Press Releases / News

Mar 31, 2015

Statement on U.S. Submission to United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change

We strongly support the United States’ submission to the UNFCCC. This announcement signals to the world that an ambitious, but achievable global climate agreement is possible in Paris.

Mar 23, 2015

Statement on Department of Interior Fracking Rules for Public Lands

SEEC Members have consistently pressed for the strongest possible fracking standards. While these rules are a much needed improvement over the status quo, there are still exceptions and loopholes for fracking that threaten clean air, clean water, human health, wildlife and the climate that Congress must address.

Mar 20, 2015

Statement on Federal Greenhouse Gas Emissions Reductions

SEEC applauds the President’s leadership in taking steps today, which will help secure a cleaner and healthier tomorrow.

Feb 4, 2015

Continuing a Career of Environmental Leadership Rep. Beyer Joins SEEC

The House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC) is pleased to welcome Congressman Don Beyer (VA-08) to its membership.

Jan 30, 2015

SEEC Elects 114th Congress Leadership

The House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC) unanimously elected Co-Chairs and Vice-Chairs to serve as SEEC Leadership in the 114th Congress. SEEC Leadership will serve through the end of 114th Congress.

Jan 14, 2015

Rep. Pocan Joins SEEC

The House Sustainable Energy and Environment Coalition (SEEC) is pleased to welcome Congressman Mark Pocan (WI-02) to its membership.

Dec 3, 2014

Statement on Tax Extenders

Today’s short-term, mostly retroactive extension of many of these tax provisions is the absolute minimum necessary.

Dec 2, 2014

Rep. DelBene Joins SEEC

SEEC Welcomes Rep. DelBene (WA-01), Coalition now at 58 Members

Nov 26, 2014

Statement on Proposed Ozone Pollution Standards

Issues: Environment

These long-overdue ozone standards are critical to protecting the public health, particularly for at-risk groups like children, seniors, and anyone with asthma or respiratory diseases.

Nov 14, 2014

Statement on U.S. Pledge to Green Climate Fund

SEEC released the following statement on the U.S. pledge to contribute $3 billion to the Green Climate Fund.