleges, large public universities and community colleges alike, from every corner of the U.S., are taking the lead in reducing energy consumption, deploying renewable energy technologies, and switching to electric vehicles.

News Release | Environment America

Gov. Lujan Grisham and New Mexico embark on a path to 100 percent carbon-free electricity

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham has signed the state’s groundbreaking Energy Transition Act (ETA) into law, meaning that by 2045, the Land of Enchantment should be fully powered by clean, carbon-free electricity.

News Release | Environment America

Passage of renewable energy bill puts New Mexico at forefront of carbon-free electricity

A groundbreaking renewable energy bill heads to Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham for her signature.

News Release | Environment America

University of California, Berkeley, commits to 100% clean energy

The University of California, Berkeley, will transition to 100 percent clean, renewable sources for all of its energy, including heating, transportation and electricity by 2050. This announcement builds on the commitment by the University of California system to purchase all of of its electricity from renewable sources by 2025.

A President’s Day celebration of savings

By | Allie Astor
Energy Efficiency Campaign, Associate

How appliance efficiency standards protect our planet and our pocketbooks

Clean energy is coming to more of America's college and universities.

The race is on: Which state will be the next to commit to 100 percent clean energy?

News Release | Environment America

Environment America response to the 2019 State of the Union

In his second State of the Union address, President Donald Trump touched on a few topics, such as infrastructure, that are crucial to our environment and the future of our planet.

News Release | Environment America

Environment America partners with students and faculty to urge colleges and universities to shift to 100 percent clean, renewable power

Environment America, along with students across the country, will launch 50 campaigns in 15 states this year, imploring colleges and universities to generate 100 percent of their energy from renewable sources.

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