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STATEMENT: EPA must continue to make progress on cutting down health harming from the power sector

Today, The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unveiled a suite of final rules to cut down health harming pollution from the power sector.

The Latinx Energy Stories Project

The Latinx Energy Stories Project is a community-led effort to illustrate the ways Latinx communities interact with our existing energy system. Education & Outreach Conducted by Yamileth Carachure Flores.

Energy Stories of API Community living in the Twin Cities Area

Written by Phitz Nantharath. “For the past three years, I have worked closely with the Asian Pacific Islander(API) community in the Twin Cities conducting outreach to create greater awareness around energy efficiency programs.”

Land Use Rezoning in Minneapolis

CEED, along with partners, submitted recommendations to the City Community Planning & Economic Development (CPED) Department to urge the City to take proactive steps to protect the health and safety of the most under resourced communities through this zoning process.

Minnesota’s SF 4 Bill: Decoding the 100% Clean Energy Commitment and What it Means for Environmental Justice Communities

Last week, Minnesota signed into law Senate bill SF 4, establishing an ambitious goal to achieve 100% clean energy by 2040, joining 25 other states with 100% clean energy or zero greenhouse gas emissions commitments. But what does this bill actually mean for environmental justice communities in MN, and what comes next?

A Framework for Local Action on Climate Change: 9 Ways Mayors Can Build Resilient and Just Cities

New Report from CEED and Center for American Progress on what cities need to do to build just and equitable communities in a climate change world.

What North is Breathing

Major Air Pollution Sources in North Minneapolis

CEJA Green Zones 2015

The Green Zones Across California report documents the efforts of
diver se communities across the state to develop new solutions to
long-standing environmental health and just ice issues in their

Environmental Justice and the Clean Power Plan: The Case of Energy Efficiency

This paper outlines the Environmental Justice issues of the Clean power Plan.