Senior Director, Campaign for 100% Renewable Energy, Environment America

On staff: 2001-2003; 2005-present
B.S., Tufts University
Johanna directs strategy and staff for Environment America’s energy campaigns at the local, state and national level. In her prior positions, she led the campaign to ban smoking in all Maryland workplaces, helped stop the construction of a new nuclear reactor on the shores of the Chesapeake Bay and helped build the support necessary to pass the EmPOWER Maryland Act, which set a goal of reducing the state’s per capita electricity use by 15 percent. She also currently serves on the board of Community Action Works. Johanna lives in Amherst, Massachusetts, with her family, where she enjoys growing dahlias, biking and the occasional game of goaltimate.

Posts by Johanna Neumann
How fast is solar energy growing?

Solar power

How fast is solar energy growing?

America is getting nearly 12 times more energy from the sun than we did a decade ago. The United States gets more emission-free energy from the sun than ever before.

Renewables are on the rise in the United States
Wind turbines in eastern Washington state

Clean energy

Renewables are on the rise in the United States

Today, the United States produces more than 3 times as much energy from the sun, the wind and the earth as we did just a decade ago. Learn more about how clean energy is growing and what we can do to accelerate clean energy growth.

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