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Posted byon May 9, 2014 at 1:53 PM EST
With his announcements today, the President demonstrates his commitment to Federal leadership on cutting carbon pollution and improving energy efficiency.
Posted byon May 9, 2014 at 1:44 PM EST
More than 300 organizations across the country have partnered with us and committed to deploy clean energy and cut energy waste. All in all, these commitments represent more than 850 megawatts of solar that will be deployed –- enough to power nearly 130,000 homes.
Posted byon May 9, 2014 at 12:25 PM EST
Take a behind-the-scenes look at the solar panels on the White House roof, and learn more about the new public- and private-sector commitments that organizations have made to advance solar deployment and invest in energy efficiency.
Posted byon May 9, 2014 at 7:00 AM EST
This week, the First Lady launched her new Reach Higher education initiative, while the President hosted two bilateral meetings and a press conference, let loose some humor at the White House Correspondents Dinner, and traveled to Arkansas and California.
Posted byon May 8, 2014 at 10:49 AM EST
Local leaders can use the National Climate Assessment to better prepare for the impacts of climate change we can't avoid, and the Administration is working to help them.
Posted byon May 7, 2014 at 5:00 PM EST
The President travels to central Arkansas to tour the tornado-affected areas, and reassures the area's residents that they're not doing this work alone.
Posted byon May 6, 2014 at 2:03 PM EST
Posted byon May 6, 2014 at 9:58 AM EST
The White House is hosting an event highlighting the release of the Third U.S. National Climate Assessment -– a major scientific report on the impacts of climate change on all regions of the United States and key sectors of the national economy.
Posted byon May 6, 2014 at 9:30 AM EST
The Third U.S. National Climate Assessment confirms that climate change is affecting Americans in every region of the United States and key sectors of the national economy.
Posted byon April 29, 2014 at 4:42 PM EST
The Supreme Court's decision to uphold EPA's Cross-State Air Pollution Rule, which requires power plants to cut pollution that is causing smog and soot problems in downwind states, will help over 240 million Americans breathe easier.