News Release | Environment America

546 Leaders Call for Stronger Northeast Climate Pact

546 organizations, businesses, health professionals, lawmakers and community leaders from the Northeast, called on Governor Sununu and other Northeast and Mid-Atlantic governors to strengthen the nation’s best regional climate and clean air program, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI). 

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Scott Pruitt won’t protect New Hampshire’s air, water or families

Washington, D.C. – Today the Senate voted to approve President Trump’s nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Environment New Hampshire’s campaign organizer, Michelle McCarthy, issued the following statement in response:

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Scott Pruitt won’t protect New Hampshire’s air, water or families

“Granite Staters and all Americans deserve an EPA administrator who will fight to protect the air we breathe, the water we drink and the planet we love. Scott Pruitt fails on all these accounts.” – Michelle McCarthy, Environment New Hampshire.

Washington, D.C. – Today the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee suspended their own rules to advance President Trump’s nomination of Oklahoma Attorney General Scott Pruitt to head the Environmental Protection Agency. Environment New Hampshire campaign organizer, Michelle McCarthy, issued the following statement in response:

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Report highlights 17 bad actors waging aggressive anti-solar campaigns

Manchester, NH – With solar power on the rise around the country, a national network fossil fuel and utility-backed organizations have joined forces to put the brakes on this fast growing pollution-free energy resource.  Trade groups and think tanks backed by deep pocketed anti-clean energy ideologues and fossil interests are bankrolling campaigns, promoting model legislation and media campaigns to provide cover for anti-solar campaigns across the country, said a new report released today by Environment New Hampshire Research & Policy Center. 

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Northeast States Must Take Stronger Action Against Pollution

MANCHESTER – Today, representatives of nine states in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic are meeting to discuss taking stronger action to cut global warming pollution. These states, part of a regional program that limits pollution from power plants called the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative, are preparing to make a decision about how much to cut pollution from 2020 to 2030. Environment New Hampshire and a broad coalition are urging the states to be more ambitious.

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