31 minutes | Apr 2nd 2021

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

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.  Skip ahead to the following section(s): (0:00) Overview (3:01) Legislative Details (14:29) Action Steps (19:26) Messaging Recommendations Helpful resources: Use our Action Tools to write to your members of Congress: http://cclusa.org/write   Send a postcard to President Biden about this policy: http://cclusa.org/postcard   Write a letter to the editor about this bill: http://cclusa.org/lte   Amplify the news on social media: http://cclusa.org/facebook   Check out the current cosponsors of the bill here: http://energyinnovationact.org   Learn more about how the bill works here: http://energyinnovationact.org/how-it-works/  The bill is a “carbon fee and dividend” approach to carbon pricing. You can learn more about that idea here: https://citizensclimatelobby.org/price-on-carbon/   Check out Columbia University’s assessment of this legislation: https://www.energypolicy.columbia.edu/research/report/assessment-energy-innovation-and-carbon-dividend-act   Noah Kaufman’s “Nature Climate Change” paper that Danny referenced: https://www.energypolicy.columbia.edu/research/article/near-term-net-zero-alternative-social-cost-carbon-setting-carbon-prices   You can sign up for our text alerts here: http://cclusa.org/text   You can join our Monthly Calling Campaign here: http://cclusa.org/mcc   You can contribute to CCL by visiting http://cclusa.org/donate  Tonight’s Reintroduction Presentation Slides: https://docs.google.com/presentation/d/1MpKiPwHlIg71PwfpQ-c53Z59Wf9RaquerGTMVVmXf8U   Community page on the bill: https://community.citizensclimate.org/topics/energy-innovation-act  Comparison between the new bill and the one from last Congress: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/486  Q&A on the Energy Innovation and Carbon Dividend Act: https://community.citizensclimate.org/resources/item/19/285 
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