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Defending Net Metering in Pennsylvania

by Rob Altenburg, Director, PennFuture Energy Center
We must defend net metering programs in Pennsylvania and allow customers to get full market value for the energy they generate. Read more

Waste Coal: Time to finish what we started.

by Evan R. Endres
Even if we keep our waste coal plants on line, there is still a significant amount of waste ash that must be disposed of. Some have suggested planting beach grass to stabilize the pile and prevent leaching into the ground water... Read more

Governor's budget and the solar saw-buck

by Evan R. Endres
Every year, the Solar Jobs census is released and every year, I write a blog about how Pennsylvania has fallen behind other states. Here we go... For the 2014 Solar Jobs Census, we are now 15th in the nation, with only about 2,800 employed in the solar industry in Pennsylvania. Read more

PA streams: Let's protect the best of the best.

by Jen Quinn
Anyone who spends time in the outdoors knows Pennsylvania has abundant water resources. With more than 86,000 miles of streams, we’re second only to Alaska in the number of miles of streams... Read more

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