Climate Change and Clean Energy

Climate change is impacting us. And it’s not good. Pollution from power plants and other sources is affecting our food, our air, and our water. It’s super-sizing things like hurricanes and droughts. If we don’t take action, it’s only going to get worse. 

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Tell Us Your Environmental Justice Story

We want to hear your story. Make a quick video on your phone to lift up environmental justice. Please email us the video or post it online with the tag “#EJ4MA.” If you need some tips, we have a brief guide here

Recent Actions

Take Action: NJ's Green Amendment

We are working with Delaware Riverkeeper Network to pass New Jersey's Green Amendment and we need your help!

Take Action For a Resilient, Equitable, Renewable NJ

Governor Murphy’s New Jersey Clean Energy Equity Act is a first step toward a renewable energy future in New Jersey, but we must be explicit and deliberate in ensuring that all New Jerseyans benefit from a clean energy future.

Climate Change and Clean Energy Blog Posts

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October 13, 2020

Working town by town to expand energy efficiency and renewables!

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September 30, 2020

UPDATE: After a public "town hall" on 11/5 Montgomery County is convening a working group on ZTA 20-01. Read more from our allies at the Montgomery Countryside Alliance here. We need to invest in local solutions to fight the climate crisis - now more than ever - but ZTA 20-01 isn't it.

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September 28, 2020

A majority of Clean Water Action members tell us they’d be willing to pay a small amount extra each month to be able to get their electricity from clean solar energy, generated locally, near where they live.