America's waterways at risk
Nobody should be allowed to treat America's waters as their own private sewer. We need to close the loopholes in the Clean Water Act now.
Through Environment America, thousands of citizen members are teaming up with a professional staff to stand up for the places we love and the environmental values we share.
Congress extended critical federal tax credits for wind power early this year, thanks to the hard work of our staff, allies, and supporters. In the U.S., wind energy now powers the equivalent of 13 million homes and renewable energy accounted for nearly 50 percent of all newly installed power in 2012. Here, Environment Minnesota’s Michelle Hesterberg is joined by Duluth Mayor Don Ness and Ventera Winds President Joseph Woods to tout the environmental benefits of wind energy to local media.
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