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Trump Administration's Groundhog Day Budget: Slashing Clean Energy Again

WASHINGTON – The Trump administration reportedly is preparing to send to Congress a proposed FY19 budget seeking massive cuts to renewable energy and energy efficiency programs that save consumers money and create good-paying jobs.

January 31, 2018

Much of Historic Diablo Canyon Proposal Rejected

SAN FRANCISCO, CA – The California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) today rejected much of an historic joint proposal to retire and replace the state’s last nuclear plant, Diablo Canyon, with lower-cost, pollution-free alternatives, instead removing critical elements to protect the climate, plant workers, and surrounding communities.

January 11, 2018

FERC Rejects Illegal DOE Proposal to Prop Up Coal and Nuclear Plants

WASHINGTON, DC – The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) today rejected Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s controversial proposal designed to prop up aging and financially failing coal and nuclear plants.

January 08, 2018

Trump Administration Drilling Proposal: Polluters Before People

WASHINGTON - Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke will announce a Draft Proposed Plan today for offshore leasing through 2022 that would subject publicly owned coastal waters to dangerous and dirty oil and gas drilling.

January 04, 2018

New Mapping Tool Links Chinese Factory Environmental Impact to Brand Name Retailers; Bold Embrace of Radical Transparency Driving New Wave of Corporate Sustainability

NEW YORK, NY – Today, the Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) in the U.S. and the Institute of Public & Environmental Affairs (IPE) in China launched the IPE Green Supply Chain Map, the only tool in the world to openly link leading multinational corporations to their suppliers’ environmental performance. Based on publicly available data from the Chinese government, IPE’s database and map provide real-time data and historical trends in air pollution emissions and wastewater discharge for nearly 15,000 major industrial facilities in China and access to environmental supervision records for over half a million more.

January 04, 2018

NRDC, Partners Sue Trump to Block Revocation of Bears Ears Monument

WASHINGTON - The Natural Resources Defense Council and the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance—together with Earthjustice on behalf of nine other groups—today filed a lawsuit to block the Trump administration from revoking Utah’s Bears Ears National Monument

January 02, 2018

KARI BIRDSEYE
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Wildlife, Oceans, Marine Mammals, India, California Advocacy and California Climate Change Policy

LISA CARUSO
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202-717-8286
Clean Vehicles, Wildlife Trade

MARK DRAJEM
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202-289-2436
Federal Water Policy, Renewable Energy, Nuclear Energy, Infrastructure

JANET FANG
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China-based Climate, Energy and Wildlife

ANNE HAWKE
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Offshore Drilling, Federal Ocean Policy, Public Lands

MARGIE KELLY
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Forests, Chemicals, Drinking Water, Flooding, Fossil Fuels, Public Lands, Litigation

KATE KIELY
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Food (food waste, food toxics, antibiotics), Natural Gas, New York-based environmental issues

IVAN MORENO
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Midwestern and Western State Climate and Clean Air Policy, Chicago-based and Midwestern environmental issues, Environmental Justice

PAT REMICK
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Energy Efficiency, Utilities and Transmission

JAKE THOMPSON
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Air Pollution, Climate Change, International, Federal and Eastern State Climate Policy, Keystone XL

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