Monthly Archives: March 2016

Renewable Energy Boosts Rural Economies

In promoting the vision that farms, ranches and forestlands can meet 25 percent of the nation’s energy needs with renewable energy by 2025, the 25x’25 Alliance has demonstrated that moving to that goal has wide economic benefits for rural America. … Continue reading

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Automakers Continue Push for Cleaner, More Efficient Vehicles

In years past, the auto industry has been criticized for not taking greater initiative in changing the way it builds cars and light trucks to meet growing concerns over carbon emissions that contribute to climate change. But with the increases … Continue reading

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Celebration of Agriculture Underscores Growing Stewardship Role

Tuesday of this week, March 15th, was marked by the celebration of National Ag Day, when producers, agricultural associations, corporations, universities, government agencies and countless others from across the United States gathered to celebrate the benefits provided by American agriculture. … Continue reading

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More Proof of Continuing Progress toward the 25x'25 Goal

Our rapid and inevitable achievement of a clean energy future here in the United States was reaffirmed with the disclosure of data from two federal agencies showing renewable energy reached an unprecedented share of the nation’s energy mix in 2015. … Continue reading

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California Demonstrates Growing Embrace of Climate Smart Agriculture

Climate Smart Agriculture (CSA) advocates have worked diligently to expand the worldwide application of good climate science to agricultural production and ecosystem support practices. So, here in the United States, it is exceptionally gratifying to see California take a leading … Continue reading

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