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Law & Policy, Programs & Policy

The New Climate Deal Between the Mayors of Pittsburgh and Paris

8 Jun , 2017  

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The Mayors of Pittsburgh and Paris: We Have Our Own Climate Deal Last week, President Donald Trump tried to pit our two cities against each other when he announced, in pulling out of the Paris Agreement on Climate Change, “I was elected to represent the citizens of Pittsburgh, not Paris.” As the mayors of Pittsburgh […]

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Markets & Business, Markets & Trends

IEA Reports Energy Efficiency is the Most Effective Tool to Reduce Carbon Emissions

9 Oct , 2015  

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Energy Efficiency Market Report 2015 highlights cuts in greenhouse gases from investments in energy efficiency IEA, October 8, 2015. Image credit: PublicDomainPictures As the world prepares for the COP21 climate negotiations in Paris this year, the new book Energy Efficiency Market Report 2015 reveals that energy efficiency improvements since 1990 in IEA member countries avoided 870 million […]

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Clean Grid Technology, Renewables

Eiffel Tower Now Home to Two Wind Turbines

27 Feb , 2015  

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Paris Has Turned the Eiffel Tower Into a Wind Energy Machine TakePart, February 24, 2015 Just how serious is Paris about cutting the City of Light’s carbon footprint? Serious enough to install two wind turbines on the iconic Eiffel Tower. The turbines, made by UGE, are not the giant windmill-type machines you see on wind […]

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