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Clean cars in Minnesota: a very good idea!

 | by Timothy Schaefer
State Director

On Tuesday, February 23rd, state director Tim Schaefer testifed in support of the MPCA's proposed clean cars rules. Those rules will help ensure that there are clean cars for sale everywhere in Minnesota. Fourteen states have already adopted these standards -- we hope Minnesota will be the next, but not the last.

 | by
Wendy Wendlandt
President, Environment America; Senior Vice President and Political Director, The Public Interest Network

Looking to save money, water and energy? You shouldn’t have to look to showerheads of the past.

When President Joe Biden was sworn into office last month amid a masked and eerily quiet Washington D.C., I wasn’t expecting immediate, far-reaching action on climate. I had become so accustomed to the executive branch ignoring the existential threat of a warming planet that I forgot what was possible at the federal level. President Biden reminded me.

 | by
Timothy Schaefer
State Director

On Tuesday, February 23rd, state director Tim Schaefer testifed in support of the MPCA's proposed clean cars rules. Those rules will help ensure that there are clean cars for sale everywhere in Minnesota. Fourteen states have already adopted these standards -- we hope Minnesota will be the next, but not the last.

Houston blackout
 | by
Johanna Neumann
Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy

Our energy system is more fragile than it should be, but with smart planning and decisions we can make a cleaner, safer, more resilient energy system a reality.