US House of Representatives passed the American Clean Energy and Security Act

Jul 9 2009 - 11:25am

The US House of Representatives passed the American Clean Energy and Security Act (H.R. 2454) by a narrow margin of 219 to 212. The bill promotes cleaner energy and energy efficiency, and would ...

Pew Center study on 'The Clean Economy' shows growth in NY green jobs

Jul 9 2009 - 11:16am

A new Pew Center study The Clean...

Report on 'Green Prosperity' shows benefits of clean energy investments

Jul 9 2009 - 11:11am

The Natural Resources Defense Council and Green for All released a reportGreen Prosperity: How Clean-Energy Policies Can...

White House report on Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States

Jul 9 2009 - 10:57am

The White House released a new report on Global Climate Change Impacts in the...

New report on "Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions"

Jul 9 2009 - 10:54am

The International Alliance of Research Universities issued a report, Climate Change: Global Risks, Challenges and Decisions, that presents an up-to-date overview of recent climate change...

Energy and Climate Change

In the United States, as in other parts of the world, citizens are increasingly concerned about the threats to our future posed by climate change and our addiction to fossil fuels. In turn, many US citizens recognize the need to take responsibility for ourselves and our country in transforming the ways we produce and consume energy -- in our households, communities, regions and nation.