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Rough Waters Ahead: The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on Puget Sound

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in Puget Sound, but the Trump administration has proposed deep cuts to the EPA’s budget. Rough Waters Ahead provides case studies of how the EPA has been critical to ensuring clean water in Puget Sound, and why the proposed budget could undermine the agency’s ability to deter pollution and restore iconic waterbodies such as Puget Sound.

(September 2017)
Who Pays for Parking?: How Federal Tax Subsidies Jam More Cars into Congested Cities, and How Cities Can Reclaim Their Streets

The United States currently spends $7.3 billion per year to encourage people to drive to work through the federal income tax exclusion for  commuter parking. The “commuter parking benefit” puts more cars on the road in our most congested cities at the most congested times of day––exactly the opposite of what most cities want or need. Who Pays for Parking? documents the cost of the commuter parking for cities and highlights tools cities can use to reclaim their streets.

(September 2017)
Rough Waters Ahead: The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on the Great Lakes

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in the Great Lakes, but the Trump administration has proposed deep cuts to the EPA’s budget. Rough Waters Ahead provides case studies of how the EPA has been critical to ensuring clean water in the Great Lakes, and why the proposed budget could undermine the agency’s ability to deter pollution and restore iconic waterbodies such as the Great Lakes.

 

(August 2017)
Rough Waters Ahead: The Impact of the Trump Administration’s EPA Budget Cuts on the Delaware River Basin

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has been essential to cleaning up and protecting water quality in the Delaware River watershed, but the Trump administration has proposed deep cuts to the EPA’s budget. Rough Waters Ahead provides case studies of how the EPA has been critical to ensuring clean water in the Delaware River basin, and why the proposed budget could undermine the agency’s ability to deter pollution and restore iconic waterbodies such as the Delaware River.

 

(August 2017)
Renewables on the Rise: A Decade of Progress Toward a Clean Energy Future

Renewables on the Rise asseses the growth of five key clean energy technologies over the last decade, and finds that clean energy is sweeping across America - and is poised for further dramatic growth in the years ahead. 

(July 2017)

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