News Release | Environment America

Statement: Clean cars rollback will worsen climate crisis

As the unprecedented public health crisis caused by the novel coronavirus worsens, the Trump administration is nevertheless weakening clean car standards that protect our climate, our health and the future of our children and grandchildren. 

News Release | Environment Georgia

Savannah commits to 100% clean and renewable energy

Savannah, Ga. -- In a remote meeting Thursday evening, The Savannah City Council voted unanimously to adopt a community-wide goal of 100 percent safe, clean and renewable electricity by 2035. The Council also took steps to keep Savannahians safe from the effects of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

News Release | Environment America

In addressing the coronavirus, Congress must not exacerbate the climate crisis

Congress is rushing to spend hundreds of billions of dollars to bail out industries affected by the measures being taken to stem the spread and severity of the coronavirus. But in putting out one fire, our leaders must not pour gasoline on another -- namely, global warming. Taxpayer dollars should not be spent bailing out industries that are accelerating climate change. Any bailout funding must require industries to reduce their carbon emissions and other pollution.

News Release | Environment Georgia

Coal Ash Bills Need Action on Crossover Day

Atlanta, GA - Time is running out to move important coal ash legislation at the Georgia General Assembly. March 12th or ‘Crossover Day’ is the deadline for a bill to pass out of the chamber in which it was introduced.

News Release | Environment Georgia

Record Number of Coal Ash Bills ‘Crossover’ in the Legislature

Atlanta, GA - Three pieces of legislation dealing with coal ash passed out of the Georgia House early on ‘Crossover Day,’ the deadline for a bill to pass out of the chamber in which it was introduced.

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