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Full Title: 2015 Global Energy Forum: Revolutionary Changes and Security Pathways Author(s): Jan H. Kalicki (editor) Publisher(s): Wilson Center Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Revolutionary changes are occurring in the global energy landscape,...
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Full Title: A Comprehensive Analysis of the Employment Impacts of the EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan Author(s): Josh Bivens Publisher(s): Economic Policy Institute (EPI) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Estimates made by the...
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Full Title: A Retrospective Analysis of the Benefits and Impacts of U.S. Renewable Portfolio Standards Author(s): Wiser, Ryan H., Galen L. Barbose, Jenny Heeter, Trieu Mai, Lori Bird, Mark Bolinger, A....
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Full Title: Achieving 50 Percent Renewable Electricity in California (2015) Author(s): James H. Nelson and Laura M. Wisland Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Ramping up renewable energy in...
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Full Title: Air Emissions Displacement by Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Author(s): Bruce Biewald, Joseph Daniel, Jeremy Fisher, PhD, Patrick Luckow, Alice Napoleon, Nidhi Santen, PhD, and Kenji Takahashi Publisher(s): Synapse Energy...
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Full Title: Are You Ready for Your Next Wind Deal? Author(s): Himali Parmar and Shanthi Muthiah Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this white paper, ICF International experts provide an...
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Full Title: Assessing the Final Clean Power Plan: Emissions Outcomes Author(s): John Larsen, Sarah Ladislaw, Michelle Melton and Whitney Herndon Publisher(s): Center for Strategic International Studies (CSIS) Publication Date: 1/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The...
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Full Title: Assessment of Fuel-Cycle Impact of LNG in International Shipping Author(s): Dana Lowell, Haifeng Wang, and Nic Lutsey Publisher(s): International Council on Clean Transportation Publication Date: 05/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Although natural gas...
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Full Title: Best Practices in Planning for Clean Power Plan Compliance Author(s): Rachel Wilson, Melissa Whited, Sarah Jackson, Bruce Biewald, and Elizabeth A. Stanton Publisher(s): Synapse Energy Economics, Inc Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: California’s Golden Energy Efficiency Opportunity: Ramping Up Success to Save Billions and Meet Climate Goals Author(s): Lara Ettenson and Christa Heavey Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Capturing Value: Science and Strategies to Curb Methane Emissions from the Oil and Natural Gas Sector Author(s): Jayni Foley Hein Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Methane,...
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Full Title: Clean Power Means Lower Bills for Consumers Author(s): Patrick Knight, Patrick Luckow, Spencer Fields, Tommy Vitolo, Bruce Biewald, and Elizabeth A. Stanton Publisher(s): Synapse Energy Economics, Inc Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Climate Change: It’s Time for a Conservative Alternative Author(s): Eli Lehrer Publisher(s): R Street Institute and the Environmental Law Reporters Publication Date: 09/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): President Barack Obama’s climate agenda announced...
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Full Title: Controlling Carbon Emissions from U.S. Power Plants: How a Tradable Performance Standard Compares to a Carbon Tax Author(s): Warwick J. McKibbin, Adele Morris and Peter J. Wilcoxen Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication...
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Full Title: Designing and Preparing Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs) Author(s): Kelly Levin, David Rich, Dennis Tirpak, Heather McGray, David Waskow, Yamil Bonduki (UNDP), Michael Comstock (UNDP), Ian Noble and Kathleen...
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Full Title: Dispatching Direct Use: Achieving Greenhouse Gas Reductions With Natural Gas in Homes and Businesses Author(s): Richard Meyer Publisher(s): American Gas Association Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This document serves as a...
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Full Title: Do Consumers Recognize the Value of Fuel Economy? Author(s): James M. Sallee and Sarah West Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): One of the great questions facing policymakers in...
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Full Title: Draft Seventh Northwest Conservation and Electric Power Plan Author(s): Carol Winkel Publisher(s): The Northwest Power and Conservation Council Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Pacific Northwest power system faces a host...
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Full Title: Electric Vehicles and Georgia (2015) Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Thanks in part to forward-looking state policies, Georgia has become one...
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Full Title: Electrifying Transportation Reduces Greenhouse Gases and Improves Air Quality: Executive Summary Author(s): Electric Power Research Institute and Natural Resources Defense Council Publisher(s): Electric Power Research Institute and Natural Resources Defense...
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Full Title: Encyclical Letter Laudato Si' of the Holy Father Francis on Care for Our Common Home Author(s): Pope Francis Publisher(s): The Vatican Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): "Praised be 'me' Lord," sang...
