“They’re all on very solid ground in both blue and red states,” McCarthy said of the initiatives. And I could argue that the clean energy transition is soon going to be on steroids.”McCarthy joked that the coming changes may bring inconveniences, some particularly familiar to the nation’s drivers. “McCarthy’s leadership led to the most aggressive action on climate in U.S. history,” Cammett said at the Smith Campus Center event. Instead of just getting submissions from the Northeast, California, and other states typically friendly to climate action, they came in from all 50. The legislation provides $370 billion to support energy and climate-related programs and incentives, the largest such investment in the nation’s history.