Reports and publications

  • Clean trucks can deliver Biden’s goals for climate, jobs, equity

    Type: Column/Article

    Date: January 22, 2021

    To achieve its goal, the Biden administration should put the United States on a path to 100% zero pollution new trucks and buses by 2040 — and commit to quickly setting ambitious pollution standards to drive this transition.

  • EDF Live: A New Day for Climate Action

    Type: Webinar

    Date: January 21, 2021

    Hear leaders from Environmental Defense Fund discuss the window of opportunity we have now to make a meaningful difference for the future of our climate and the health of our families and communities – while helping to build a more equitable and prosperous America for all.

  • Adaptive Management and NEPA in the Courts

    Type: Case resources

    Date: December 18, 2020

    Case law review of adaptive management, an iterative decision-making process wherein agencies monitor a management plan’s implementation and adjust it based on feedback.

  • EDF report provides guidance for researchers, academics, conservation nonprofits, state and government agencies, and other organizations interested in measuring the farm financial outcomes of in-field conservation practices.

  • 2020 EDF Impact Report

    Type: Information about EDF

    Date: December 11, 2020

    Learn about our organization, staff, mission and achievements of 2020.

  • How the Biden administration should frame its priorities

    Type: Column/Article

    Date: December 6, 2020

    Op-ed from EDF President Fred Krupp in the Washington Post argues that a window is opening for Biden to make good on such campaign promises as creating jobs, making the economy cleaner and more equitable, and confronting the threat of climate change.

  • We can find common ground to solve challenging water issues

    Type: Column/Article

    Date: December 4, 2020

    Op-ed by Ann Hayden and Cannon Michael in CALMatters about finding common ground and coming together as Californians to address water challenges as we head into 2021.

  • Why donate? Because you can make a difference.

    Type: Information about EDF

    Date: December 3, 2020

  • Getting ready for the next storm

    Type: Report

    Date: December 1, 2020

    EDF Special Report Fall 2020. A conversation with Agustín Carbó, Puerto Rico’s first energy commissioner, who lived through the tragedy of Hurricane Maria and is now leading EDF’s work on energy policy reform in his native island.