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Key Senators to Unveil Clean Energy Bill

9/30/2009 // By Miles Grant

This morning in DC, Sen. Barbara Boxer (D-CA) and Sen. John Kerry (D-MA) will detail their framework for comprehensive clean energy & climate legislation: The bill, which is still being revised, would make it easier for businesses to compensate for […] Read more >

Congressman Caveman: Solar Panel Smackdown!

9/1/2009 // By Miles Grant

Is your representative a member of the Caveman Energy Caucus? Find out at CongressmanCaveman.com. Read more >

Big Coal Denies Astroturfing by Citing…Astroturfing

8/18/2009 // By Miles Grant

Supporters of clean energy have been calling out front groups for polluters, who’ve been spending big money on ginning up phony opposition to the American Clean Energy and Security (ACES) Act. Now one of those front groups, the American Coalition […] Read more >

Waxman-Markey’s Renewable Energy Standard: Tough Enough?

5/14/2009 // By NWF

I’m one of the contributors over at the National Journal’s Energy & Environment Experts Blog. Here’s the question posed today: Does the [Waxman-Markey] proposal go far enough to promote the use of renewable electricity? Would all states reasonably be expected […] Read more >

Oil rig off the Louisiana coast, May 2010 (NWF staff photo)

5 Facts on Big Oil’s Campaign Against a Clean Energy Recovery

3/31/2009 // By Jeremy Symons

President Obama has asked Congress to deliver comprehensive energy legislation that invests in clean energy, creates millions of green jobs, cuts our dependence on dirty fossil fuels, and holds energy companies accountable for reducing global warming pollution. We can’t afford […] Read more >

Vote “Wild” This Election Day

10/30/2006 // By Kristin Johnson

If bears could vote, what kind of candidate would they cast their ballots for? This goofy flash video created back in 2000 landed in my inbox the other day to answer just that question. But how many people vote for […] Read more >

Poor-k Excuse

8/19/2005 // By Adam Kolton

When you work “inside the beltway,” as I do, politicians and their staff members sometimes tell you things they wouldn’t dare say to their constituents or the media. Mainly I hear lots of reasons — or more accurately excuses — […] Read more >

Doesn’t Arctic Drilling Belong in the Energy Bill?

8/1/2005 // By Adam Kolton

Congress at long last cranked out an energy bill last month — one that took six years to make. But it leaves out way too much — such as measures sought by conservationists on global warming, renewable energy and fuel […] Read more >

Hitting the Road to Protect the Arctic Refuge

7/21/2005 // By Shalen Fairbanks

Today, I’m proud to be an American. I stood side by side earlier with people from all walks of life — and together we kicked off a nationwide campaign to keep oil drilling out of the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge. […] Read more >