EFAB Letter to EPA Administrator Regan
On April 27, 2021, EFAB submitted an introductory letter to EPA Administrator Michael Regan. The letter discusses the role of EFAB in supporting EPA, the composition of its membership, and the Board’s recently completed products. In the letter, the Board enumerates the ways it is working with EPA on current financing and investment issues facing the environmental sector. These include advancing social and environmental justice through infrastructure financing and investment, risk assessment and the cost of capital for infrastructure, expanding regional approaches to scaling water-based infrastructure financing and investment, and more.
This letter also notifies Administrator Regan that the Board is prepared to serve as a resource and engage on critical climate financing topics. Through this letter, EFAB offers to provide expertise and recommendations on innovative policy interventions to enable transformational environmental, economic, and social changes in communities throughout the country.