YC4ER in the News

Obhof shares stories of Ohio’s successes

For Ohio Sen. Larry Obhof, the Republican National Convention is an opportunity to share the “Ohio story” with delegates and politicians from across the nation. During a brief speech Monday evening to The Christian Coalition of America and Young Conservatives…
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At convention, some Republicans seek a path forward on clean energy

WRITTEN BY Kathiann M. Kowalski 07/19/2016 Growing numbers of conservative voters agree the U.S. needs more clean energy, reported members of organizations at this week’s Republican National Convention in Cleveland. However, there’s little agreement on how government policies should pursue that goal.…
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Republican Platform Rejects Paris Climate Agreement

By Evan Lehmann, ClimateWire on July 19, 2016 CLEVELAND—Christian Republicans promoted a transition to clean energy here last night, about an hour after GOP delegates approved a party platform that disavows aggressive action on climate change and downplays renewable energy.…
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Greens, conservatives form coalition to promote clean power

Amanda Reilly, E&E reporter Published: Monday, June 6, 2016 Environmentalists and conservative advocates today announced a new coalition of groups from across the political spectrum dedicated to clean energy and climate change. The “Clean Energy Commitment” is promising to push…
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How to Talk About Clean Energy With Conservatives

Angel Garcia, of Young Conservatives for Energy Reform, is working to persuade Republicans about the need for renewable energy. In an interview with Yale Environment 360, he explains why his group avoids mentioning climate change when it makes its pitch…
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