PSR Arizona Advocates for Efficiency and Renewable Energy
To vastly improve energy efficiency in our communities, PSR Arizona is participating in the Scale Up project with Local First and our Tucson 2030 District, funded by the Energy Department’s Arizona office. Our goals are to work with and train at least a dozen local businesses to help them benchmark and retrofit their buildings to achieve at least 30% reductions in energy, water, waste and transportation costs, in concert with our Tucson 2030 District designation for our high-density downtown and university areas.
We also worked in our community of activists to shut down our local coal burning turbines. We did it! Now we need to oppose their using more natural gas and encourage our utility to support more solar power in our community!
From PSR Arizona
Renewable Energy and Health
Fact sheet on how clean, safe sources of renewable energy improve public health and protect vulnerable communities.
Webinar: The 2030 District Network
Fighting Climate Change Locally through Public Private Partnerships
Latest Renewable Energy News & Actions
PSR Joins WHO, 200 Health Groups in Call for a Fossil Fuel Non-Proliferation Treaty
The World Health Organization and over 200 health associations worldwide—including PSR and its chapters—are urging world governments to agree to a legally binding, global fossil fuel non-proliferation treaty.
Community Choice Aggregation: Clean, Green Energy Is a Just a ‘CCA’ Away
Learn more at our June 29 virtual presentation by Shelly Gordon, state director, Arizonans for Community Choice
Dr. Barbara Warren’s Op-Ed in the Arizona Daily Star : Carbon-tax bill before Congress comes with unacceptable trade-off
The following column is the opinion and analysis of the writer. By Barbara Warren SPECIAL TO THE ARIZONA DAILY STAR From low to high impacts, humans are causing climate changes…
Physicians for Social Responsibilty- Arizona Chapter has signed on to support HR 5857
Please write your Representative and ask them to co-sponsor HR 5857, the Fracking Ban Act introduced by Representative Ocasio-Cortez and Representative Soto. This bill takes several critical steps to protect…