Jun 9, 2022 Press Release
This hearing will feature the current governors of New Mexico and Wyoming, who will share perspectives on their states' efforts to cut harmful methane pollution from oil and gas production.
"President Biden’s executive action will help more families enjoy the cost-saving benefits of our clean energy economy, as we power more homes and businesses with clean energy produced right here in America," said Chair Castor.
Jun 3, 2022 Press Release
This hearing will examine the role the ocean plays in the climate crisis and the need to develop and invest in ocean-based climate solutions, both at home and abroad, to build resilient ecosystems and communities.
May 31, 2022 Press Release
"Lowering interconnection costs and bringing more of America’s abundant and affordable renewable energy online is key to tackling the climate crisis," said Chair Castor.
May 13, 2022 Press Release
This hearing will examine pathways to create a sustainable food system that is resilient in the face of climate change. It will also explore solutions to reduce heat-trapping pollution in the food chain supply, while ensuring access to affordable, safe, and healthy food for all Americans.
“We urgently need to shore up American energy independence and security by upgrading and expanding the electric grid,” the letter reads.
Apr 4, 2022 Press Release
“We are falling behind. And unless we ramp up our work, entire generations will face the consequences of inaction on climate change,” said Chair Castor.
“We urge the Biden Administration to take action to ramp up American manufacturing and adoption of electric appliances like heat pumps and work with the Senate to steer transformative investments in clean energy across the finish line," said the Co-Chairs.
Apr 1, 2022 Press Release
This hearing will explore how investments in energy efficiency can save Americans money, reduce carbon emissions, and promote energy security.
Mar 25, 2022 Press Release
This hearing will review the climate benefits of the investments made in ecosystem restoration and conservation through the Great American Outdoors Act and the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. It will also examine opportunities for further investment to create healthy and resilient habitats and communities.