Database of Climate Policy Databases
Many climate policy databases and resources exist for the federal, state, and local levels - but it can be time consuming to find the resource you need. At Climate Cabinet Education, we've compiled many of these resources for our own reference. Now, we want to share our "database of climate policy databases" with you!
As always, we're committed to centralizing climate and clean energy information so that it is accessible and actionable for decision makers, advocates and the public. Know of a resource that should be added to this list? Let us know. You can contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Climate Cabinet Education's toolkit of best practice state-level climate policy across sectors, with a focus on jobs, justice. It includes examples and model legislation from states across the US.
Database of energy legislation. Need to search ENERGY legislation for each year from 2007 to 2019 by state, topic, keyword, year, status or primary sponsor.
Database of environment legislation. Search ENVIRONMENT legislation for each year from 2007 to 2019 by state, topic, keyword, year, status or primary sponsor.
Database of state laws on air quality, energy efficiency & renewable energy, human health and climate change.
Interactive maps that show climate policies and laws in the US. Shows GHG target, carbon pricing, electricity sector policy, decoupling policy, climate action plan, LCFS/AFS.
Interactive map that highlights local and state power policies with ranks for each state. Links to resources used to gather information on each layer and marker.
Database of state and local policies, laws, and incentives for renewables and efficiency. Not beginner-friendly.
Database that tracks bills/laws and legislative sessions by state. No summaries of legislation or links to statutory text.
Policy "gap" analysis/tracker. Shows opportunities in each state, organized by market preparation, market creation, and market expansion.
Attorney General focused.
Report card on Oregon’s state-level climate action plan that goes through specific policy objectives.
Big list of state and local laws/regulations, private/utility incentives, and state-wide incentives related to alternative fuels and advanced vehicles. Not beginner-friendly.
Hundreds of data sets on local action towards a global sustainable economy (including GHG emissions, mitigation actions, climate hazards, etc.). Can't organize by county or city, making it difficult to use.
This toolkit includes best-practice local government EV policies from around the country with links to real-world examples.
Searchable library of progressive laws and practices at the city level, along with toolkits for effective communication and advocacy. Not comprehensive.
Municipal policy database that municipalities often use to upload their own general codes
Pathways Across Jurisdictions
Database of more than 1000 models and actual federal, state and local laws that legislatures can customize and adopt in order to achieve deep reductions in fossil fuel use and greenhouse gas emissions.
This library of research, analysis, and example legislation is intended to support BIPOC and frontline communities, allies, and policymakers in ensuring best practices for justice and equity are included in climate justice and policy frameworks.
Clean Energy Jobs