The longest-lasting environmental solutions have the broadest support. So we work with activists, companies and other allies to defend environmental protections, address inequities and craft strong, bipartisan policy.
From getting laws passed to defending them before the courts, we make government work for — not against — the environment. Our 3 million members and activists make all the difference in this fight.
Our groundbreaking work with local communities on air pollution
How our advocacy work could help reduce pollution from planes
Climate change won’t wait: How we get to a 100% Clean economy
- Case study
After the BP oil spill, this bipartisan victory won billions for recovery
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Historic vote on methane pollution shows we can still fight and win
Since mercury causes brain damage, why let it into our air and water?
We bring wide-ranging perspectives and skills to our advocacy work. Meet some of the people who make it happen.
Director and Senior Attorney, Transportation and Clean Air Policy
Senior Vice President, Political Affairs
Senior Counsel and Associate Vice President for Clean Air Strategies
Associate Vice President, U.S. Climate
EDF builds coalitions to secure victories in the courtroom. At the end of the day it's not about credit. It's about rulings, it's about changing policy, it's about changing minds.
Professor, Harvard Law School
(202) 572-3336 (office)
Dig deeper into our advocacy work with these resources for Hill staffers, journalists and policy experts.
Climate 411: Expert commentary on global climate change and clean air
Clean energy innovation as a climate change solution
African American Communities and Climate Change
Companies letter to Congress on renewables
Ground-Based Transportation Solutions To Improve Public Health and Fight Climate Change
What to Look For in Proposed Climate Change Solutions