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“This region is a place where hard work and innovation go hand in hand. For years, Western Pennsylvanian workers proudly built the steel that fueled America’s economy. Now we’re ready to do it again — and we have no time to waste.”

Now, we have a way to get there.

A new report by the Ohio River Valley Institute (ORVI) and Strategen is the first blueprint for Southwestern Pennsylvania to transition to a healthy and prosperous future through clean, proven, cost-effective renewable energy. The analysis details how a transition to renewables would boost employment, and reduce harmful, climate-damaging emissions more effectively and at a lower cost than other approaches still rooted in extraction — things like hydrogen energy and carbon capture.

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