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New Mexico Governor Signs Energy Transition Act

On Friday, Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham, D-N.M., signed into law the Energy Transition Act (ETA), which boosts New Mexico's renewable portfolio standard...
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Environment America Rolls Out Toolkit To Help U.S. Cities Go Solar

Environment America Research and Policy Center has released a new solar toolkit to support cities and towns with going solar.
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Two Pennsylvania Townships Announce 100% Renewable Energy Goals

On March 6, the Schuylkill Township Board of Supervisors in Pennsylvania unanimously approved a resolution to transition the township to 100% renewable...
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Nevada Bill Proposes 50% RPS, With Support From SEIA

State Sen. Chris Brooks, D-Nev., has introduced legislation that would increase Nevada’s renewable portfolio standard (RPS) to 50% by 2030.
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Solar And Wind Each Beat Natural Gas For New Generating Capacity In January

According to an analysis by the SUN DAY Campaign of newly released data from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC), new solar...
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New Mexico Moves Forward On 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Bill

The New Mexico legislature has passed the Energy Transition Act (S.B.489), a bill that would make electricity generation 100% carbon-free by 2045...
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Minnesota’s Walz Administration Lays Out 100% Clean Energy Path

This week, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz and Lt. Gov. Peggy Flanagan announced their "One Minnesota Path to Clean Energy," a set of...
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Climate Scientists Back Xcel’s 100% Carbon-Free Electricity Goals

Xcel Energy’s vision to deliver 100% carbon-free electricity to customers is now backed by a scientific study, the company says.
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With Cap-And-Trade, West Coast States Are Building Out A Green New Deal

The Green New Deal, rolled out in early February by U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., and Sen. Edward J. Markey, D-Mass., brings...
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Atlanta City Council Approves 100% Clean Energy Roadmap

Today, the Atlanta City Council doubled down on its commitment to transition to 100% renewable energy by unanimously adopting “Clean Energy Atlanta,”...
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Clean Energy Jobs Act Fights For 100% Renewables In Illinois

Illinois lawmakers have rolled out the Clean Energy Jobs Act, proposed legislation to move Illinois to 100% renewable energy by 2050, cut...
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Gov. Mills Commits Maine To Climate Change Action

During her remarks at the E2Tech 2019 Conference this morning, Gov. Janet Mills, D-Maine, announced that Maine has joined the United States...