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Signs of Hope for US Federal Climate Action in 2021

On Jan 1, 2021
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As we enthusiastically bid 2020 farewell, for many reasons 2021 is starting to feel like a year to be hopeful. While the rollout of vaccines signal an impending slow-down to the pandemic, recent activity in DC is offering a similar glimpse to solutions on the horizon for the climate ...

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Signs of Hope for US Federal Climate Action in 2021

Signs of Hope for US Federal Climate Action in 2021

As we enthusiastically bid 2020 farewell, for many reasons 2021 is starting to feel like a year to be hopeful. While the rollout of vaccines signal an impending slow-down to the pandemic, ...

Biden Put Climate at the Heart of His Campaign. Now He’s Delivered Groundbreaking Nominees

Biden Put Climate at the Heart of His Campaign. Now He’s Delivered Groundbreaking Nominees

President-elect Joe Biden rounded out his climate and environment team Thursday with groundbreaking cabinet nominations at the Environmental Protection Agency and the Department of the ...

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by President-elect Joe Biden in Wilmington, Delaware

Remarks as Prepared for Delivery by President-elect Joe Biden in Wilmington, Delaware

Her leadership helped rescue the American auto industry, helped save one million American jobs, and helped bring Detroit back. He currently serves as Secretary of North Carolina’s ...

Joe Biden’s Climate Team Actually Cares About Climate

Joe Biden’s Climate Team Actually Cares About Climate

His administration’s staffing shows how seriously the incoming president takes this issue.

World is in danger of missing Paris climate target, summit is warned

World is in danger of missing Paris climate target, summit is warned

There is widespread international media coverage of the UN’s “Climate Ambition Summit” held online on Saturday and co-hosted by the UK, France and UN.

Biden’s climate and energy team welcomed by US renewables sector

Biden’s climate and energy team welcomed by US renewables sector

The US renewable energy industry has applauded Joe Biden’s climate team nominations and appointments, as the President-elect says he aims to build a clean energy future for the country.

Biden team close to announcing picks for core climate and energy jobs

Biden team close to announcing picks for core climate and energy jobs

The new appointees will be tasked with the president-elect's goal of moving the United States to net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050

Public Distrust in Science Made COVID Worse. It Will Also Harm Climate Policy.

Public Distrust in Science Made COVID Worse. It Will Also Harm Climate Policy.

How will this winnowing of public trust in the scientific realm play out in ongoing efforts to tackle global warming?

What could Biden’s ‘Climate Cabinet’ realistically accomplish?

What could Biden’s ‘Climate Cabinet’ realistically accomplish?

Former White House insiders John Podesta and Carol Browner weigh in.

STATEMENT: President-Elect Biden Selects Dynamic, Diverse Team to Lead US Climate Action

STATEMENT: President-Elect Biden Selects Dynamic, Diverse Team to Lead US Climate Action

President-elect Joe Biden has selected a highly-qualified and diverse group of leaders who will be responsible for setting the agenda and advancing climate action across his administration. ...

Biden assembles team to enact ambitious climate agenda

Biden assembles team to enact ambitious climate agenda

President-elect Joe Biden has assembled his climate cabinet, the officials who will be responsible for enacting the most ambitious plan to fight global warming ever proposed by a U.S. ...

Bright Spots on Climate to End a Dark Year

Bright Spots on Climate to End a Dark Year

As the year winds down, I am buoyed by two big climate victories on the same day.

The Biden Environment Team and a Government-Wide Approach to Sustainability

The Biden Environment Team and a Government-Wide Approach to Sustainability

We need to ensure that during these next few years we rebuild the American consensus behind environmental protection.

Cory’s Plan to Address the Threat of Climate Change

Cory’s Plan to Address the Threat of Climate Change

Climate change is not some distant threat—it’s happening now and we need to act.

How the fight over Biden's EPA pick highlights a seismic crack in the Democrats' climate coalition

How the fight over Biden's EPA pick highlights a seismic crack in the Democrats' climate coalition

Under President Donald Trump, the Environmental Protection Agency became an oxymoron, run by people who'd spent their careers suing or lobbying the EPA on behalf of oil and coal companies. ...

Biden to Pick Top North Carolina Environmental Regulator Michael Regan to Head EPA

Biden to Pick Top North Carolina Environmental Regulator Michael Regan to Head EPA

The environmental agency wields significant power over regulations that impact the energy industry.

Climate Politics/Capitol Light (25)

Climate Politics/Capitol Light (25)

Deadline for ozone review might slip — EPA will take shortcuts to meet an accelerated timetable for completion of the latest review of its ground-level ozone standards but could still miss ...

Biden climate team's foes: Time, politics and bureaucracy - Roll Call

Biden climate team's foes: Time, politics and bureaucracy - Roll Call

Awaiting Biden's climate team is a planet even warmer than it was four years ago, spawning evermore devastating hurricanes and wildfires.

Climate Week NYC 2020

Climate Week NYC 2020

Join us for Climate Week NYC 2020, a series of virtual events beginning September 21, 2020, focused on addressing climate change from a policy perspective.