Executive Branch

Executive Order 14008

President Biden's Executive Order on Tackling the Climate Crisis at Home and Abroad targets clean electricity, federal vehicle fleets, frontline communities, HFC emissions, and fossil fuel leases and subsidies.

Frontlines Climate Justice Executive Action Platform

Proposes a set of actions the executive branch can take to equitably address the climate crisis without new legislation, major new appropriations, or other Congressional authority.

Report, Energizing America

Offers the incoming Biden administration and Congress a strategic framework to triple US annual investment in energy innovation over the next five years

Report, A Path Forward for FERC

Proposes reforms related to carbon pricing, revising transmission policies, and reforming electricity market rules. 

Report, Managing Climate Risk in the Financial System

Concluded that climate change threatens U.S. financial markets, as the costs of wildfires, storms, droughts and floods spread through insurance and mortgage markets, pension funds and other financial institutions.