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How hard will it be for MN to hit clean energy plan?
Minnesota Public Radio News
"We've seen widespread public support for all of our utilities to transition to clean energy," said Alexis Boxer, an organizer for the Sierra Club Northstar Chapter. The next steps could include a combination of energy efficiency, switching some coal ...

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Nevada Appeal

Officials calling Nevada solar future bright under EPA rules
Nevada Appeal
The officials pointed to a list of 150 companies that they said support a statewide renewable energy plan, and Sierra Club members toted signs calling clean energy the future. Using 2012 as a base, the EPA expects Nevada to reduce carbon dioxide ...
Reid Leads Nevada Voices Supporting EPA Energy CampaignKOLO

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Indiana to fight feds over new clean air rule
Steve Francis, chairman of the state's Sierra Club chapter, said the governor should not fight the Clean Power Plan but embrace it, and provide Hoosiers the benefits of homegrown clean energy and energy efficiency. "Today is a victory for Hoosiers who ...
Indiana environmentalists cheer new EPA emissions standardsIndianapolis Business Journal
Pence says he will fight new EPA emissions rules in courtHouston Chronicle (subscription)
Final EPA rule on carbon emissions unveiledArkansas News

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How are environmentalists reacting to Obama's Clean Power Plan?
LCV and the Sierra Club joined with six other major progressive and environmental organizations, including the Natural Resources Defense Council, Center for American Progress, and EarthJustice, to jointly announce their support for the Clean Power Plan ...

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Illinois Pollution Control Board to Hear Comments on Dangerous Levels of Sulfur Dioxide Pollution in Peoria, Tazewell CountyMonday, August 3, 2015Contact: Emily Rosenwasser,, 312-251-1680 x119PEKIN, Ill. – Today... Read More on National Press Releases
Monday, August 3, 2015Contact: Andy Maggi,, (503) 238-0442 x301 Portland, Ore. -- The EPA and the Obama Administration released the final version of the landmark Clean Power Plan, which give States the opportunity to... Read More on National Press Releases