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  • Richmond scraps parking space rules in an effort to curb transportation emissions
    The new ordinance aims to reinvent paved space in Virginia’s capital city, where an excess of single-use stalls has left many parking lots empty. Richmond scraps parking space rules in an effort to curb transportation emissions is an article from Energy News Network, a nonprofit news service covering the clean energy transition. If you would […]
  • Design competition gets gears turning for Virginia student’s offshore wind career
    A high school student talks about how a wind turbine design contest helped inspire her to pursue an engineering degree on her way to designing the next generation of offshore wind turbines. Design competition gets gears turning for Virginia student’s offshore wind career is an article from Energy News Network, a nonprofit news service covering […]
  • Virginia community solar boosters hope state follows path of D.C., Maryland
    Maryland is making its shared solar program permanent and eliminating an overall cap, while District of Columbia regulators have ordered an audit to fix billing problems there. Virginia community solar boosters hope state follows path of D.C., Maryland is an article from Energy News Network, a nonprofit news service covering the clean energy transition. If […]
  • In the Southeast, where big utilities rule, calls for a real power market persist
    South Carolinians could benefit from electric market and transmission reforms, but big utilities have kept the changes at bay. In the Southeast, where big utilities rule, calls for a real power market persist is an article from Energy News Network, a nonprofit news service covering the clean energy transition. If you would like to support […]
  • Conservative clean energy advocate wants Virginia to get solar right
    Skyler Zunk is co-founder of Energy Right, a nonprofit trying to make the conservative case for clean energy in his home state of Virginia. Conservative clean energy advocate wants Virginia to get solar right is an article from Energy News Network, a nonprofit news service covering the clean energy transition. If you would like to […]
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  • Ten States Sue FEMA over Flood Insurance Rates
    From NPR: 10 states and scores of local governments sue FEMA over higher flood insurance rates
  • More on the CA Snow Melt
    From the NYTimes: California’s Snow Is Melting and It’s a Beautiful Thing. An excerpt: “But this year still feels like a reward. Rather than solely preparing for the upcoming natural disaster season of fire and drought, we get to anticipate … Continue reading →
  • Some Good News
    From the WashPost: Melt from historic California snow may be less damaging than feared. Officials cite two reasons for the reduced risk: Luck with the weather combined with ongoing efforts to divert and manage the flood waters
  • The Dangers of a Major Power Outage
  • Extremist Helpers in Some Natural Disasters
    Boots on the Ground: As FEMA struggles to keep up with climate disasters, extremist groups see an opportunity. This article adds to some of the concerns identified by the GAO in its recent report on FEMA staffing matters, and adds … Continue reading →
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