Evergreen Action Plan

UPDATE 05/14/2020: Our new organization, Evergreen Action, has launched! Please visit our site to learn how you can help build an all-out mobilization to defeat the climate crisis.

Evergreen Action Plan

Evergreen Action Plan

1) Launching a National Climate Mobilization

1.1 — White House Office of Climate Mobilization & Climate Council

1.2 — Mobilizing Federal Clean Energy Investments

1.3 — National Environmental Justice Initiative

1.4 — State Climate Mobilization Councils

1.5 — Tribal Sovereignty & Treaty Rights

2) Achieving 100% Clean Power

2.1–100% Clean Electricity Standard

2.2 — Clean Air Act Standards to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Pollution

2.3 — Creating a Green Bank & Investing in Clean Energy Deployment

2.4 — Energy Democracy & Community-Led Energy Transformation

2.5 — Transmission & Smart Grid Modernization

3) Expanding Clean Transportation & Mobility

3.1–100% Clean Cars Standard

3.2 — Twenty-First Century Transportation Infrastructure

3.3 — Smart Growth, Affordable Housing & Community Development

3.4 — Clean & Renewable Fuel Standard

3.5 — Decarbonizing Aviation & Shipping

4) Investing in Green Buildings & the Built Environment

4.1–100% Clean Buildings & Energy Efficiency Resource Standards

4.2 — ReBuild America: a National Building Energy Upgrade Initiative

4.3 — Preservation and New Construction of Affordable Housing

4.4 — Preventing Homelessness & Displacement in the Face of Gentrification

4.5 — Energy Affordability through a Universal Clean Energy Service Fund

5) Promoting Clean & Competitive American Industries

5.1 — Advanced Manufacturing Investments & Industrial Policy

5.2 — Buy Clean Program

5.3 — Cracking Down on Super-Pollutants

5.4 — Top Runner Industrial Efficiency & Carbon Intensity Standards

5.5 — Increasing Clean Energy Exports & Global Competitiveness

6) Growing Sustainable Agriculture & Rural Prosperity

6.1 — Investing in Agricultural Innovations to Defeat Climate Change

6.2 — Keeping Farmers Farming

6.3 — Next-Generation Rural Electrification

6.4 — Diversifying Rural Economies

6.5 — Funding Economic Transition & Restoration of Impacted Communities

7) Building Greater Justice & an Inclusive Clean Energy Economy:

7.1 — Equity Impact Mapping & an Equity Screen to End ‘Sacrifice Zones’

7.2 — Clean Water for All

7.3 — Pollution-Free Communities

7.4–40% of Investments into Disadvantaged Communities

7.5 — Community Self-Determination

8) Creating High-Quality Union Jobs & a Clean Economy Workforce

8.1 — A ‘G.I. Bill’ for Impacted Energy Workers & Communities

8.2 — The Right to Organize and Collectively Bargain for Workers & Communities

8.3 — Rebuilding Career Ladders through Apprenticeships & Training

8.4 — Ensuring Family-Supporting Wages & Benefits

8.5 — Creating a Climate Conservation Corps (CCC)

9) Ending Fossil Fuel Giveaways

9.1 — Ending Fossil Fuel Subsidies

9.2 — Banning New Federal Leasing & Phasing-Out Fossil Fuel Production

9.3 — Holding Polluters Accountable

9.4 — Rejecting New Fossil Fuel Infrastructure

9.5 — Confronting Fossil Fuel Finance & Improving Corporate Climate Transparency

10) Leading in Clean Technology Innovation & Restoring Climate Science

10.1 — Clean Energy Research & Development

10.2 — ARPA-Ag & Agricultural Innovations to Tackle Climate Change

10.3 — Industrial Innovation & Carbon Removal

10.4 — Climate Science: Understanding Impacts & Dangers

10.5 — Climate & STEM Education

11) Building Climate Resilience, Adaptation & Recovery

11.1 — Climate-Resilient Infrastructure

11.2 — Prioritizing Front-line Populations in Disaster Preparedness, Response & Recovery

11.3 — Managing water resources in a changing climate

11.4 — Blue New Deal

11.5 — Improving Forest Health & Protecting Public Lands

12) Asserting U.S. Leadership in the Global Effort to Defeat Climate Change

12.1 — Rejoining the Paris Agreement & Global Climate Action

12.2 — Welcoming Refugees & Promoting Stability amidst Climate Disruption

12.3 — Setting Strong Climate & Labor Standards in International Trade

12.4 — Driving Investment in a Sustainable Global Economy

12.5 — Taking on Petro-States and Creating Climate Accountability

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