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Not so bright: Lighting efficiency rollback would lead to more air pollution

Here's a not-so-bright idea: The Trump administration's latest environmental rollback would get rid of our country's most effective energy-saving policy.

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New toolkit shows cities how to lead on solar energy

To get more of our energy from the sun above, we need a movement that grows from the ground up. Our national network is helping to nurture it.

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The grades are in: Report finds states are failing to ensure safe drinking water for our children

Headline: The grades are in: Report finds states are failing to ensure safe drinking water for our children

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Environment Maine Testimony in Support of LD 955 ‘An Act To Prohibit Offshore Oil and Natural Gas Drilling and Exploration’ | Carissa Maurin

LD 955 would prohibit activities relating to offshore oil and natural gas exploration, development and production within the boundaries and jurisdiction of the State. This bill aims to protect coastal communities from the economic and ecological risk from oil spills, the pollution caused by routine drilling operations as well as onshore industrialization.

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Statement: Senators push agencies to act on toxic chemicals known as PFAS

Today, the U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works held a hearing on toxic per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS), a source of widespread drinking water contamination. While our federal agencies are standing by, Congress is taking a real bipartisan interest in tackling PFAS contamination in our drinking water. In states as far-flung as Colorado, Michigan, and North Carolina, this urgent public health problem calls for urgent action.

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