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Full Title: Energy Efficiency Financing Mechanisms Author(s): Kathy Hurley, Michael Lou, and David Solan Publisher(s): The Energy Policy Institute and The Center for Advanced Energy Studies Publication Date: 05/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy efficiency...
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Full Title: Energy Storage for the Evolving Power System Author(s): Pew Charitable Trusts Publisher(s): Pew Charitable Trusts Publication Date: 02/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Distributed energy resources allow electricity to be generated closer to...
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Full Title: Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions at the State Level, 2000-2013 Author(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions...
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Full Title: Essential Elements of a Paris Climate Agreement Author(s): Center for Energy and Climate Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Energy and Climate Solutions Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The negotiating mandate for...
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Full Title: Expert Consensus on the Economics of Climate Change Author(s): Peter Howard and Derek Sylvan Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Given that effective climate change policy must...
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Full Title: Foreign Action, Domestic Windfall: The U.S. Economy Stands to Gain Trillions from Foreign Climate Action Author(s): Peter Howard and Jason Schwartz Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Fostering low carbon energy: Next generation policy to commercialize CCS in the United States Author(s): John P. Banks and Tim Boersma Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Next month,...
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Full Title: Frameworks for Evaluating Policy Approaches to Address the Competitiveness Concerns of Mitigating Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Joseph E. Aldy Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 02/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: G20 Climate Action – a turning point? Author(s): Climate Transparency Publisher(s): Climate Transparency Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): G20 countries represent two thirds of the world population, and four fifths of...
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Full Title: How Clean Power Will Save Us Money in the Long Run Author(s): Patrick Knight, Spencer Fields, Patrick Luckow, Tommy Vitolo, Bruce Biewald, and Elizabeth A. Stanton Publisher(s): Synapse Energy Economics,...
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Full Title: How the EPA Should Modify Its Proposed 111(d) Regulations to Allow States to Comply By Taxing Pollution Author(s): Michael Wara, Adele Morris, and Marta R. Darby Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date:...
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Full Title: How Virginia Can Meet Its Clean Power Plan Targets Author(s): Kristen Meek, Rebecca Gasper, and Noah Kaufman Publisher(s): World Resources Institute Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In August 2015, the U.S....
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Full Title: Implementing EPA's Clean Power Plan: A Menu of Options Author(s): National Association of Clean Air Agencies (NACAA) Publisher(s): National Association of Clean Air Agencies (NACAA) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Full Title: Insight Briefing: Carbon Pricing Author(s): The Climate Group Publisher(s): The Climate Group Publication Date: 07/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Economists have long argued that putting a price on carbon, either through a...
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Full Title: Insights from Modeling the Proposed Clean Power Plan Author(s): Jennifer Macedonia, Blair Beasley, Tracy Terry, Meghan McGuinness, Stuart Iler Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Bipartisan Policy Center’s (BPC) Energy Project explores...
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Full Title: Interpreting INDCs: Assessing Transparency of Post-2020 Greenhouse Gas Emissions Targets for 8 Top-Emitting Economies Author(s): Thomas Damassa, Taryn Fransen, Mengpin Ge, Krisztina Pjeczka Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full...
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Full Title: Lazard's Levelized Cost of Storage Analysis — Version 1.0 Author(s): Lazard Publisher(s): Lazard Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy storage systems are be rated in terms of both instantaneous power capacity and...
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Full Title: Leading Nowhere: the Futility and Farce of Global Climate Negotiations Author(s): Oren Cass Publisher(s): The Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Conference of the Parties (COP) 21, the international climate negotiations...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned from Three Decades of Experience with Cap-and-Trade Author(s): Richard Schmalensee and Robert N. Stavins Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This essay provides an...
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Full Title: Maryland's Post 2020 Greenhouse Gas Reduction Target Setting Author(s): Doug Vine Publisher(s): Center for CLimate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Maryland’s target to reduce greenhouse gas emissions...
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Full Title: National Evaluation of the Energy Efficiency and Conservation Block Grant Program Author(s): DNV GL Publisher(s): DNV GL Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Energy Efficiency and...
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Full Title: New U.S. Nuclear Generation: 2010–2030 Author(s): Geoffrey Rothwell Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 06/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report analyzes the modeling of the next generation of nuclear capacity...
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Full Title: Obama’s Plan to Avoid Senate Review of the Paris Protocol Author(s): Steven Groves Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris Protocol climate change agreement—to be negotiated between...
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Full Title: Offshore Wind - Can the United States Catch up with Europe? Author(s): Laura Small, Samuel Beirne, and Ori Gutin Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) Publication Date: 1/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Wind...
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Full Title: Offshore Wind Energy Can Deliver Big Carbon Cuts for Coastal States Author(s): Shiva Polefka and Elise Shulman Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): President Barack Obama recently took...
