Advocacy

Recovery Efforts Provide the Opportunity to Build a 21st Century Energy System

Recovery Efforts Provide the Opportunity to Build a 21st Century Energy System

— As Congress makes plans to recover from the COVID crisis, they must plan for the future by supporting legislation that saves and creates jobs, while also creating a cleaner and healthier world.
The 50th Anniversary of Earth Day Is a Time for Reflection and Action

The 50th Anniversary of Earth Day Is a Time for Reflection and Action

— Even in the face of enormous challenges, we can do great things to secure a better future for birds and people.
New Orleans Approves Net-Zero Carbon Standard by 2040

New Orleans Approves Net-Zero Carbon Standard by 2040

— Historic measure commits New Orleans to a zero-carbon energy portfolio by 2050, phasing out fossil fuels.
Audubon’s Advocacy Is Needed Now More Than Ever

Audubon’s Advocacy Is Needed Now More Than Ever

Though our offices are closed, our work continues.

Audubon Mississippi Celebrates Resilience as BP Oil Spill 10-Year Memorial Nears

Audubon Mississippi Celebrates Resilience as BP Oil Spill 10-Year Memorial Nears

As Americans unite against the unprecedented COVID-19 crisis, it is sometimes a comfort to remember past adversities we have endured.

Washington Legislature Ends with Mixed Climate Victories and More Work Ahead for Comprehensive Climate Action

Washington Legislature Ends with Mixed Climate Victories and More Work Ahead for Comprehensive Climate Action

— Policy discussions on a clean fuels standard, carbon pricing, and other economy-wide approaches to carbon reduction lays groundwork for substantive climate action in 2021.
Audubon Supports the Great American Outdoors Act

Audubon Supports the Great American Outdoors Act

Audubon supports swift passage of the Great American Outdoors Act (S. 3422), which is currently moving through the U.S. Senate.

Senate Misses Opportunity By Scuttling Energy Package

Senate Misses Opportunity By Scuttling Energy Package

WASHINGTON — “This package presented a missed opportunity to make meaningful bi-partisan progress in modernizing our energy system,&rdq

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

Economic Impacts Analysis Determines Resilient-Renewable Energy Standard is the Best Path Forward for New Orleans

— The proposal, submitted by the Energy Future New Orleans coalition, will establish a 100 percent Renewable Energy Standard by 2040 and result in more jobs, greater emissions reductions, and more local investment than alternatives
Senate Bill Can Be an Opportunity for Clean Energy for Birds and People

Senate Bill Can Be an Opportunity for Clean Energy for Birds and People

— The package of energy bills supports investment in energy innovation, but Congress must make changes to take full advantage of this opportunity for significant progress on climate mitigation