renewable energy

Paris to Pittsburgh Film Screening Photos

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Thu, 06/06/2019 - 4:21pm

Thank you for joining us at the Screening of Paris to Pittsburgh on May 29th!

From coastal cities to America’s heartland, Paris to Pittsburgh celebrates how Americans are demanding and developing real solutions in the face of climate change. And as the weather grows more deadly and destructive, they aren’t waiting on Washington to act.

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New York City Bills Would Set The Stage To Replace Rikers Island Jail With A Solar Farm

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Wed, 06/12/2019 - 6:19pm

The New York City Council is preparing to consider a trio of bills that would set the stage to convert the infamously violent jail complex on Rikers Island into a solar farm and wastewater treatment facility.

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California has too much solar power. That might be good for ratepayers

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Fri, 06/07/2019 - 3:35pm

California set two renewable energy records last week: the most solar power ever flowing on the state’s main electric grid, and the most solar power ever taken offline because it wasn’t needed.

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Democrats unveil Green New Deal with support from at least 5 presidential hopefuls

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Sun, 02/10/2019 - 4:31pm

Democrats launched a sweeping plan Thursday to transform the U.S. economy to combat climate change and create thousands of jobs in renewable energy, signaling its likely elevation as a central campaign issue in 2020 despite President Donald Trump's failure to mention climate change in his State of the Union address.

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Germany to close all 84 of its coal-fired power plants, will rely primarily on renewable energy

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Mon, 01/28/2019 - 11:08am

Germany, one of the world’s biggest consumers of coal, will shut down all 84 of its coal-fired power plants over the next 19 years to meet its international commitments in the fight against climate change, a government commission said Saturday.