Press Releases / News

Jun 25, 2014

Rep. Scott Brings Climate Awareness to New Heights in Joining SEEC

With the addition of Congressman Scott, SEEC now has 57 members, bring the Coalition to its largest size since its inception in 2009.

Jun 2, 2014

Statement on Carbon Pollution Standard for Existing Sources

Issues: Climate Change

Today, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) unveiled a draft proposal to reduce carbon pollution from existing power plants. Carbon emissions from human activities, such as power generation, are the principal driver of climate change.

May 22, 2014

Hill briefing on warming highlights military, health impacts

Science and national security experts visited Capitol Hill last night to brief an audience of congressional staffers on the toll climate change is already taking on public well-being, at home and around the world. It was sponsored by the Senate Climate Action Task Force and the House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition.

May 20, 2014

House Adopts SEEC WRRDA Extreme Weather Provision

Required study will help reduce extreme weather impacts.

May 19, 2014

Media Advisory: SEEC & Senate Environmental Groups to Host Event on Climate Threats

Tomorrow evening, SEEC and the Senate Climate Action Task Force will host a panel discussion on the threat climate change poses to our health, security, and economy.

May 6, 2014

Statement on the Third National Climate Assessment

Issues: Climate Change

The United States Global Change Research Program released our third National Climate Assessment. It provides the latest insights into the historical, current, and future state of climate in the United States.