Publications and documents

  • TSCA reform legislation Type: Report

    Date: August 1, 2010

    Highlights and comparisons of TSCA reform legislation.
  • Denison Testimony HR5820 July 2010 Type: Testimony

    Date: July 29, 2010

    Statement of Richard A. Denison before U.S. House of Representatives at a hearing on H.R. 5820, the Toxic Chemicals Safety Act of 2010.
  • Common Ground Type: Report

    Date: July 28, 2010

    Agenda for restoration compiled by Environmental Defense Fund, the National Wildlife Federation, and the National Audubon Society that details specifi
  • California’s Global Warming Solutions Act, known as AB 32, calls for reducing statewide greenhouse gas emissions to 1990 levels by 2020.
  • Clean energy pioneers Type: Report

    Date: June 23, 2010

    Profiles of the people, businesses and communities across the Intermountain West who are forging clean energy progress through innovation and determin
  • Climate Corps Public Sector Type: Information about EDF

    Date: June 1, 2010

    Many obstacles prevent the public sector from taking advantage of smart energy investments. Environmental Defense Fund can help.
  • REDD+: Protecting tropical forests Type: Report

    Date: May 4, 2010

    REDD+ is ready to help save tropical forests, indigenous peoples—and the Earth’s climate.
  • Securing a Gold Standard for Equity Type: Report

    Date: April 1, 2010

    Under Assembly Bill (AB) 32, California’s Global Warming Solutions Act a cap and trade framework is being developed to enable for large sources of emissions.
  • Three reasons for REDD Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: April 1, 2010

    Summary of the necessity of REDD in curbing greenhouse gas emissions and preserving indigenous forest peoples’ traditional lifestyles. This two-page f
  • Diagram of Carbon Credits for Reduced Deforestation (REDD) Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: March 1, 2010

    See step-by-step how carbon credits for reduced deforestation are created, financed, verified, purchased, and ultimately provide sustainable economic
  • Solutions Spring 2010 Type: Newsletter

    Date: March 1, 2010

    In this issue: EDF redoubles efforts to save Gulf wetlands, Risky Business: Tampering with the Earth’s Climate, U.S. and Brazil sign pact on rainfores
  • REDD initiatives around the world Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: March 1, 2010

    Support for REDD is gaining traction in national and sub-national climate change policy in developed and developing countries. This map highlights sev
  • Solutions Winter 2010 Type: Newsletter

    Date: January 1, 2010

    In this issue: Global warming’s evil twin; A truce in California’s water wars; “Why I’m Outraged About Toxic Chemicals;” smart grids offer a new world
  • Tailored Mass Transit 2009 Type: Newsletter

    Date: December 29, 2009

    Mass transit for California’s 21st Century.
  • EPA Endangerment Finding for Greenhouse Gas Pollution Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: December 20, 2009

    The EPA determined that greenhouse gas emissions endanger the public health and welfare of current and future generations.
  • Letter to managing agents regarding heating oil issue Type: Letter

    Date: December 16, 2009

    Letter template New York City residents can use to ask your building manager to switch from dirty heating oil to cleaner fuels.
  • Micro-Financing for Efficiency Investments Type: Report

    Date: December 1, 2009

    This report focuses on the availability of funds for capital investments in the range of $5,000 or $10,000 that pay back quickly through avoided utility bills or other reductions.
  • Osprey Watch Fall 2009 Type: Newsletter

    Date: December 1, 2009

    Main Feature - “Jim Marston: Bringing All Sides Together.”
  • Turn Toward Climate Safety Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: November 30, 2009

    Lays out a set of principal building blocks that need to be put in place for the turn toward climate safety and shows how to generate sufficient finan
  • Solutions Fall 2009 Type: Newsletter

    Date: November 13, 2009

    In this issue: Sharing the catch - Fishermen embrace a new approach to solve overfishing; Earth to Senate – Get moving!; Toxic ignorance is not bliss;