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From electric buses to geothermal heating: 11 ways college campuses can help usher in a renewable energy future

America's colleges and universities are playing a huge role in helping the world transition to 100 percent renewable energy.

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A Citizen's Guide to Energy Efficiency

The good news is, America can reduce its energy consumption 40-60% by mid-century, simply by using better technologies and eliminating waste across our economy—and those reductions are the lowest-cost climate solution we’ve got. There’s plenty we can do as individuals, plus we need our governments and other institutions to lead the effort, providing us with policy tools and continuing to advance technological solutions.

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Spokane City Council: Mayor's veto on 100 percent renewable energy a no-go

Spokane is back on track to 100 percent renewable energy. On Sept. 17, the Spokane City Council overrode Mayor David Condon‘s veto of the council's August vote to set a 100 percent renewable energy goal for the city...

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From Fresno to Dearborn to Pittsburgh, Americans stand up for clean cars

With the country's Clean Cars standards at stake, Americans turned out to stand up for cleaner air and a more stable climate.

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U.S. Senate holds first hearing on brewing water contamination crisis

They're used in products from non-stick pans to water-resistant clothing—and now these toxic chemicals are showing up in our drinking water.

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