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Posted byon June 27, 2013 at 9:45 AM EDT
On Tuesday, President Obama announced his plan to reduce carbon pollution and businesses responded. Here's what they're saying.
Posted byon June 26, 2013 at 3:00 PM EDT
Some of the nation’s biggest polluters are attacking the President’s plan to cut carbon pollution and meet the climate change challenge, and they’re recycling the same tired and empty arguments that we’ve heard time and time again. To separate fact from fiction, let’s dig a little deeper and compare their rhetoric with the reality.
State-by-State Reports: President Obama's Plan to Cut Carbon Pollution and Prepare for Consequences of Climate ChangePosted byon June 26, 2013 at 1:00 PM EDT
State-by-state reports detail the impacts of extreme weather and pollution across the country, and explain how President Obama's plan will help cut carbon pollution and prepare states for the impacts of climate change that can't be avoided.
Posted byon June 26, 2013 at 11:29 AM EDT
Yesterday, in a speech at Georgetown University, President Obama laid out his comprehensive plan to reduce greenhouse gas pollution, prepare our country for the impacts of climate change, and lead global efforts to fight it. The Plan recognizes that climate change is unequivocal, its primary cause is greenhouse gas pollution from burning fossil fuels, and it is threatening the health of our communities, families, and economy.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 6:18 PM EDT
David Agnew meets with leaders of the Moapa Band of Paiute Indians and the Moapa Solar Project.
Posted byon June 25, 2013 at 6:15 PM EDT
President Obama lays out his comprehensive plan to reduce carbon pollution, prepare our country for the impacts of climate change, and lead global efforts to fight it
Posted byon June 24, 2013 at 12:30 PM EDT
A group of fourth graders in Durham, North Carolina, are showing America the way to a clean energy future.
Posted byon June 22, 2013 at 3:00 PM EDT
President Obama explains why we're taking action to combat climate change.
Posted byon June 21, 2013 at 3:30 PM EDT
The Department of the Interior is creating a photo collection of all the fun and exciting things people can do on America’s public lands this summer, and they need your help.
Posted byon June 19, 2013 at 10:45 AM EDT
The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) operations encompass more than 10,000 buildings in all 50 states, from air traffic control centers and research facilities to our regional offices and headquarters, a range that complicates efforts to green internal operations and infrastructure. But, over the last two years, DOT has improved its sustainability performance across all seven measures of the OMB Sustainability and Energy Scorecard.