News Release | PennEnvironment

Hundreds of Pennsylvanians join Sen. Bob Casey and PennEnvironment for climate briefing

PHILADELPHIA -- More than 300 Pennsylvanians joined PennEnvironment and U.S. Sen. Bob Casey for an hour-long webinar to discuss climate change, its impacts on Pennsylvania, and solutions. 

News Release | Environment America Research & Policy Center

Statement: Procter & Gamble shareholders do right by voting to address impacts on forests

“Shareholders used their power to stand up for our natural world and sent a clear message to Procter & Gamble’s leadership that the boreal forest is simply too important to be turned into tissue paper."

News Release | PennEnvironment

PennEnvironment announces local endorsements for Pennsylvania State Legislature and Congress

PHILADELPHIA -- As Pennsylvania voters eagerly await their vote-by-mail ballots, PennEnvironment announced its endorsements of state and federal level environmental champions for Election Day 2020. This list spotlights the candidates with the best environmental records and plans who are running for the state House,  state Senate,  Attorney General of Pennsylvania, and Congress.

News Release | PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center

PennEnvironment statement on county controller’s audit of ACHD’s Air Program: Progress has been made, but continued effort needed

PITTSBURGH -- Allegheny County Controller Chelsa Wagner released a new audit Tuesday of the Allegheny County Health Department (ACHD) Air Quality program. The report found encouraging progress at ACHD, specifically in addressing the chronic problem of expired or unissued Clean Air Act permits, but stated that ACHD “continued to fall short of full compliance with its obligations under federal law."

News Release | PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center

The PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center's webinar brings national RGGI experts together to inform local residents

[Philadelphia, PA] -- With Pennsylvania poised to join the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), one of the largest and most successful programs for tackling climate pollution in the nation, PennEnvironment Research & Policy Center hosted a virtual panel Wednesday night for local residents to educate them about RGGI, its successes, and why Pennsylvania would benefit from joining the initiative.