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House Bill 2154 Threatens PA Communities, Putting Polluters First

by Rob Altenburg, Senior Director for Energy and Climate
Read the latest on a destructive bill moving through the State Senate and learn how you can help to stop it. Read more

Monroe County College Campus Journeys to Clean Energy and Efficiency

by Susanne Whitehead, Director of Donor Relations
A look at one college campus and the way it became more energy efficient. Read more

Trump's Proposed Car Emissions Rollback Would Prevent States from Protecting Citizens

by Rob Altenburg, Senior Director for Energy and Climate
Director of PennFuture's Energy Center Rob Altenburg explains the implications of recent rollbacks. Read more

Exceptional Waters Define the Poconos & Deserve Protection

by Jacquelyn Bonomo, PennFuture President and CEO
Learn more about Our Pocono Waters Campaign and how you can get involved. Read more

PennFuture’s Leadership Tour Explores the Poconos

A look at a recent trip taken by PennFuture's Leadership Council. Read more

RESPECTAgZone Aims to Protect Community from Intrusive Proposed Power Lines Route

For the past year, residents of Indiana Township, adjacent to Hartwood Acres County Park, have been under a threat that would change their way of life, the appearance of their community, the value of their homes, and the safety of their land. The threat has been unnecessary on many levels, and yet i Read more

State Budget Headed in the Right Direction for Environment

by Ezra P. Thrush, Senior Director of Government Affairs
For the first time in years, environmental agencies will not see budget cuts. Read more

Philadelphia’s Green City, Clean Waters Needs Funding to Achieve Goals

by Alice R. Baker, Senior Staff Attorney
PennFuture Staff Attorney Alice Baker discusses the important issues of stormwater management. Read more

A Recap of the 2018 PA Clean Water Lobby Day

by Taylor Nezat, Campaign Manager for Watershed Advocacy, PennFuture
State groups came together to fight for clean water in Harrisburg. Read more

The New Tax Law and Charitable Giving

by M. Travis DiNicola, Director of Development
Learn more about how the new law affects your choices. Read more

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