News Release | Environment America

Statement: EPA head nominee Michael Regan deserves swift confirmation in Senate

A hearing will be held Wednesday for Michael Regan, President Joe Biden's nominee to lead the Environmental Protection Agency. Environment America fully supports Regan given his work on climate, clean water, and experience reaching across the aisle and engaging stakeholders.

News Release | Environment Florida

Representative Anna V. Eskamani, Senator Lori Berman, and Environmental Advocates to Host Press Conference to Highlight Renewable Energy Bill

State Representative Anna V. Eskamani (D-Orlando) and Senator Lori Berman (D-Boynton Beach) filed House Bill 283 / Senate Bill 720, legislation to transition Florida to 100 percent renewable energy by 2040 and carbon neutrality by 2050.

News Release | Environment America

Statement: General Motors pledges carbon neutrality by 2040

General Motors announced that it plans to minimize carbon emissions from its global products and operations enough by 2040 that it will be carbon neutral. To reach these lofty, yet necessary, goals, GM aspires to eliminate tailpipe emissions from new light-duty vehicles by 2035. 

News Release | Environment America

Statement: Biden administration will make historic commitments to protecting America’s natural heritage

WASHINGTON -- As part of an executive order, President Joe Biden is expected to announce Wednesday a stop on all new drilling in public lands and waters. The president will also set a goal of protecting 30 percent of U.S. lands and oceans by the year 2030.

News Release | Environment Florida

Statement: President Biden makes important strides in climate action

President Joseph Biden released a far-reaching plan Wednesday that outlines the actions his administration will take to tackle climate change both domestically and internationally.

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