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CRS Publishes Guides to Renewable Energy in the EPA Clean Power Plan

Parts 1 and 2 of "Renewable Energy in the EPA Clean Power Plan" explain emission rate credits and how the U.S. EPA's Clean Power Plan may effect existing renewable energy markets
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SAN FRANCISCO, November 2, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Center for Resource Solutions recently released two reports on the U.S. EPA’s Clean Power Plan, which directs states to implement greenhouse gas emissions limits for existing electricity generators.

Pressing Questions, Elusive Answers on Climate Change

The world is awash in questions about how we will respond to the urgent need for climate action, but answers remain obscure.
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As we race towards the upcoming COP 21 United Nations conference on climate change taking place in Paris in December, pressure is mounting to come up with concrete commitments and practical proposals to solve the critical issues of carbon emissions, clean energy adoption, resiliency, and climate action.

151 countries from Mexico to China have submitted plans to dramatically reduce emissions, rapidly adopt renewables, and quickly implement carbon pricing programs that incentivize heavy polluters to clean themselves up.

Bloomberg: Half a Billion Dollars Gets You a Gentler Climate Plan

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There could be half a billion reasons for the concessions President Barack Obama’s clean-power plan made to a defiant energy industry.

Inside Obama’s Clean Power Plan

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President Obama announced a bold new climate plan last week. The plan is being widely heralded by environmental advocates, but, perhaps unsurprisingly, pilloried by coal states and fossil fuel companies who are actively mounting legal challenges. This week on Sea Change Radio we talk with two environmental reporters, Alex Guillén from Politico and Tim McDonnell of Mother Jones. They provide an overview of the climate plan and its goals, discuss some political and legal responses, and talk about how it may be viewed globally as we anticipate the UN Climate Summit in Paris.

EPA’s Clean Power Plan: Miracle or Misguided?

The EPA recently announced a Clean Power Plan that will reduce carbon emissions from power plants by 32% by 2030, but is it enough to save our economy and environment?
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President Obama got it right when he recently said, “We are the first generation to feel the impact of climate change and the last generation that can do something about it.”

In an effort to become the first United States President to take comprehensive action against climate change, Obama, in conjunction with the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), announced earlier this week the first-ever limits on carbon dioxide emitted from power plants.

Clean Power Plan: How Solar Energy is a Cornerstone to Success

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This week's unveiling of the landmark Clean Power Plan by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, heralded as our nation’s most ambitious effort to combat climate change, highlights how uniquely positioned the solar industry is to help transition the country to a new clean energy future.

24 Ohio Companies and Investors Urge Gov. Kasich's Timely Implementation of EPA's Clean Power Plan

Letter stresses clean energy solutions as the most cost-effective way to drive business investment and generate jobs in transition to a low-carbon economy
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Boston, MA, July 31, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Today, 24 businesses and investors with a significant presence in Ohio issued a letter to Governor John Kasich offering strong support for the Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan for existing power plants, and encouraging the state’s “timely finalization” of its implementation plan. The letter was coordinated by the nonprofit sustainability advocacy organization Ceres.

18 Michigan Companies and Investors Urge Gov. Snyder's Timely Implementation of EPA's Clean Power Plan

Letter stresses clean energy solutions as the most cost-effective way to drive business investment and generate jobs in transition to a low-carbon economy
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BOSTON, July 31, 2015 /3BL Media/ - Today, 18 businesses and investors with a significant presence in Michigan

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