John Rogers

Senior energy analyst

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John Rogers is a senior energy analyst at the Union of Concerned Scientists with expertise in clean energy technologies and policies and a focus on solar, wind, and natural gas. He has appeared numerous times on radio and television, and has been cited in many local and national publications. He earned a bachelor’s degree at Princeton University and a master’s degree in mechanical engineering at the University of Michigan. See John's full bio.

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Clean Energy 2020 Year in Review: 3 Bad-News Stories, 2 Good, 1 Write Your Own Ending

In this year-like-no-other, the fate of clean energy has definitely been a mixed bag. Read more >

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New Offshore Wind Turbine Can Power a Home for a Day in Just 7 Seconds

The first large-scale offshore wind farm in the United States may use the largest wind turbine in the world. Here are a few ways to think about what all that might mean.

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Offshore Wind: Latest News on Turbines, State Action, and Markets from Coast to Coast

While other news is capturing plenty of the public’s attention these days, there are some headline-worthy happenings in the world of offshore wind, including the first turbines in US federal waters. If you could use a splash of good news (and non-other-stuff news) at a time like this, here are a few updates.

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New Hampshire, Climate, and Public Health: New Commission Seeks to Up the State’s Game

A new state commission in New Hampshire is driving the local conversation forward on emissions reductions, public health and climate change. UCS 2020 Schneider Sustainable Energy Fellow Myles Haigney offers his take on issues and opportunities for the Granite State. Read more >

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Climate, Clean Energy, and Environmental Justice in Massachusetts: The Legislature’s Next Move

The Massachusetts Senate and House have each passed important bills for advancing climate, clean energy, and environmental justice. Here’s how the final steps can land us in the right place for this year.

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