News Release | Environment America

Statement: Trump administration undermines key protections in bedrock environmental law

President Donald Trump announced today that his administration plans to make changes to one of America’s bedrock environmental laws, the National Environmental Policy Act.

News Release | Environment America

Year in review: Environmental victories in states highlight 2019

Advocates at the state and municipal levels made great strides this year in advancing renewable energy usage, decreasing plastic waste, creating cleaner transportation, and conserving land and wildlife. 

News Release | Environment America

Statement: California reaches historic one millionth solar roof

California has reached a milestone: one million roofs with solar panels.

Higher education conference highlights bright renewable energy ideas

By | Bronte Payne
Director, Go Solar Campaign

Last week, thousands of sustainability professionals and students flocked to Spokane, Wash. to talk about how higher education can play a leading role in tackling some of our most challenging environmental problems, from the climate crisis to our use of plastics. 

News Release | Environment America

Fighting for a brighter future: Lawsuit seeks to stop rollback of federal energy-efficient light bulb standards

A coalition of environmental groups filed a lawsuit today to challenge a U.S. Department of Energy rule rolling back light bulb efficiency standards. 

In 2019, renewables are ready for primetime

By | Emma Searson
Director, 100% Renewable Campaign

Technology is no longer the limiting factor.

Maine and Colorado are setting the pace for climate action in 2019

By | Ross Sherman
Communications Associate

New governors across the country have grabbed the mantle to address the climate crisis

News Release | Environment America

Statement: New York commits to net-zero carbon emissions by 2050

The New York Legislature has passed the Climate Leadership and Community Protection Act, putting the Empire State on a path to carbon-neutrality by 2050.

Washington is the latest state to go all-in on clean, carbon-free electricity.