The Political Divide on Coal vs. Renewables Is Fake News

New polls show that all Americans—Democrats, Republicans, and independents alike—want to close the book on our dirtiest fossil fuel.

February 22, 2019
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How much longer can politicians pretend that it’s a divisive issue?

NRDC in Action

Dan Sawmiller, NRDC’s Ohio energy policy director, forms unexpected alliances to build out renewables in the Buckeye State.

Midwest Dispatch

Two new bills could put the Prairie State on the path to 100 percent renewable energy within decades.

Guide

Wind and solar are powering a clean energy revolution. Here’s what you need to know about renewables and how you can help make an impact at home.

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Americans know which way the energy winds are blowing—and in the heartland, they’re blowing mightily.

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Utilities aren’t waiting for the Supreme Court’s Clean Power Plan verdict to green up their act.

Midwest Dispatch

Since the election, Illinois, Michigan, and Ohio have been keeping their clean power progress strong.

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A number of governors who campaigned on renewables and other environmental causes won their races—and the chance to get their states moving on serious climate action.

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Ohio citizens shouldn’t let them get away with it.

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Four out of five of us express support for the Endangered Species Act. Its attackers should take note.

Midwest Dispatch

A 400-megawatt solar farm could make this region a hub for clean power and big companies looking to cut carbon.

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But denialist lawmakers aren’t going to make it easy.