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Sierra Club, Earth Chartr, H-IPL — “Renewable energy advocates lobby legislators”
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Sierra Club, Earth Chartr, H-IPL — “Renewable energy advocates lobby legislators”

The event was co-hosted by Solar United Neighbors of Indiana, Indiana Distributed Energy Alliance, Hoosier Interfaith Power & Light, Citizens Action Coalition, Hoosier Environmental Council, Solarize Indiana, Sierra Club and Earth Charter Indiana.

Sierra Club, Hoosier Interfaith Power & Light, Earth Charter — “First-Ever Renewable Energy Day Held at the Statehouse”
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Sierra Club, Hoosier Interfaith Power & Light, Earth Charter — “First-Ever Renewable Energy Day Held at the Statehouse”

John Mundell is a member of Hoosier Interfaith Power & Light and the Archdiocese Creation Care Team of Indianapolis. He said he was invited to help launch part of the Global Catholic Climate Unit by the Vatican after Pope Francis published his encyclical.

Sierra Club — “Indiana Has ‘A Lot To Lose’ With Poor Ohio River Quality”
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Sierra Club — “Indiana Has ‘A Lot To Lose’ With Poor Ohio River Quality”

Water quality along Indiana’s southern border could be impacted by a long-awaited vote expected this week.

Sierra Club — “This bill could revise a controversial Indiana solar power law”
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Sierra Club — “This bill could revise a controversial Indiana solar power law”

A local legislator is backing an Indiana senate bill to require utilities to pay homeowners and others full retail price for solar energy uploaded to the grid.

A recommendation from Mel
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A recommendation from Mel

My church, St. Peter’s United Church of Christ was also featured, but aside from that, all of the environmental activity that goes on in our state amazed me.

Sierra Club — “Advocates: Indiana’s energy future shouldn’t be written by utilities only”
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Sierra Club — “Advocates: Indiana’s energy future shouldn’t be written by utilities only”

Clean energy advocates see the Indiana General Assembly as hostile to renewables and Gov. Eric Holcomb as silent on energy issues. Indiana’s policy makers could also benefit from an independent analysis of a clean energy transition in the state, Bredhold said.

Indiana Energy Company Mulls Major Switch From Coal To Renewables
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Indiana Energy Company Mulls Major Switch From Coal To Renewables

Steve Francis, chairperson of the energy committee for the Sierra Club’s Hoosier Chapter, says, “The retirement of all of NIPSCO’s coal-fired power plants by 2028 and replacement of all capacity with renewables, energy efficiency and demand management is an unprecedented commitment in Indiana to a forward-looking plan”

Sierra Club — Indiana utility’s $76 million solar project divides consumer advocates
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Sierra Club — Indiana utility’s $76 million solar project divides consumer advocates

Citizens Action Coalition has a history of supporting clean energy and fighting utilities over rate hikes. In this case, the Sierra Club agrees with it, arguing that the project’s biggest problem is that it’s too small.

Sierra Club — High fives for NIPSCO plant closure
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Sierra Club — High fives for NIPSCO plant closure

The Sierra Club said while closing the plant will be a boost for the environment, it must be done in a responsible way.

Sierra Club — IPL Looked Up The Bills Of Opponents To Latest Rate Case
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Sierra Club — IPL Looked Up The Bills Of Opponents To Latest Rate Case

"IPL Looked Up The Bills Of Opponents To Latest Rate Case," WFYI, Rebecca Thiele, July 16 2018. Indianapolis Power & Light analyzed bills of customers that spoke out against its more than…