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Standing up to Unregulated Drilling in Los Angeles

Los Angeles is the largest urban oil field in the country with many active wells located within low-income neighborhoods characterized by high proportions of poor or unemployed folks and high percentage of non-English speakers. LDF grantee STAND LA is significantly...

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Standing up to Unregulated Drilling in Los Angeles

California Will Require Solar Power for New Homes

SACRAMENTO — Long a leader and trendsetter in its clean-energy goals, California took a giant step on Wednesday, becoming the first state to require all new homes to have solar power. The new requirement, to take effect in two years, brings solar power into the...

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California Will Require Solar Power for New Homes

Top Four Benefits of Installing Solar Panels on your Home

USGBC's Taryn Holowka shares the advantages of using solar panels. Here in the Northeast, we've been warming up into spring following the unexpected March storm, Stella. Summer will be here before we know it—and with the rising temperatures, we’ll see rising energy...

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Top Four Benefits of Installing Solar Panels on your Home

Empowering Communities with Solar Energy

Up to 1.5 million nonprofits in United States, such as homeless shelters, community centers, and schools, provide critical services to countless Americans yet face significant barriers to getting their own solar installations financed. Currently, nonprofits cannot...

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Empowering Communities with Solar Energy

One Earth Climate Model

A collaboration between the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), the German Aerospace Center (DLR), and the University of Melbourne (UM) will develop a series of advanced regional decarbonization pathways that could limit global warming to 1.5˚C. The Paris...

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One Earth Climate Model

Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)

The solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC) is one of the most important federal policy mechanisms to support the deployment of solar energy in the United States. SEIA successfully advocated for a multi-year extension of the credit in 2015, which provides business...

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Solar Investment Tax Credit (ITC)