September 16, 2013
by Frances Beinecke
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Redford and Other Leaders Encourage Americans to Say No to Dirty Fuels and Yes to Clean Energy

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City
I have worked to curb climate change for more than a decade. I keep up the fight because I know we can tackle this crisis. I know clean energy solutions exist that can reduce dangerous … Continue reading

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February 12, 2013
by MoreRecycling
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Environmental hazards or energy solutions? Geophysicists size up energy resources, carbon capture and fracking

Decisions about future energy challenges are too often hindered by propaganda, half-truths and a limited grasp of the science that informs the choice and use of hydrocarbon and other resources, according to delegates at the annual conference of the Bri… Continue reading

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November 21, 2012
by Rocky Kistner
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Keystone XL Tar Sands Pipeline Protest Signals a Renewed Fight for Clean Energy

Rocky Kistner, Communications Associate, Washington, DC
Thanksgiving is traditionally a time to celebrate the positive things in life, to cherish friends and family and individual accomplishments. But in a rapidly-warming world chock-fu… Continue reading

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November 16, 2012
by Carolina Herrera
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Helping climate change solutions cross borders: the U.S. must work with Latin America on climate and energy during next four years

Carolina Herrera, Latin America Advocate, Washington DC
The U.S. Latino vote in 2012 was rightly predicted to play a pivotal role, but that didn’t bring Latin America much closer to center stage during the election. While many Lat… Continue reading

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October 12, 2012
by Amrita Batra
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India Green News (9/25-10/2/12): "Solar Policy, Renewable Energy Financing and Biodiversity"

Amrita Batra, Program Assistant, India Initiative and Food and Agriculture, San Francisco
Energy
India: Andhra Pradesh Announces Solar Policy
“The Andhra Pradesh government has announced its solar policy. Tax benefits are on the t… Continue reading

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November 11, 2011
by Peter Lehner
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With Keystone XL Pipeline Stalled, America Can Focus on Real Energy Solutions that Create Real Jobs

Peter Lehner, Executive Director, New York City
On Thursday the State Department and the President announced they will conduct a new review of the Keystone XL pipeline. More time is needed to examine the pipeline’s impact on … Continue reading

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September 23, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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A Global Day of Action to Move the Planet toward Cleaner Energy Solutions

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City
Tomorrow our friends at 350.org are hosting a global day of action dedicated to solving the climate crisis by ending the world’s dependence on fossil fuels. Called “Moving P… Continue reading

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July 21, 2011
by Susan Casey-Lefkowitz
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"Irresponsible and unsustainable": Allegiance to Big Oil is undermining Canada’s international reputation

Susan Casey-Lefkowitz, Director International Program, Washington, D.C. Canada’s international reputation suffered another blow with the short-sighted endorsement by its energy ministers of continued expansion of the tar sands oil industry. This … Continue reading

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May 23, 2011
by Alex Jackson
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Court Orders Majority of California’s Climate Law to Proceed; Cap and Trade to Get Fresh Look

Alex Jackson, Sustainable Energy Fellow, San Francisco Last week, Judge Ernest Goldsmith of the San Francisco Superior Court ruled to keep the bulk of California’s climate law, AB 32, moving ahead without delay, and narrowed the scope of an ongoi… Continue reading

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April 15, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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Young Leaders Gather in DC to Demand Clean Energy and Green Jobs

Frances Beinecke, President of NRDC, New York City This weekend more than 10,000 young people will converge on Washington to stand up for a clean energy future. They are gathering for the Power Shift 2011 conference, part of a national movement to trai… 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 7, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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Keeping Our Air Clean Puts Americans to Work

On Tuesday I have the honor of speaking at the plenary session of the Good Jobs, Green Jobs conference in Washington. The conference is hosted by the Blue Green Alliance, a partnership of labor unions and environmental groups is 14.5 million members st… Continue reading

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January 26, 2011
by Frances Beinecke
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Obama Promotes Clean Energy and Clean Air in the State of the Union

In last night’s State of the Union Address, President Obama presented a bold, confident plan for leading America into the future, and he placed clean energy solutions at its center. These technologies, he said, will help our nation “win the… Continue reading

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January 24, 2011
by Peter Lehner
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An Environmental State of the Union: Opportunities for the Administration and the New Congress

When he delivers his State of the Union address on Tuesday, President Obama will present a report card on how the nation has fared the past year, offer up an agenda that seeks to bridge our partisan divide, and share with the American people his vision… Continue reading

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