Citizens’ Climate Lobby

CCL’s Reintroduction All Supporter Call: The 2021 Energy Innovation Act & Carbon Dividend Act

April 1, 2021

The Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act of 2021 has been reintroduced into the House by Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL-22) and 28 original cosponsors. Join this training by Mark Reynolds, Citizens' Climate Lobby's Executive Director, Madeleine Para, CCL's President, Dr. Danny Richter, CCL's Vice President of Government Affairs, and Lesley Beatty CCL’s Director of Marketing for an overview of the new bill, it's legislative details, action steps, and messaging recommendations. 

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(0:00) Overview
(3:01) Legislative Details
(14:29) Action Steps
(19:26) Messaging Recommendations

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Check out the current cosponsors of the bill here:  

Learn more about how the bill works here: 

The bill is a “carbon fee and dividend” approach to carbon pricing. You can learn more about that idea here:  

Check out Columbia University’s assessment of this legislation:  

Noah Kaufman’s “Nature Climate Change” paper that Danny referenced:  

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Tonight’s Reintroduction Presentation Slides:  

Community page on the bill: 

Comparison between the new bill and the one from last Congress: 

Q&A on the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act: 

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