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EPA Takes On More Smog Pollution from Oil and Gas Industry

In another important step towards reining in harmful air pollution from the oil and gas industry, last week EPA finalized guidelines triggering Clean Air Act requirements for states to address the sector’s contribution to ozone sm

Efficiency Gains Globally, Two-Thirds of Savings Untapped

Global energy savings in 2015 reached a new high, equaling 13 percent of total consumption, despite lower energy prices and higher economic growth.

Ohio Businesses Urge Lawmakers To Thaw Clean Energy Freeze

Ohio’s renewable energy and energy efficiency industry is at a critical inflection point.

NRDC Submits Comments on Proposed Flood Protection Rule

On Friday, NRDC submitted comments on proposed rule to update FEMA’s floodplain management regulations. The proposed updates, which seek to implement President Obama’s flood protection standard, are a significant step forward for strengthening the resilience of the nation to the increasing risk of flooding due to the effects of climate change.

Part 3: What Does It Take to Realize the 1.5 Degree Scenario

This blog series is an effort to present some preliminary thoughts on how the U.S. and other nations could limit the increase in global average temperature to 1.5 C.