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Supporting a Clean Fuel Standard in Washington State

Clean fuels are important for cutting carbon pollution, creating new jobs, and reducing our dependence on oil. That’s why BICEP is calling on leaders in Washington State to move forward with implementing a Clean Fuels Standard.

WashingtonLCFS.jpgClean fuels are important for cutting carbon pollution, creating new jobs, and reducing our dependence on oil. That’s why BICEP is calling on leaders in Washington State to move forward with implementing a Clean Fuels Standard.

Under the leadership of Washington Governor Jay Inslee, the Washington Department of Ecology has recently developed a draft clean fuel standard that would present a gradual, market-based approach to cleaner fuel use throughout the state. This draft standard comes at a time when a Clean Fuel Standard has become particularly contentious in the state legislature, where threats have recently been made against such legislation. BICEP recognizes that when it comes to transportation, cleaner fuel choices and economic growth do not need to be mutually exclusive.

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Supporting a Clean Fuel Standard in Washington State

Clean fuels are important for cutting carbon pollution, creating new jobs, and reducing our dependence on oil. That’s why BICEP is calling on leaders in Washington State to move forward with implementing a Clean Fuels Standard.

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EILEEN FISHER Launches VISION2020

International fashion brand and BICEP member EILEEN FISHER recently announced a bold new plan to achieve 100% sustainability in all its practices.

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Brewing a Better Planet

With St. Patrick’s Day just around the corner, leading breweries across America are reminding us that there are lots of ways to green your beer. Climate change impacts the brewing industry in unique ways, and the industry is finding innovative ways to reduce their impacts. On Tuesday, BICEP announced that 24 leading breweries have joined the Brewery Climate Declaration, a companion to the larger national Climate Declaration.

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Owens Corning to Power Toledo HQ with Solar

BICEP member Owens Corning is moving forward on another large renewable energy project—this time to power its headquarters in Toledo, Ohio.

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Oregon Clean Fuels Program Moves Forward

This week, the Oregon House approved SB 324, legislation that extends the state’s Clean Fuels Program beyond its initial 2015 sunset date, allowing the program to be fully implemented. The Clean Fuels Program has the ability to create new jobs, stimulate economic growth, and help to stabilize the planet’s fragile climate.

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