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News Release | Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center

Every Single New Hampshire County Hit By More Than Five Recent Weather Disaster; New Report Says Global Warming to Bring More Extreme Weather

A new Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center report found that every New Hampshire county has been hit by at least one federally declared weather-related disaster since 2007.

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire

New Hampshire to Enjoy Economic Gain with Strong Emissions Program

New Hampshire can stand to benefit from an improved Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative—neighboring states saw more economic growth with strong commitment to energy efficiency and climate programs. 

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Report | Environment New Hampshire

A Double Success

The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative (RGGI) is a central strategy in the Northeastern states’ efforts to protect the region from global warming. The program, which took effect in 2009, has succeeded in cutting carbon dioxide emissions and demonstrating the effectiveness of cap-and-trade as a global warming solution while helping to sustain a growing regional economy.

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center

New Hampshire Joins Northeast States Planning Deeper Cuts in Power Plant Pollution

Power plant pollution in the Northeast would decline by more than 20 percent in the next decade under a plan announced today by New Hampshire, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic state environmental and energy officials.

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News Release | Environment New Hampshire Research and Policy Center

Wind Energy in New Hampshire Prevents as Much Global Warming Pollution as Taking 9,000 Cars Off the Road Each Year

If wind development continues at a pace comparable to that of recent years through 2016, New Hampshire would reduce global warming pollution by as much as taking 24,000 cars off the road and would save enough water to meet the needs of 1,700 Granite Staters.

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