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Jun 17, 2022 Press Release
"As the impacts of climate change continue to drive increasingly severe economic disruption and loss, investors are intensifying their demands for information regarding the legal, technological, and market changes from these impacts and the global transition to a net-zero economy," the letter reads.
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.
Jun 6, 2022 Press Release
"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.

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Aug 9, 2021 Opinion Piece
"We’ve known for years that we are in a race against time. We’ve run out of time. Now, every bit of pollution — and every fraction of a degree — counts," writes Chair Castor in the New York Times.
Apr 20, 2021 Opinion Piece
Just as past presidents led our allies through major global crises, President Biden is poised to build a new era of American leadership to guide the rest of the world into a clean energy future, with good-paying jobs and technological innovation.
Apr 12, 2021 Opinion Piece
It’s time we make the right investments that will power our 21st century economy, putting Americans to work and helping us reach net zero as fast as the science requires.