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Delivering on America’s Pledge Achieving Climate Progress in 2020

This report focuses on the 2030 impact of the global COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent economic recession. The report analyzes the long-term impacts of 2020 changes on the ability of states, cities, businesses, and others to drive the ambitious emissions reductions modeled in the December 2019 report Accelerating America’s Pledge.

Even in the face of enormous challenges posed by the pandemic and slashed budgets; states, cities, businesses, universities, and others have steadily demonstrated commitments to strong climate and clean energy action and policy. The report also identifies how economic recovery and stimulus packages provide a critical opportunity to maintain momentum and further spur needed climate action.