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Full Title: Accelerating the US Coal Phase Out: Leading by Example in Paris and Beyond Author(s): Sierra Club Publisher(s): Sierra Club Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The climate change crisis and the public...
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Full Title: Advancing Minnesota’s Clean Energy Economy: Building on a History of Leadership and Success Author(s): Sam Gomberg and Sandra Sattler Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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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: Bill Savings in a Clean Energy Future, Part 2: Clean Power Plan Final Rule Update Author(s): Patrick Knight, Spencer Fields, Patrick Luckow, Tommy Vitolo, Sarah Jackson, Bruce Biewald, and...
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Full Title: Bill Savings in a Clean Energy Future: Clean Power Means Lower Bills for States Author(s): Patrick Knight, Patrick Luckow, Spencer Fields, Tommy Vitolo, Sarah Jackson, Bruce Biewald, and Elizabeth...
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Full Title: Clean Power Plan Handbook: A Guide to the Final Rule for Consumer Advocates Author(s): Sarah Jackson, Nidhi R. Santen, Pat Knight, Spencer Fields, Bruce Biewald, and Elizabeth A. Stanton Publisher(s):...
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There is an inconvenient and uncomfortable truth that nuclear energy is a significant non-CO2 source of electrical power in the U.S. Despite the dramatic expansion of solar and wind, these...
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Full Title: Development of Social Cost of Carbon Estimates Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): To develop the 2010 and 2013 social...
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Full Title: Does the Social Cost of Carbon Matter? Evidence from US Policy Author(s): Robert W. Hahn and Robert A. Ritz Publisher(s): Oxford University Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We evaluate a recent...
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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: Executive Guide to Carbon Pricing Leadership Author(s): Eliot Metzger, Jayoung Park, and Dr. Deborah Gallagher Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As the risks and impacts associated...
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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: 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: 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 Energy Efficiency Cuts Costs for a 2-Degree Future Author(s): Fraunhafer ISI Publisher(s): Fraunhafer ISI Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): About 40% of global greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions originate from energy...
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Full Title: How Pennsylvania Can Meet Its Clean Power Plan Targets Author(s): Kristin Meek, Rebecca Gasper and Noah Kaufman Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This fact sheet examines...
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The Paris Agreement establishes the objective of “[h]olding the increase in the global average temperature to well below 2°C above pre-industrial levels and to pursue efforts to limit the temperature...
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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: Let's Get Serious About CCS Author(s): By Ryan Fitzpatrick and Melissa Carey Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Washington has failed to give carbon capture and storage (CCS) the...
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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: 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: Reassessing the Efficiency Penalty from Carbon Capture in Coal-Fired Power Plants Author(s): Sarang D. Supekar and Steven J. Skerlos Publisher(s): University of Michigan Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper examines...
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Full Title: Renewable Energy in the 50 States: Western Region Author(s): Nancy Saracino, Jack Stoddard, and Cameron Prell, Crowell & Moring LLP Publisher(s): American Council on Renewable Energy Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text:...
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Full Title: The $2 Trillion Stranded Assets Danger Zone: How Fossil Fuel Firms Risk Destroying Investor Returns Author(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publisher(s):  Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The low carbon...
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Full Title: The Case Against a Carbon Tax Author(s): Robert P. Murphy, Patrick J. Michaels, and Paul C. Knappenberger Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A vigorous campaign aimed at American...
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When last we joined hands around the ourenergypolicy.org campfire, roasting s’mores and singing songs of camaraderie, we told tales of one particular monster of the dark, to wit, the Obama...
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Full Title: Who Benefits From Free Emission Allowances? An Economic Analysis of the Waxman-Markey Cap-and-Trade Program Author(s): Andrew Chamberlain Publisher(s): Institute for Energy Research Publication Date: 09/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent Congressional Budget Office...
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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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