Achieving President Biden’s goal of net-zero greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, with interim targets of being halfway there by 2030 and having entirely clean electricity by 2035, is possible with law and technologies that already exist or can be readily imagined. In the process, many more jobs would be created than lost, and aspects of the environment beyond climate change would be greatly improved. But it is a massive undertaking.
Environmental Law | Law
Sabin Center for Climate Change Law
Michael B. Gerrard,
Legal Pathways to Biden's Climate Goals,
Available at: https://scholarship.law.columbia.edu/faculty_scholarship/2906