News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Advocates thank governors for cutting pollution, urge continued action

Officials and stakeholders from nine northeastern states gathered on Monday, September 25 in Baltimore, Maryland to discuss a new plan to cut pollution from power plants another 30 percent by 2030. The proposal will improve the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI), building on its success by further limiting pollution and investing more in energy efficiency and renewable energy.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

New Hampshire proposes new regional limit on global warming pollution, but more ambition needed

Today, the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic states announced a proposal to cut power plant pollution by at least 30 percent from 2020 to 2030. The proposal would strengthen what is already the best regional clean air and climate protection program in the country, the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative. This program limits dangerous pollution from power plants in New Hampshire and across the region – helping to slow the warming of our planet and clean up our air. It also fuels investment in clean energy by making polluters pay to pollute.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center

Report: New Hampshire Moving Backward on Energy Efficiency

A new report released today by Environment New Hampshire Research & Policy Center says that despite recent progress on clean energy, New Hampshire has moved backward on energy efficiency. New Hampshire’s rate of energy savings actually declined from 2007 to 2015, ranking the state last in the country. The only other states that moved backward on efficiency were Florida and Alaska.

News Release | Environment America

House Bill Would Shift America Entirely to Clean Energy By 2050

Today, Representatives Jared Polis (CO), Jared Huffman (CA), Raul Grijalva (AZ) and Pramila Jayapal (WA) introduced a bill to phase out fossil fuels and completely replace them with clean, renewable energy by 2050.

News Release | Environment New Hampshire

Governor Sununu's Leadership needed to combat climate change

In the aftermath of President Trump's decision to withdraw America from the Paris Climate Agreement, state leadership is needed to combat climate change.

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