Papal Encyclical

The Common Goals Of The Pope And Clean Energy

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Pope Francis turned a keen eye toward the environment and the problem of climate change with his encyclical,“Laudato Si” (“Praised Be”), released yesterday. As a clean energy advocate, I’m heartened that Pope Francis recognizes the need to transform our energy system. He writes not as a scientist or politician, but as a pastor and spiritual leader.… Keep reading →

New Climate Report Names Current Decade As Warmest On Record

The Obama administration on Friday introduced a new climate change regulation intended to reduce carbon pollution from heavy-duty trucks. “The rule, issued by the Environmental Protection Agency and the Transportation Department, is the latest in a march of pollution constraints that President Obama has put forth on different sectors of the economy as he seeks to… Keep reading →