October 10, 2017
Physicians Warn Scrapping the Clean Power Plan Could Result in 10,000s of Preventable Deaths and Illnesses
Today, the EPA announced the termination of the Clean Power Plan, the most comprehensive piece of climate change policy on the federal level.
August 7, 2017
Letter to DOER on Renewable Energy
GBPSR signed on to this letter to the Mass. Department of Energy Resources on revisions to the Alternative Energy Portfolio Standards.
July 21, 2017
Make greenhouse initiative stronger
Op-ed by PSR's Dr. Lauren Zajac on the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
Source: Albany Times Union
June 19, 2017
Time to move forward on energy solutions
Letter to the editor from Western North Carolina PSR's Dr. Lew Patrie.
Source: Asheville Citizen-Times
June 1, 2017
Portland, Multnomah County set 100% renewable energy goal
The City of Portland and Multnomah County, OR have committed to a goal of meeting 100 percent of community energy needs with renewable power by 2050. This victory is in part due to the hard work of Oregon PSR.
Source: The Oregonian
April 30, 2017
Mainers have a right to clean air
Op-ed co-authored by PSR Maine Executive Director Karen D’Andrea.
Source: Sun Journal
February 18, 2017
Closing Richland nuclear plant would be a win for ratepayers, study says
A new report commissioned by Oregon PSR shows that renewables could replace the Columbia Generating Station at a lower cost.
Source: The Oregonian
January 11, 2017
Video: Greenhouse gas initiative impacts health in Md.
Chesapeake PSR's Sara Via, PhD, talks about the public health benefits in Maryland from the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative.
December 15, 2016
Distributed solar energy can improve public health in Arizona
Op-ed by PSR Arizona's Dr. Barbara Warren.
Source: Arizona Capitol Times
November 20, 2016
We must protect Frederick residents from fossil fuel pollution
Op-ed by Chesapeake PSR Executive Director Tim Whitehouse.
Source: Frederick News-Post
October 22, 2016
We could all breathe easier by reducing greenhouse gas emissions
Maine Voices op-ed, Karen D'Andrea, PSR Maine executive director
Source: Portland Press Herald
October 21, 2016
Greenhouse Gas Initiative benefits economy, environment
A letter to the editor from PSR member Dr. Bruce Nayowith.
Source: The Berkshire Eagle
July 5, 2016
Florida Mothers, Business Leaders and Lawmakers to Discuss Health Benefits of Clean Energy
Dr. Rosalyn Baker, representing PSR/Florida, along with Moms Clean Air Force, spoke on the health hazards from fossil fuels and the need to rapidly transition to renewable energy to protect public health.
April 27, 2016
Taste for Change: A celebration of food, climate, and environment
April 15, 2016
JEA should not reduce incentives for rooftop solar energy
An op-ed by PSR Board Member Dr. Todd Sack on the need for renewable energy in Florida.
Source: The Florida Times-Union
February 12, 2016
Health Professional Organizations Call on Governors to Continue Advancing the Clean Power Plan for the Health of the Nation
Today the American Lung Association, American Public Health Association, Physicians for Social Responsibility and twenty-eight other health organizations signed an open letter to the nation’s governors, urging them to continue developing their implementation plans for the Clean Power Plan.
July 20, 2015
Solar Installers: Net Metering Limbo is Bad for Business
PSR fights for solid net metering for solar power in Arizona.
Source: Arizona Public Media
April 21, 2015
Philly's Earth Day challenge: Greenest city or energy hub?
An op-ed by PSR Philadelphia's Cherie Eichholz and Teresa Méndez-Quigley.
Source: Philadelphia Inquirer
April 13, 2015
Obama is on the right track with the EPA clean power plan
An op-ed from Dr. Robert Little of Harrisburg PSR.
Source: The Patriot-News
April 12, 2015
No evidence supports the claim of health damage caused by wind turbines
An op-ed by PSR Board Member Dr. Alan Lockwood.
Source: The Buffalo News