Lawsuit calls out Biden administration for allowing oil operators to harm Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears

Groups sued the Biden administration today for issuing a regulation that allows oil and gas companies to harass Southern Beaufort Sea polar bears despite the likelihood of causing injury and death. Read More

New Facebook study: 99 percent of climate disinformation goes unchecked

New analysis by Friends of the Earth uses Facebook data to show that their approach misses the point, and will still likely miss the vast majority of disinformation. Read More

Indigenous and conservation groups support House reconciliation language that would repeal Arctic Refuge drilling program

Kudos to Congress for working to restore protections to the Arctic Refuge and its threatened wildlife. Read More

New Scorecard Reports 10 Major U.S. Food Retailers’ Progress on Protecting Bees from Toxic Pesticides

Friends of the Earth today released its latest Bee-Friendly Retailer Scorecard, ranking 25 of the largest US grocery retailers on pesticides and pollinator protection in their food and beverage supply chains. Read More

Friends of the Earth statement on revenue bill from the House Ways and Means Committee

This bill is fundamentally at odds with the President’s commitment to repeal fossil fuel subsidies. Read More

Biden Announces Fossil Fuel-Friendly Pick to Lead the FERC

The appointment of Mr. Phillips to the FERC is a gift to corporate utilities and the fossil fuel industry. Read More

Assemblymember Kalra and Bill Sponsors Celebrate Passage of AB 416, a Landmark Bill to Make California a Leader in Fighting Tropical Deforestation

AB 416 will ensure that California is not inadvertently contributing to tropical deforestation and encourages more transparency and sustainable practices across the board. Read More

300+ groups demand Clean Electricity Payment Program (CEPP) exclude fossil fuels and false solutions

Today, 300+ groups are calling on Congress to exclude fossil fuels and false solutions from the Clean Electricity Payment Program (CEPP) Read More

Lawsuit Filed After Biden Opens 79 Million Acres of Gulf of Mexico for Oil Leasing

The Biden administration has folded to the oil industry based on its campaign of disinformation and political pressure, ignoring the worsening climate emergency we face. Read More

Biden Breaks Climate Promise As Extreme Weather, Drought, Fires, and Flooding Ravage Nation

The Department of the Interior is starting the process for oil & gas lease sales on public lands despite Biden's promise to ban new leasing. Read More