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Opposing Fossil Fuel Interests In Congress

The ECOreport reposts an OP Ed about the growing movement, opposing fossil fuel interests in Congress

Press Release from the No Fossil Fuel Money Pledge

Two major Democratic candidates challenging House Speaker Paul Ryan in the race for Wisconsin’s 1st Congressional District — Randy Bryce and Cathy Myers — have taken a pledge to reject campaign contributions from the oil, gas, and coal industries, and to put the health of families, our climate, and our democracy ahead of fossil fuel industry profits.

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Hikers Do Not Disturb Wildlife

The ECOreport reposts news that, for the most part, Hikers Do Not Disturb Wildlife

Originally Published on NC State News

By Roland Kays

A North Carolina State University study of mammals in protected Eastern forests found that hiking and hunting caused minor effects on wildlife distribution.

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Ygrene Expects To Quadruple Its’ Business

The ECOreport looks at a P.A.C.E. company preparing to move into 6 states. Ygrene expects to quadruple its’ business

By Roy L Hales

Screen-shot-2014-03-18-at-3.43.47-PMYgrene operates one of America’s largest property assessed clean energy (PACE) financing programs and it is about to get much bigger. They just raised $30 million in operating capital to finance their expansion into six states. According to President and CEO Stacey Lawson, Ygrene expects to quadruple its’ business.

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