June 27, 2013
by Franz Matzner
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Congressional Chorus of Climate Support

Franz Matzner, Associate Director of Government Affairs, Washington, D.C.
President Obama’s climate announcement reminded everyone what is at stake—the fate of our planet and what we are leaving behind for our children.&nbsp… Continue reading

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May 30, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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New Jersey Approves $446 Million Solar Power Proposal

The renewable energy plan includes loans for residents and businesses and building new solar installations. Continue reading

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April 6, 2012
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Climate, Energy and Environment News 4/1- 4/7/2012

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Chile
Chile’s Supreme Court released its final verdict in favor of HydroAysén, the project which would build five dams on the Baker and Pascua Rivers in the Patagonia r… Continue reading

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November 4, 2011
by Amanda Maxwell
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Latin America Climate, Energy, & Environmental News 10/31-11/4/2011

Amanda Maxwell, Latin America Advocate, Washington, DC
Chile
A new energy group entitled the “Comisión Ciudadana Técnico Parlamentaria para la Política y la Matriz Eléctrica (CCTP)” or the Citizen… Continue reading

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October 11, 2011
by Reduce
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Congress’s Trash to be Burned for Energy

This spring, House Republicans caused controversy when, in an effort to cut costs, they cancelled Congress’ food scraps composting program and brought back polystyrene foam cups and plastic utensils to their cafeteria. Now the Architect of the Capitol (AoC), the agency that recently assumed responsibility for the House’s sustainability initiatives, announced a new destination for the 5,300 [...] Continue reading

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March 31, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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Obama Lays Out Ambitious Clean Energy Plan, Now We Need to Make it a Reality

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City On Wednesday, President Obama laid out an ambitious plan for a clean energy future. That future will be built on advanced cars, energy efficiency, and renewable power, the president said. It will also … Continue reading

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February 28, 2011
by Dale Bryk
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New report: RGGI is cutting pollution, lowering bills & creating jobs on East Coast

In a country that can seem crippled by partisan rancor, where we’ve really never had a comprehensive energy plan, it’s nice to see that it is possible to make meaningful progress on some of the most challenging issues of our time. 
A n… Continue reading

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