November 19, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change

True Cost Accounting for a Climate Changed Economy

by Aaron Burgess

Last week, NextGen Climate America released an economic analysis by ICF International showing that meeting our national carbon emissions reduction goals will grow our economy, create millions of jobs,…

November 09, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy

Our Clean Energy Economy

by Dan Lashof

Climate change is our nation’s greatest challenge—left unaddressed, it will have devastating impacts on our economy, our environment, and our communities and families. The good news is that addressing this challenge…

October 07, 2015 Categories: California Clean Energy Climate Change Low-Carbon Fuel

Clean Transportation’s Hidden Win in SB 350

by Colin Murphy

  Sustainable transportation advocates have been locked in a pitched battle over the future of California’s mobility for the last several months. The Governor just signed SB 350 (De…

August 21, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change

When Citi Talks, Will People Listen?

by Dan Lashof

E.F. Hutton is long gone, but I still remember their iconic commercials from the 1970s, which declared, “When E.F. Hutton talks, people listen” (yes, I’m that old). This week…

August 07, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change EPA Rule

Another Giant Leap For Mankind

by Aaron Burgess

This week, with the Clean Power Plan, President Obama announced an ambitious goal, calling all Americans to take up the urgent task of addressing climate change. As President Obama and…

August 06, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change EPA Rule Low-Carbon Fuel

The Clean Power Plan Will Benefit Transportation, Too.

by Colin Murphy

It’s Not Just About the Power Plants. As climate advocates – and really, most of the nation– enjoy a well-deserved celebration after the announcement of the Clean Power Plan,…

July 30, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change EPA Rule

Clean Power Plan Resource Roundup

by David Weiskopf

Right now, power plants operate under federal limits on arsenic, mercury and soot they can release. But there are no federal rules restricting dangerous carbon pollution. That’s not safe. It’s…

July 23, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change EPA Rule

The Clean Power Plan Will Create Jobs and Cut Electricity Bills

by David Weiskopf

Despite the constant repetition of doom and gloom from the usual cast of characters seeking to protect polluter profits at the expense of our health, our kids, and our planet,…

July 09, 2015 Categories: Clean Energy Climate Change

To Keep it in the Ground, Keep it off the Boats

by David Weiskopf

This post was co-authored by David Weiskopf and Michelle Levinson In a recent post, we explained how coal’s toxic business model is in the…