Environment America Research and Policy Center Latest Blog Posts

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign

The fiscal argument against drilling is just one of many reasons why we should leave the Arctic alone

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

The Department of Energy came out on Wednesday with a new report entitled Solar Futures. The study shows that by 2035, solar energy has the potential to power 40% of the nation’s electricity and drive deep decarbonization of the grid. Here's my take.

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Malia Libby
Save the Bees, Associate

We need to stop the monarch's rapid descent toward extinction 

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Steve Blackledge
Senior Director, Conservation America Campaign

A crucial stretch of California’s ocean is missing protections

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Lisa Frank
Executive Director, Washington Legislative Office, Environment America

The alterations we have made to the natural landscape in recent decades have profoundly impacted not only what we see — skyscrapers, highways, and lots of pollution — but also what we hear.

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Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

Here’s the play by play of my journey to install a heat pump heating/cooling system in our cottage.

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Virginia Carter
Conservation America Campaign, Associate

Bears Ears Monument is an important historical, cultural, and ecological site

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Ellen Montgomery
Director, Public Lands Campaign
Mitchell Ukropina
Our Wild Forests Campaign, Associate

Old trees growing in North American forests are helping us combat climate change

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Bryn Huxley-Reicher
Policy Associate, Frontier Group

Utilities and powerful special interests are working – often out of public view – to undermine rooftop solar power across America.

We know that solar energy is on the rise in big cities like Los Angeles and Honolulu... but what does progress look like in the rural sector? Graham Marema of Environment America and Tim Marema of the Daily Yonder (known to some as “dad”) team up to tackle the question.