Biden Plan to Fight Climate Change: Too Ambitious?

EI’s Megan Mahajan says we already have the technologies, but need a portfolio of policies across all sectors of the economy to meet climate targets.

Many Technologies Needed To Solve The Climate Crisis Are Nowhere Near Ready

EI’s Sonia Aggarwal explains why policy support for research and development is critical to scaling clean technologies that drive deep emissions reductions.

Biden-Sanders Task Force Proposals Could Actually Move The Needle On Climate Action

EI report found the U.S. could run on 90% clean electricity by 2035, without lifting the costs of electric bills, and new renewable infrastructure would generate more than half a million jobs per year.

What Does The Democrats’ Plan Have To Say About Environmental Justice

EI modeling finds the Climate Crisis Action Plan would avoid 62,000 premature deaths annually by 2050 and provide nearly $8 trillion in climate and health benefits through 2050.

Can The Clean Energy Industry Deliver On The Biden-Sanders Climate Plan?

EI’s Sonia Aggarwal says reaching 90 percent clean electricity requires doubling the highest historical yearly wind and solar deployment through the 2020s and tripling it in the 2030s.

How To Replace 187 GW Of Coal With Renewables, And Save Customers Money

EI’s study found that customers would save money if 74% percent of U.S. coal units were replaced with solar and wind power sited nearby.

House Democrats Release ‘Bold’ Plan to Tackle Carbon Emissions by 2050

EI analysis shows the plan could save an estimated 62,000 premature deaths a year and provide close to $8 trillion in health- and climate-related benefits over the next three decades.

Calls Grow Louder For Biden To Strengthen His Climate Goals

EI report finds plummeting costs of solar energy, wind energy and battery storage mean that those sources could supply the bulk of U.S. energy demand in 15 years.

The Next Energy Battle: Renewables vs. Natural Gas

EI research with GridLab and the Goldman School shows a reliable 90% clean electricity grid by 2035 is achievable with no new gas buildout.

Biden’s Big Climate Decision: Will He Embrace His Task Force’s Goals?

EI research with Vibrant Clean Energy shows the average cost of new wind or solar power is cheaper than the costs to keep running most coal-fired plants.