News Release | Environment America

President Obama travels to Flint to address water crisis

FLINT, MI -- This afternoon, President Obama went to Flint, Michigan, to address the drinking water contamination there in person.

News Release | Environment America

Environment America joins 'Million Solar Strong' celebration

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- The U.S. now has one million solar installations, and that number is expected to double in another two years. Environment America joined solar manufacturers, installers and other renewable energy advocates today at a live solar installation in Northeast D.C. to celebrate the achievement.

News Release | Environment America

Colorado Supreme Court strikes down local fracking bans

DENVER, CO -- Colorado became the latest state to prevent local governments from regulating fracking today, when the state Supreme Court struck down bans in the towns of Longmont and Fort Collins.

News Release | Environment America

Green groups, Sen. Jeff Merkley rally to protect oceans and stop new drilling

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As the Obama administration holds a public hearing on expanding offshore drilling to the Arctic and parts of the Gulf of Mexico, Sen. Jeff Merkley (D-Oregon), frontline communities, and more than a dozen green groups including Environment America will rally outside to oppose the plan.

News Release | Environment America

'Umpteenth' bid to block clean water protections fails in U.S. Senate

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today the U.S. Senate, by a vote of 56-42, rejected a move by Sen. John Hoeven (R-N.D.) to block the Obama administration's landmark Clean Water Rule.

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