Tag Archives: climate change

Solar Panels at Georgetown University Spur Neighborhood Equity

We are thrilled to announce that we have partnered with Root + Branch to initiate the largest project in our Neighborhood Solar Equity program with Georgetown University.  Together, we are set to install 1.1 mW on Georgetown’s campus, making it one … Continue reading

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Americans and Climate Change

New data released by the Yale Program on Climate Communication and summarized by Nadia Popovich, John Schwartz and Tatiana Schlossberg in the New York Times gives a detailed view of public opinion on global warming. Spoiler alert: Americans believe in global warming, but aren’t … Continue reading

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People + the planet: Cleveland’s push for environmental justice

We love to learn about how urban centers become healthier, more environmentally responsible, and more energy independent. In the heart of the Rust Belt, Cleveland, shows us how a city can meet climate challenges while supporting equity and inclusion. 

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Climate justice and the “climate gap”

Climate change affects different groups of people unequally. Climate justice is an attempt to alleviate this inequity.

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“Stewards of the earth:” Ackerman on environmentalism

Acclaimed author Diane Ackerman recently expressed optimism about the future of the planet. It’s a sentiment that we at Community Renewable Energy share.

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Combating carbon pollution

In light of  the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)’s recent move to regulate power plants’ CO2 emissions, the Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA)’s new report is particularly relevant.  

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Risky business: climate change

Climate change is taking a financial toll. 

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This week in renewable energy: 5/16/14

Every week, Community Renewable Energy shares important clean energy developments– and some that are just plain cool. Here’s what we’ve been reading.

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Obama spotlights the dangers of climate change

This week, the White House released the 3rd National Climate Assessment. We share some of the most significant findings.

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Reactions to Obama’s climate change plan

Last week, we discussed President Obama’s recent speech on climate change. Today, we round up a collection of some of the most thought-provoking reactions to his plan.

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