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On February 20th, a group of 45 city and state decision makers and clean energy advocates joined us for our webinar, “What a Solar Homes Policy Could do for Your Community.” Environment America’s Go Solar Campaign Director Bret Fanshaw summarized the findings of our recent report, Solar Homes: The Next Step for Clean Energy. Representatives from the California Solar and Storage Association and the City of South Miami, Florida, then spoke to their communities’ successes in making solar the default on new construction through statewide and municipal Solar Homes policies, respectively.

With the holiday shopping season upon us, it’s easy to get caught up in the excitement and buy more than we need, for ourselves and for others. Here are ten tips for how you can help reduce plastic pollution and other waste around the holidays:

PennEnvironment joined our partner groups Waterkeeper Alliance, the Environmental Integrity Project and the Lower Susquehanna Riverkeeper Association to announce our intent to sue the Brunner Island...

With our partners at Sierra Club, Clean Water Action and Conservation Voters of Pennsylvania, PennEnvironment released its scorecard for General Assembly members for the 2017-2018 legislative session...

After more than 50 years of funding America’s national park system -- including iconic places in Pennsylvania such as Gettysburg, Valley Forge and the Delaware Water Gap -- inaction by Congress allowed...