News Release | Environment Virginia Research & Policy Center

Localities Lead Virginia on Cutting Carbon, Commonwealth Lags

Our new report, Moving America Forward, shows even as federal energy efficiency requirements have helped Virginia reduce emissions, leaders in Richmond could be playing a much larger role in reducing carbon pollution. In lieu of comprehensive state or federal legislation, local governments across the commonwealth have stepped up to implement community environmental programs aimed at protecting future generations from the worst impacts of climate change.

News Release | Environment Virginia

Global Warming has Winter Games Skating on Thin Ice

As the Sochi Olympic Games wrap up, Environment Virginia revealed a summary of climate change impacts on Winter Olympic sports, and highlighting the need to act urgently to reduce the carbon pollution fueling global warming.

News Release | Environment Virginia

New video featuring Virginia Congressmen to encourage action on global warming

Environment Virginia launched a new online video campaign featuring interviews with Congressmen Gerry Connolly and Jim Moran to encourage Virginians concerned about global warming to tell the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to act on climate.

News Release | Environment Virginia

President Obama Vows to Protect Future Generations from Climate Change

Environment Virginia response to President Obama's 2014 State of the Union.

News Release | Environment Virginia

Congressional Budget Helps Shenandoah National Park, Restores Parks Funding

Field Associate Madison Poche's statement in response to this week's comprehensive budget agreement.

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