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5 ballot initiatives poised to propel states, cities to 100% clean energy

On Nov 5, 2020
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Ballot initiatives in cities like Columbus, OH and Boulder, CO are among those to propel states and cities towards 100% clean energy https://t.co/kz13qPCOfO
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At the local level, as in previous elections, energy is less prone to partisan politics in 2020.

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On Nov 5, 2020
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Ballot initiatives in cities like Columbus, OH and Boulder, CO are among those to propel states and cities towards 100% clean energy https://t.co/kz13qPCOfO
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5 ballot initiatives poised to propel states, cities to 100% clean energy

5 ballot initiatives poised to propel states, cities to 100% clean energy

At the local level, as in previous elections, energy is less prone to partisan politics in 2020.

US ELECTIONS: Multiple energy issues hang in the balance in down-ticket races

US ELECTIONS: Multiple energy issues hang in the balance in down-ticket races

As the 2020 US elections approach, much of the national discussion focuses on the presidential race, but voters also face a host of ballot choices that will determine the future of energy ...

Voices Of 100%: Shifting The Paradigm Toward Renewable Power In Pueblo, Colo.

Voices Of 100%: Shifting The Paradigm Toward Renewable Power In Pueblo, Colo.

A growing number of US cities have set goals to generate 100% of their electricity from renewable resources in the coming decades, each with its own unique circumstances and motivations. ...

5 energy fights to watch in 2020

5 energy fights to watch in 2020

With Congress in a partisan deadlock and the Trump administration rolling back environmental regulations, states are taking it upon themselves to tackle issues that could transform the ...

Voices of 100%: Boulder Takes Bold Steps to Support Local Renewable Energy — Episode 71 of Local Energy Rules Podcast

Voices of 100%: Boulder Takes Bold Steps to Support Local Renewable Energy — Episode 71 of Local Energy Rules Podcast

Over 100 U.S. cities have now set goals to transition to 100 percent renewable energy. In a new episode of our Voices of 100% series from Local Energy Rules, we feature the city of Boulder, ...

Environmental Groups Come Out Against Nevada’s Energy Choice Initiative

Environmental Groups Come Out Against Nevada’s Energy Choice Initiative

The Natural Resources Defense Council, the Sierra Club, Southwest Energy Efficiency Project, and Western Resource Advocates said Thursday that they oppose deregulating the Nevada’s ...

Insight: US voters give boost to clean energy policies but stop short of carbon tax

Insight: US voters give boost to clean energy policies but stop short of carbon tax

From ballot measures to statehouses, what do the results of November’s US midterm elections mean for oil, gas and power markets?

100 U.S. Cities are Committed to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy

100 U.S. Cities are Committed to 100 Percent Clean, Renewable Energy

OAKLAND, Calif. — Across the United States, 100 cities and towns have committed to transition to 100 percent clean, renewable energy.

Ballot billions: Behind the efforts to fund and finance climate action

Ballot billions: Behind the efforts to fund and finance climate action

In a year that virtually depleted municipal budgets, ballot-derived tax and funding measures can be crucial to support city-level climate action. Outside of these measures, how else can ...

What do the midterms mean for energy?

What do the midterms mean for energy?

Advocates may now look to states fully under Democratic control, such as Nevada, New Mexico and Colorado, to take quick action on clean energy, since divided government at the federal level ...

The Environment Is on the November Ballot — Here’s Where and What’s at Stake

The Environment Is on the November Ballot — Here’s Where and What’s at Stake

A handful of statewide ballot initiatives will test whether states can effectively counter environmental rollbacks coming from the federal government.