“Our mission is to promote the well-being of our country – for both current and future generations – by curbing the carbon pollution that is causing climate change and threatening our children’s health, promoting clean energy and energy security, protecting the pristine places and natural resources that shape our National identity and fuel our economy, and leading by example at the federal level.”
– Michael Boots
The Energy Department released a new report – Enabling Wind Power Nationwide – that shows how the next generation of wind turbines can help expand wind power in all 50 states.
On Bike to Work Day, Federal Chief Sustainability Officer Kate Brandt highlights the importance of sustainable commuting.
The National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) is a landmark environmental law with a 45 year history of driving better quality projects and better outcomes for communities. Here are a few facts to keep in mind about NEPA.
For America’s PrepareAthon! National Day of Action, individuals, families, and communities across the country are coming together to take action to prepare for diverse threats including tornadoes, hurricanes, floods, earthquakes, wildfires, and winter storms.
The Land and Water Conservation Fund has successfully protected, restored, and conserved countless natural lands across our country for 50 years. Now, it's time for Congress to act to reauthorize and fully fund this important program.
On June 25, 2013, President Obama laid out his comprehensive plan for steady action to reduce carbon pollution in America, prepare our country for the impacts of climate change, and lead global efforts to fight it. Learn more about the President's Plan: