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President Challenges Cities to Join Compact & Set Precedent for Climate Action by COP21
24 Aug

President Challenges Cities to Join Compact & Set Precedent for Climate Action by COP21

In a fact sheet released today by the White House, President Obama challenged all Mayors to publicly commit to a climate action plan ahead of the Paris UN meeting, and has set a goal of having at least 100 US c...
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Energy Efficiency in Low Income Communities
6 Aug

Energy Efficiency in Low Income Communities

The EPA Clean Power Plan final rule, announced this week, includes a proposed early credit program for energy efficiency savings achieved in 2020 and 2021 in low-income communities. Through ICLEI's Unite2Gre...
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Biggest US Cities Setting Unprecedented Emissions Reductions Goals to Fight Climate Change
6 Aug

Biggest US Cities Setting Unprecedented Emissions Reductions Goals to Fight Climate Change

Some of the largest cities in the country, including New York, Chicago, Atlanta and 34 others have already set emissions reductions goals of 80 percent or higher by 2050, aligning with the scientific consensus ...
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Connecting Cities with Science
4 Aug

Connecting Cities with Science

ICLEI/Thriving Earth Exchange Pilot Project Partnership ICLEI USA and the American Geophysical Union (AGU)’s Thriving Earth Exchange® (TEX) have established a pilot partnership to advance both knowledge and ...
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EnergySage & ICLEI Ally to Help Local Governments Boost Solar Energy Adoption
4 Aug

EnergySage & ICLEI Ally to Help Local Governments Boost Solar Energy Adoption

Online solar marketplace equips cities with simple alternative to Solarize programs, gives residents the power of choice in evaluating solar systems, installers and financing options EnergySage and ICLEI – Loc...
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Building energy efficiency and the Clean Power Plan
4 Aug

Building energy efficiency and the Clean Power Plan

Energy efficiency serves as a compliance strategy for EPA's Clean Power Plan. Energy efficiency in the building sector is touted as a “low-hanging fruit” for cities to take hold of, in order to lower overall ca...
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Clean Power Plan Clean Energy Incentive Program
4 Aug

Clean Power Plan Clean Energy Incentive Program

Today's release of the Clean Power Plan, is a hugely important step in the fight against climate change.  Through energy productivity and renewable energy polices and programs, state and local governments have ...
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“On the ClearPath” Interview Series – Columbus, OH
29 Jul

“On the ClearPath” Interview Series – Columbus, OH

On the ClearPath interview series is an opportunity to highlight stories from ICLEI members and ClearPath users in an effort to share best practices and the user experience of ClearPath, ICLEI’s online emission...
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Sustainability Success Series: Oberlin, OH “Live Learn Lead”
13 Jul

Sustainability Success Series: Oberlin, OH “Live Learn Lead”

City is awarded ICLEI’s Milestones 3, 4 and 5 for Monitoring & Verifying Emissions Reductions With the community slogan, “Live Learn Lead”, Oberlin, OH is certainly taking those words very seriously and ...
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Cupertino’s Green Business Challenge: We Planned, We Challenged, We Saved A Lot of Money & Resources
10 Jul

Cupertino’s Green Business Challenge: We Planned, We Challenged, We Saved A Lot of Money & Resources

On a cool Bay Area evening on January 29th, 2015, I took a Cal Train trip to Cupertino, CA, to formally launch Cupertino’s Green Building Challenge.  After months of planning for this day, the day had come. Thi...
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