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Full Title: On the Importance of Baseline Setting in Carbon Offsets Markets Author(s): Antonio Bento, Ravi Kanbur and Benjamin Leard Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 03/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Incorporating...
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Full Title: Options for Mobilizing Clean Energy Finance Author(s): Patrick Falwell Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Studies (C2ES) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Clean energy and energy efficiency technologies are decreasing in...
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Full Title: Paris Climate Conference: Thoughts On Day One Author(s): David Sandalow Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris climate conference opened yesterday and will...
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Full Title: President Obama’s Air Pollution Record Author(s): Sam Batkins Publisher(s): American Action Forum Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent air pollution data and regulatory actions by the Obama Administration demonstrate that Americans...
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Full Title: Putting a Price on Carbon: Reducing Emissions Author(s): Noah Kaufman, Michael Obeiter, and Eleanor Krause Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In Putting a Price on Carbon:...
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Full Title: Reducing Livability: How Sustainability Planning Threatens the American Dream Author(s): Randal O'Toole Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In response to state laws and federal incentives, cities and metropolitan...
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Full Title: Reducing Methane Emissions from Natural Gas Development: Strategies for State-level Policymakers Author(s): Michael Obeiter and Christopher Weber Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This working paper is...
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Full Title: Renewable Portfolio Standards: Ohio Author(s): Randy T Simmons, PhD, Ryan M. Yonk, PhD, Tyler Brough, PhD, Ken Sim, MS, and Jacob Fishbeck Publisher(s): Institute of Political Economy: Utah State University Publication...
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Full Title: Report to the Maryland General Assembly on the Administration’s Progress Carrying out the Requirements of the Act Concerning Regulated Sustainable Energy Contract Program Author(s): Maryland Energy Administration Publisher(s): Maryland Energy...
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Full Title: Results for MISO’s Mid-Term Analysis of EPA's Final Clean Power Plan Author(s): MISO Energy Publisher(s): MISO Energy Publication Date: 03/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The near-term analysis focused on modeling the specific...
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Full Title: Shifting Gears: A New Approach to Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the Transportation Sector Author(s): Jack Lienke and Jason A Schwartz Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 04/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Success of U.S. Climate Pledge Depends on Future GHG Regulation of U.S. Industry, Other Sectors Author(s): George Banks Publisher(s): ACCF Center for Policy Research Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): According to...
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Full Title: Sustainable Transportation: Moving People and Goods in Ways that are Cleaner, Greener, Smarter Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Moving...
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Full Title: The Carbon Effect 2.0: Reassessing the Challenges for Public Power Author(s):  Dennis Pidherny, Olu Sonola, and Roshan Bains Publisher(s): Fitch Ratings Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon Compliance Remains a Challenge: Fitch Ratings...
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Full Title: The Clean Air Benefits of Wind Energy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): American Wind Energy Association Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Wind energy is a widely available, affordable, reliable, non-emitting, readily quantifiable and verifiable,...
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Full Title: The Greening of Our National Parks: How Electric Vehicles Can Reduce Emissions in U.S. National Parks and on Our Public Lands Author(s): Myriam Alexander-Kearns and Nidhi Thakar Publisher(s): Center for...
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Full Title: The Paris Climate Agreement Author(s): Gwynne Taraska Publisher(s): Center for American Progress (CAP) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): After four years of negotiations, nations succeeded in forging a global, legally binding...
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Full Title: The Power of Optimism: The Paris Agreement and Road Ahead Author(s): David Sandalow Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA, Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Pessimism and defeatism come easily...
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Full Title: University of Texas Study Underestimates National Methane Emissions at Natural Gas Production Sites Due to Instrument Sensor Failure Author(s): Touché Howard Publisher(s): Energy Science and Engineering Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Utility-Scale Power Tower Solar Systems: Performance Acceptance Test Guidelines Author(s): David Kearney Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 03/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Prior to commercial operation, large solar systems in...
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Full Title: Virginia’s Pathway to Cutting Carbon Pollution Author(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Clean Power Plan, finalized by the U.S. Environmental Protection...
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Full Title: Vision for Paris: Building an Effective Climate Agreement Author(s): Valli Moosa and Harald Dovland Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report outlines the...
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President Trump is expected to make a decision after the impending G7 summit regarding whether the U.S. will remain a party to the Paris Climate Agreement. For weeks, the President has...
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Full Title: Why Sustainability Standards for Biofuel Production Make Little Economic Sense Author(s): Harry de Gorter and David R. Just Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 10/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The federal “sustainability standard” requires...
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Full Title: World Energy Outlook Special Report 2015: Energy and Climate Change Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A major milestone in efforts to...
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