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Apr 11, 2012, 18:50 ET

U.S. Retakes Lead From China in Clean Energy Race

Pew Report: Global investment in sector grew to a record $263 billion in 2011 In the global race to secure private clean energy finance...

Nov 15, 2011, 16:02 ET

Pew Applauds California Vote to Fluoridate, Urges Policy Makers to be Guided by Sound Science

More than 280,000 residents stand to gain oral health benefits More than 280,000 Californians, including San Jose-area residents, are...

Nov 15, 2011, 09:01 ET

Treaty to Stop Illegal Fishing Goes to Senate for Ratification

Pew supports efforts negotiated by two administrations Jeff Wise, director of the Pew Environment Group's Global Campaign to End Illegal Fishing,...

Sep 23, 2011, 16:25 ET

Conservation Organizations: NAFO Falls Short on Deep-Sea Protections

Regional Fishery Management Organization Extends Timeline of Area Closures, but Fails to Fully Implement U.N. Resolution The 33rd annual meeting...

Sep 21, 2011, 12:00 ET

Pew Study: Department of Defense Accelerates Clean Energy Innovation to Save Lives, Money

Investments Focus on Vehicle Technologies, Advanced Biofuels and Energy Efficiency The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) is accelerating clean...

Jul 29, 2011, 08:30 ET

Administration, Auto Industry in Sync with Americans' Opinion on Fuel Economy

Pew Clean Energy Program poll finds strong support for ambitious standards Against a backdrop of sharp differences on a variety of current public...

Jul 08, 2011, 14:05 ET

Former FDIC Chair Sheila C. Bair to Join Pew as Senior Advisor

The Pew Charitable Trusts announced today that former FDIC Chairman Sheila C. Bair will be joining its staff as a senior advisor providing...

Jul 01, 2011, 13:36 ET

Pew Calls for Obama Administration to Raise MPG Standards

Action could save consumers millions at the pump and reduce consumption by more than one billion barrels of oil The Pew Clean Energy Program...

Jun 16, 2011, 10:43 ET

Pew Applauds Introduction of Bipartisan Bill in Senate to Preserve Effectiveness of Antibiotics

The Pew Campaign on Human Health and Industrial Farming (HHIF) today applauded U.S. Senators Dianne Feinstein (D-Calif.), Susan Collins (R-Maine),...

Jun 14, 2011, 00:01 ET

Destacados científicos latinoamericanos nombrados Becarios Pew en Ciencias Biomédicas 2011

The Pew Charitable Trusts nombró a 10 promisorios jóvenes científicos como "Becarios Latinoamericanos Pew en Ciencias...

Jun 14, 2011, 00:01 ET

Notáveis cientistas latino-americanos nomeados Pew Fellows de 2011 em ciências biomédicas

A Pew Charitable Trusts nomeou 10 notáveis cientistas em começo de carreira como Pew Fellows latino-americanos em ciências...

Jun 14, 2011, 00:01 ET

Top Latin American Scientists Named 2011 Pew Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences

The Pew Charitable Trusts named 10 outstanding early-career scientists to be Pew Latin American Fellows in the Biomedical Sciences. By providing...

Jun 14, 2011, 00:01 ET

22 of America's Most Promising Scientists Selected as 2011 Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences

Twenty-two of America's most promising scientists have been named Pew Scholars in the Biomedical Sciences by The Pew Charitable Trusts. The 2011...

May 19, 2011, 00:01 ET

Public Favors Increased Government Role in Promoting American Dream, According to Poll by Pew’s Economic Mobility Project

Families’ Financial Situations Tumble, Yet Optimism About the Future Prevails A new national poll released today by Pew's Economic Mobility...

Apr 13, 2011, 00:01 ET

Pew Finds Four in 10 Offenders Return To Prison Within Three Years

Despite massive increases in state spending on prisons, America's national recidivism rate is stubbornly high, with more than four in 10 offenders...

Mar 30, 2011, 07:30 ET

En 2010, les investissements mondiaux en énergie propre ont atteint le niveau record de 243 milliards de dollars

- La Chine est à la première place du groupe des G20 avec 54,4 milliards de dollars En 2010, les investissements et les...

Mar 29, 2011, 15:34 ET

La inversión en energía limpia global alcanzó el récord de 243.000 millones de dólares en 2010

- China superó a todos los miembros del G-20 con un récord de 54.400 millones de dólares La inversión y finanzas en...

Mar 29, 2011, 14:46 ET

La inversión global en energía limpia alcanzó un récord de $243,000 millones en 2010

La financiación e inversión global en energía limpia creció significativamente en 2010 hasta alcanzar $243,000 millones, un...

Mar 29, 2011, 14:46 ET

Weltweite Investitionen in saubere Energien erreichen 2010 Rekordwert von 243 Milliarden Dollar

- China belegt mit einem Rekordwert von 54,4 Milliarden Dollar Führungsposition unter den G-20-Mitgliedern Die weltweiten...

Mar 29, 2011, 14:37 ET

Investimentos mundiais em energia limpa alcançaram a cifra recorde de US$243 bilhões em 2010

Os financiamentos e investimentos mundiais em energia limpa cresceram significativamente em 2010 alcançando US$ 243 bilhões, 30 por cento...