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Reality Check: Supreme Court Decision on Water Pollution No Cause for Alarm

by George Jugovic, Jr., Vice President of Legal Affairs
PennFuture Vice President of Legal Affairs George Jugovic, Jr. explains the implications of this week's decision. Read more

Q&A – Christina Simeone: Woman of Renewable Energy & Climate

Meet a woman working to shape the future of clean energy. Read more

Katie McGinty: A Lifetime of Environmental Policymaking & Leadership

PennFuture is honoring McGinty with a lifetime achievement award April 19. Read more

Q&A: Joanne Douglas, Environmental Educator & Advocate

Meet another recipient of the Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

Q&A: Gail Farmer, Woman of Community Engagement & Environmental Education

Meet Gail, who will be awarded for her work at the 2018 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

Fighting for Environmental Justice

Hon. Donna Bullock will be given the award of Woman of Environmental Justice at the 2018 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

A Lifetime of Leadership in Energy Efficiency Advocacy: Women in Conservation

Meet Liz Robinson, a Woman of Lifetime Achievement who will be honored at the 2018 Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

Protecting the Delaware River: Women in Conservation

Meet Jaclyn Rhoads, recipient of this year's Woman of the Delaware River Watershed Award from PennFuture. Read more

A Lifetime of Land Protection: Women in Conservation

Meet Dulcie F. Flaharty, one awardee who will be recognized at the Fourth Annual Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards on April 19. Read more

The Importance of Women Leading the Way in Southeast PA

by Jacquelyn Bonomo, PennFuture President and CEO
PennFuture CEO Jacquelyn Bonomo reflects on the honorees for the upcoming Celebrating Women in Conservation Awards. Read more

Clean Water and Responsible Development are a Natural in the Poconos

by Jacquelyn Bonomo, PennFuture President and CEO
This opinion piece ran in the Pocono Record on Sunday, March 18, 2018. Read more

New Permit Better Controls Pollution from Stormwater Runoff

by Alice R. Baker, Staff Attorney
PennFuture played major role in ensuring new version of permit will protect clean water. Read more

Shop for Clean Energy & Take the Power Back

by Rob Altenburg, Director, PennFuture Energy Center
Did you know that switching to clean energy is in your hands? Read more

A New Role as Policy Director

by Ezra P. Thrush, Director of Policy, PennFuture
The latest blog from Ezra P. Thrush, who recently was named PennFuture's new Director of Policy. He previously served as the organization's Campaign Manager for Watershed Advocacy. Read more

False Choices: Why PA Doesn’t Need to Sell Out Health for Dirty Energy Jobs

by Jacquelyn Bonomo, PennFuture President and CEO
The latest blog from PennFuture President and CEO Jacquelyn Bonomo. Read more

Public Engagement is Key to Pennsylvania’s Clean Water Goals

by Ezra P. Thrush, Director of Policy, PennFuture
A look at PennFuture's work in the Chesapeake Bay watershed. Read more

Air Quality Expo Educates Citizens on Air Pollution

by Annie Regan, Western PA Outreach Coordinator
The third annual event was held in Pittsburgh this month. Read more

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