Juliet Eilperin joined The Washington Post as the House of Representatives reporter, where she covered the impeachment of Bill Clinton, lobbying, legislation, and four national congressional campaigns. Since April of 2004 she has covered the environment for the national desk, reporting on science, policy and politics in areas including climate change, oceans, and air quality.
Although solar power use is growing, it only makes up 1 percent of the nation’s electricity generation.
Jimmy Carter will urge President Obama Wednesday to block the Keystone XL pipeline
The LCV and the NRDC Action Fund are starting LeadingGreen, which aims to contribute $5 million this year.
Two major environmental groups are launching a joint political campaign to boost their influence in Washington.