Fifth Annual Clean Power, Healthy Communities Conference

Fifth Annual Clean Power, Healthy Communities Conference

The Institute for Policy Studies’ New Economy Working Group and Climate Policy Program eagerly co-sponsors the Local Clean Energy Alliance’ 5th Annual Clean Power, Healthy Communities Conference also accessible via webcast.

Fossil Fuels: The Tide is Turning

Fossil Fuels: The Tide is Turning

Institutions are starting to recognize that fossil fuels are part of a bygone era – and that the time to invest in clean energy alternatives is now.

TPP vs. the Environment

A panel discussion about President Obama’s TPP expansion of hydro-fracking and Mining and is risks for our jobs, environment, food, and health!

Fracking Perils

Fracking Perils

The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.

Energy Finance: Perspectives from the Experts

Energy Finance: Perspectives from the Experts

With a global climate crisis fueled by rising greenhouse gas emissions on one hand and 1.6 billion people lacking access to electricity on the other the global community faces a serious quandary: How do we increase energy access while ensuring that our growing energy supply is clean and renewable? How can we structure a financing regime that meets both our environmental and social goals?