Attorney General Actions
State attorneys general are working to advance clean energy, climate and environmental laws and policies. Use the filters below to search actions of regional and national significance taken by state attorneys general since 2017. To alert us to an action that should be added to our database, email email@example.com.
December 1, 2021
Maryland Attorney General Brian Frosh sent a letter informing Governor Hogan that the state’s Water Supply Program (WSP), which is responsible for ensuring safe drinking water, could be jeopardizing access to reliable water for millions of Maryland...
November 24, 2021
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey led a coalition of fifteen attorneys general in sending a letter to the Senate to support provisions addressing per- and polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFAS) in its version of the National Defense Authorization Act...
November 15, 2021
New York Attorney General Letitia James led a coalition of nineteen attorneys general in sending a letter to the Senate’s Environment and Public Works (EPW) Committee urging the group to pass legislation that will increase public health and environmental...
October 7, 2021
Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey submitted a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission urging that the agency quickly resolve a conflict over upgrades required to construct the New England Clean Energy Connect transmission project,...
September 14, 2021
New York Attorney General Letitia James led a coalition of twenty attorneys general in sending a letter to the chairs of multiple House and Senate committees urging Congress to respond to the climate emergency and advance environmental justice through the...
July 9, 2021
New York Attorney General Letitia James led a coalition of 15 attorneys general in responding to the EPA’s June 8, 2021 motion for a voluntary remand of litigation over its determination that 11 uses of the toxic chemical 1,4-dioxane pose no unreasonable...
April 26, 2021
Twenty-One AGs Sent Letter in Support of Congressional Review Act Resolution to Restore EPA Regulations on Methane Emissions
New York Attorney General Letitia James led a coalition of 21 attorneys general in sent a letter to congressional leaders expressing support for a Congressional Review Act (CRA) resolution to invalidate the Trump administration’s rescission of controls on...
March 9, 2021
Colorado AG Sent Letter to FERC in Support of Investigations into Potential Energy Market Manipulation During Winter Storms
Colorado Attorney General Phil Weiser sent a letter to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) expressing support for the Commission’s efforts to “examin[e] wholesale natural gas and electricity market activity to determine if any market...
December 2, 2020
October 5, 2020