21 Jun '11, 6pm

Breaking: Obama breaks his promise to put #solar on @WhiteHouse by Spring (join @Moving_Planet to push him for real)

Breaking: Obama breaks his promise to put #solar on @WhiteHouse by Spring (join @Moving_Planet to push him for real)

Last fall, after a campaign led by 350.org, the Obama Administration committed to putting solar panels back on the White House roof by the end of spring 2011. Today is the first day of summer and the White House roof is still bare. The news of the White House missing its deadline and 350.org's campaign is spreading across the country -- a single AP story has already been reprinted 3,000 times. Our team here at 350.org is drafting up an email to send out to our supporters with some next steps. For now, here's a piece by Bill McKibben on the deadline and the need to keep pushing Obama to be the climate President we need: Where are the White House Solar Panels Obama Promised this Spring? by Bill McKibben Originally posted on Alternet Thirty two years ago today, President Jimmy Carter installed a series of solar panels on the White House roof. He stood up there on the roof tha...

Full article: http://www.350.org/en/about/blogs/white-house-misses-sola...

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Still no #solar on the White House

solarindustrymag.com 21 Jun '11, 4pm

June 21 marks the beginning of summer, as well as the last possible day for President Obama to follow through on a promise...

Will Obama #Fail to Meet His White House Solar Panel Deadline?

Will Obama #Fail to Meet His White House Solar ...

itsgettinghotinhere.org 20 Jun '11, 10pm

Last October 5, Secretary of Energy Steven Chu stood up before a conference of renewable energy advocates in Washington, D...

The White House's Rooftop Solar Challenge - - #...

dotearth.blogs.nytimes.com 21 Jun '11, 5pm

As you know by now, I sometimes differ with my friend Bill McKibben on pathways to energy progress. But I think he’s made ...

PV Industry’s Call for Solar on the White House...

greentechmedia.com 22 Jun '11, 6pm

Eric, why can’t we have both symbolism AND strong solar policy? And believe me, I’m personally advocating for both. It’s p...

President Obama Promised White House Solar Panels; Where Are They?

President Obama Promised White House Solar Pane...

motherearthnews.com 18 Jun '11, 7pm

“Solar Panels are Back on the White House roof!” was the optimistic headline for a blog I posted on October 6, 2010, follo...

Obama Still Hasn't Put Up Those Solar Panels on...

treehugger.com 17 Jun '11, 8pm

Again, I'm perfectly serious. You may remember the saga from a while back , when a group of clean energy activists drove d...

Obama Still Hasn't Put Up Those Solar Panels on...

treehugger.com 17 Jun '11, 8pm

Again, I'm perfectly serious. You may remember the saga from a while back , when a group of clean energy activists drove d...

White House Still Has No Solar Panels: After first saying “no” to placing solar panels on the White House roof,

White House Still Has No Solar Panels: After fi...

care2.com 18 Jun '11, 2pm

After first saying “no” to placing solar panels on the White House roof, the Obama administration finally agreed after bei...

"To design a house that's NOT passive solar amo...

buildinggreen.com 30 Jun '11, 6pm

Life is the only anti-entropic agency in the Universe, converting the low-exergy energy of the sun and simple molecules in...

With One Week To Go, Will the @WhiteHouse Keep Its Promise to Install Solar Panels?

With One Week To Go, Will the @WhiteHouse Keep ...

treehugger.com 14 Jun '11, 7pm

Last October, as the result of some savvy campaigining from my friends at 350.org , Secretary of Energy Steven Chu announc...

Australia Starts to Go Big in Solar: I asked a ...

greentechmedia.com 21 Jun '11, 2pm

I asked a solar analyst colleague, call him Prasad, about the solar situation in Australia -- and Prasad had very little t...

The White House Needs a Real Jobs Plan - Care2 ...

care2.com 18 Jun '11, 7pm

Saturday June 18, 2011, 5:52 am I think the problem is that corporations are in control in Congress, White House. They THI...

Nice call out by @350 of @WhiteHouse. If you say ur gonna do something—esp something simple—effing do it.

Nice call out by @350 of @WhiteHouse. If you sa...

350.org 13 Jun '11, 7pm

Wow! In the last week, over 20,000 people across the US have called on President Obama to meet his administration's self-i...

Think it's time @BarackObama and the nation's environmentalists saw a marriage counselor? @grist

Think it's time @BarackObama and the nation's e...

grist.org 14 Jun '11, 8pm

Photo: Nellis Air Force Base Nothing tests a relationship like home renovation. (Well, maybe the twittering of crotch shot...

Memo to the White House: Closing coal plants is...

grist.org 14 Jun '11, 10pm

As the Obama administration announced the latest in a series of delays on rules that would cut pollution from smokestacks ...