Events

Meeting on Agriculture-Based Climate Solutions

Members of the caucus met with leaders from the Food and Agriculture Climate Alliance, National Council of Farmer Cooperatives, Corteva Agriscience, Cloud Agronomics, and the Environmental Defense Fund to discuss how the agriculture sector can advance climate solutions.

Meeting with Business Roundtable

Members of the caucus met with Josh Bolten, CEO of Business Roundtable, and George Oliver, Chairman and CEO of Johnson Controls and Chair of Business Roundtable’s Energy & Environment Committee, to talk about ways to advance bipartisan sustainability policies.

C2ES Climate Briefing for the 117th Congress

The caucus held a staff briefing with C2ES’ Business Environmental Leadership Council – featuring some of the largest Fortune 500 companies – to discuss prospects for climate policy in the 117th Congress.

Meeting with Commissioner Frans Timmermans of the EU

Members of the caucus met with Frans Timmermans, Executive Vice-President of the European Commission for the European Green Deal and lead on the commission’s climate work. 

Meeting with Scott Kirby of United

Members of the caucus met with Scott Kirby, CEO of United Airlines, to discuss reducing aviation emissions. 

Meeting with Reps. McKinley and Schrader

Members of the caucus met with Congressmen David McKinley (R-W.Va.) and Kurt Schrader (D-Ore.) to discuss their legislation to invest in clean energy innovation and reduce emissions in the power sector.

Climate and National Security

Members of the caucus met with former military and defense officials to discuss the linkages between climate and national security.

Direct Air Capture Technology

Members of the caucus met with leading companies and investors in the direct air capture industry to discuss the technology and prospects for commercialization. 

Natural Climate Solutions

Members of the caucus met with environmental and business leaders to discuss how forestry, row crop agriculture, and coastal ecosystems can store carbon and reduce emissions. 

Meeting with Brad Smith of Microsoft

Members of the caucus met with Brad Smith of Microsoft to discuss the company's commitment to reduce emissions, invest in new carbon reduction technologies, and protect the world's ecosystems.