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Nominate a White House Champion of Change: Veterans on the Front Lines of Advancing Clean Energy and Climate SecurityPosted byon August 16, 2013 at 9:52 AM EDT
In answering our nation’s call to service, America’s veterans understand the challenges of energy availability and the threats of a changing climate on the safety and effectiveness of our troops and our national security
Posted byon August 12, 2013 at 4:55 PM EDT
A new report from the White House Council of Economic Advisers and the Energy Department evaluates the economic cost of power outages and calls for increased cross-sector investment to make the electric grid more resilient in the face of increasingly severe weather events due to climate change.
Posted byon August 6, 2013 at 10:00 AM EDT
Two new reports highlight record highs for U.S. wind energy production and manufacturing, demonstrating America’s continued leadership in this rapidly growing global industry.
Posted byon July 31, 2013 at 6:05 PM EDT
Gina McCarthy speaks at Harvard Law School about the future of EPA – our challenges, and our incredible opportunities.
Posted byon July 19, 2013 at 4:23 PM EDT
The National Ocean Council today released a Marine Planning Handbook to support the efforts of regions that choose to engage marine industries, stakeholders, the public, and government to advance their economic development and conservation priorities.
Posted byon July 19, 2013 at 11:44 AM EDT
As part of the President’s Climate Action Plan, two Federal agencies are partnering with local governments and the private sector to reduce wildfire risk, protect drinking water, and prepare for the impacts of climate change.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 3:38 PM EDT
Dr. Jeff Thompson is being honored as a Champion of Change for his work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 3:02 PM EDT
Therese Smith is being honored as a Champion of Change for her work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 2:43 PM EDT
The Obama Administration announces "Sentinel Landscapes," which will preserve agricultural lands and restore and protect wildlife habitat.
Posted byon July 17, 2013 at 2:26 PM EDT
Dr. Linda Rudolph is being honored as a Champion of Change for her work on the front lines to protect public health in a changing climate.