New Report — State AGs: Empowering the Clean Energy Future

State attorneys general are on the front lines of the clean energy transition — defending state authority, protecting consumers, promoting fair competition, and safeguarding the environment. Read the report here >>

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The non-partisan State Energy & Environmental Impact Center at NYU Law supports state attorneys general in defending and promoting clean energy, climate and environmental laws and policies. 

The Issues In Focus 


In the Media 

Guest Column: Just Call it the Environmental Pollution AgencyDelaware County Daily Times, by Joe Batory. 10/17/2019.

How States’ Rights Became a Liberal Environmentalist CauseChristian Science Monitor, by Amanda Paulson and Martin Kuz. 10/9/2019.

The Grim Predictions for the Future Have ArrivedCounterPunch, by George Ochenski. 9/25/2019.

Surge in Carbon Dioxide From Trump Auto Shift Alarms ScientistsBloomberg Environment, by Jennifer Dlouhy. 9/19/2019.

Trump Administration Moving to Repeal Obama-Era Clean Water ActLas Vegas Review-Journal, by Debra Saunders. 9/12/2019.

Trump Administration Is Testing Corporate Environmental ResolveThe Hill, by David J. Hayes. 9/6/2019.

Conservationists Warn Weaker Trump Rules Could Doom Colorado Dancing Grouse, Colorado Independent, by Allison Winter. 8/30/2019.