POLITICS With an estimated $1.2 billion revenue shortfall due to COVID-19 Maine needs a stimulus. BUSINESS Maine welcomes proposals for renewable distributed generation resources. SCIENCE Total revenue for Maine from Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative exceeds $116.4 million COMMUNITY Thousands of Elected Officials demand an end to the environmental injustices in communities of color POLITICS Bond questions on July 2020 ballot […]
New York State: Divest from Fossil Fuels Now, by William Reinhardt, an NY Albany County Legislator
New York State pensions are intended to provide secure futures. The state should never gamble with them. But that’s exactly what’s happening in a high stakes game by continuing to invest state worker’s retirement funds in the fossil fuel industry. More
Protecting Maine’s Environment
Elected Officials to Protect America has been fighting for a fully funded LWCF—now it’s within reach
U.S. Maine Sen. King, along with elected officials who are veterans, heralded action to preserve and protect Maine’s parks with the Great Outdoors and permanent funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund – now the measure goes to the U.S. House.