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Bright Spots Across the Country, Climate Action Hotline, 7.18.11

Bright Spots Across the Country, Climate Action Hotline, 7.18.11

July 19, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Peter Bahouth, Executive Director July 18, 2011 Bright Spots Across the Country On Monday the House of Representative voted down a bill that would have repealed a set of lighting efficiency standards set to phase in at the end of the year. The legislation (H.R. 2417) from Rep. Joe Barton (R-Texas) failed on a vote […]

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Green Economy and Climate Attitudes

Green Economy and Climate Attitudes

June 21, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

Member Reports Green Economy Adaptation: On June 20, 2011 Oxfam released a report, “Adapting For A Green Economy; Companies, Communities and Climate Change.” Based on results from a 2010 survey of corporate signatories to the United Nations Global Compact and the United Nations Environment Programme Caring for Climate initiative, the report shows the business perspective […]

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Where US Efficiency and Emissions Rules Mean New Jobs: $6 Billion in industrial development, thousands of jobs in Michigan

Where US Efficiency and Emissions Rules Mean New Jobs: $6 Billion in industrial development, thousands of jobs in Michigan

May 27, 2010 by · 8 Comments 

By Keith Schneider US Climate Action Network On Friday, May 21, President Obama gathered in the Rose Garden the chiefs of his transportation and environmental departments to take the next big step to leverage federal climate policy and clean energy investment to spur new job growth. The president directed Transportation Secretary Ray La Hood and […]

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