Press Releases

March 21, 2024

The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled yesterday that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service must correct legal errors with a regulation that allows oil and gas companies to harass Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears on the North Slope of Alaska.

March 21, 2024

Today, the U.S. Senators on the Energy and Natural Resources Committee will hold a hearing to consider President Biden’s nominations to fill current and future vacancies for the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission. The FERC nominees are Democrats Judy Chang and David Rosner, and Republican Lindsay See. By statute, only three of the five commissioners can be from the same political party. FERC is an independent federal agency that makes key decisions about our nation’s energy future, including the interstate transmission of methane gas and electricity.

March 20, 2024

Reps. Miller, Foushee bill aims to strengthen competitiveness of U.S. manufacturing

March 20, 2024

Concerns Raised About Recent Litigation Launched by Exxon Against Shareholders

March 20, 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Today, the House Natural Resources Committee held a legislative hearing to consider multiple bills that would weaken conservation protections and make it easier for Big Business to drill and mine on public lands. The bills are the latest assault by Congressional Republicans on public lands and waters. One bill from Rep.

March 20, 2024

CHIPS Communities United Calls for Community Benefits Agreement to Protect Workers and Community

March 20, 2024

Washington, DC — Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) finalized federal standards to strengthen the nation’s emissions requirements for light-duty vehicles that will encourage the production of cleaner passenger cars and light- and medium-duty trucks.

March 19, 2024

Oil and gas industry executives kicked off CERAWeek by dismissing the urgent need to meet globally agreed upon climate goals and calling for an increase in fossil fuel extraction and exports against scientific evidence, according to reporting from Politico. The industry message emerging from CERAWeek overlaps with House Republicans’ dirty “energy week.”

March 19, 2024

WASHINGTON, DC - Today, the Department of Energy (DOE) finalized a rule to update a two-decade-old calculation that determines the equivalent fuel economy of electric vehicles (EVs), phasing in important adjustments to the calculation.

March 19, 2024

Media Advisory: Thursday, March 21 @ 12:00PM (EST) in Cincinnati, Ohio

Indigenous and Environmental Advocates Rally with Michigan Attorney General 

Dana Nessel Ahead of Oral Arguments on Dangerous Line 5 Pipeline