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Climate Action Hotline, 2.27.12

Climate Action Hotline, 2.27.12

February 27, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

  LOOK OUT! The weekly Climate Action Hotline will be changing over the next few weeks.  As you may know, the US Climate Action Network has grown to include more than 85 member organizations with many more allies working on climate and energy issues. We love to share the great work happening on climate change, not […]

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The Unsettling Attacks on Green Cities and Counties

The Unsettling Attacks on Green Cities and Counties

February 15, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Guest blog by Michael Schmitz, Executive Director of ICLEI USA Back in 2010, when Colorado gubernatorial candidate Dan Maes accused Denver’s bicycle sharing program of being part of an insidious United Nations conspiracy to take over America’s communities, a nation chuckled at the absurdity. “Cities Engage in Vast Biking Conspiracy (Shh!)” read a New York […]

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Congress Holds Key to Creating Green Jobs

Congress Holds Key to Creating Green Jobs

February 6, 2010 by · 4 Comments 

Hundreds of thousands of jobs would be created if the U.S. would institute a renewable electricity standard (RES) to mandate creating 25 percent of its power from renewable sources, according to a new report. The report from RES Alliance, a group of renewable energy companies, says the creation of a federal RES could create 274,000 […]

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