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Full Title: Climate Policy Memo #1:­ Cap and Trade v Taxes Author(s): Pew Center on Global Climate Change Publisher(s): Pew Center on Global Climate Change Publication Date: 3/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Cap and trade and a carbon tax are two distinct policies aimed...
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Full Title: “Petra Nova and the Future of Carbon Capture” Author(s): NARUC Research Lab Publisher(s): National Association of Regulatory Utility Commissioners Publication Date: 03/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): NARUC’s Carbon Capture, Storage & Utilization Partnership...
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Full Title: 100% Clean and Renewable Wind, Water, and Sunlight (WWS) All-Sector Energy Roadmaps for the 50 United States Author(s): Mark Z. Jacobson, Mark A. Delucchi, Guillaume Bazouin, Zack A. F....
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Full Title: 20 Years of Carbon Capture and Storage Author(s): International Energy Association Publication Date: 11/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris Agreement provides a framework for stronger climate action that will increase the...
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Full Title: 20 Years of Carbon Capture and Storage. Accelerating Future Deployment Author(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 11/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris Agreement provides a framework for stronger climate action that...
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Full Title: 2013 Integrated Energy Policy Report Author(s): Grace Anderson et al. Publisher(s): California Energy Commission Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The 2013 Integrated Energy Policy Report Update provides the results of the California...
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Full Title: 2013 Renewable Energy Data Book Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Publication Date: 2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Key Findings: •United States overall energy consumption grew to 97.3...
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Full Title: 2014 Cox Conserves Sustainability Survey Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Cox Enterprises Publication Date: 8/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The 2014 Cox Conserves Sustainability Survey was conducted in August among a national sample of 2,012 decision-makers of...
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Full Title: 2014 Distributed Wind Market Report Author(s): Alice Orrell, Nikolas Foste, and Scott Morris Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: 2014 International Energy Efficiency Scorecard Author(s): Rachel Young, Sara Hayes, Meegan Kelly, Shruti Vaidyanathan, Sameer Kwatra, Rachel Cluett, and Garrett Herndon Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this...
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Full Title: 2015 Arctic Energy Summit Author(s): Institute of the North Publisher(s): Institute of the North Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Development in the Arctic should encompass and respond to the needs of...
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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: 2016 State of the Electric Utility Survey Author(s): Utility Dive Publisher(s): Utility Dive Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): For years, analysts warned that the declining price of alternative energy technologies...
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Full Title: 2017 Outlook Environment & Energy Author(s): Bloomberg BNA Publisher(s): Bloomberg Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Bloomberg BNA’s 2017 Environment and Energy Outlook explores potential legislative, judicial and regulatory developments surrounding climate change, air...
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A Call to Action: Executive Summary by Herschel Specter President, RBR Consultants, Inc. mhspecter@verizon.net This report is a call to action, and it presents a multi-faceted national energy plan that would address the twin...
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Full Title: A Call to Action Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): RBR Consultants, Inc. Publication Date: 8/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report is a call to action, and it presents a multi-faceted national energy plan that...
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Climate change poses a threat to the safety and prosperity of America’s and the world’s citizens. Every major scientific academy agrees that global warming is real, is mostly caused by...
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Full Title: A Carbon Tax Would Harm U.S. Competitiveness and Low-Income Americans Without Helping the Environment Author(s): Derrick Morgan Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Supporters of a new carbon tax are using arguments aimed...
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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 Fair Compromise to Break the Climate Impasse: A Major Economies Forum Approach to Emissions Reduction Budgeting Author(s): Marco Grasso, J. Timmons Roberts Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The...
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Full Title: A Global High Shift Scenario: Impacts And Potential For More Public Transport, Walking, And Cycling With Lower Car Use Author(s): Michael A. Replogle and Lewis M. Fulton Publisher(s): University of California, Davis and Institute for Transportation and...
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Full Title: A New Perspective for Labeling the Carbon Footprint Against Climate Change Author(s): Juan Cagiao Villar, Sebastián Labella Hidalgo, Adolfo Carballo Penela and Breixo Gómez Meijide Publisher(s): Intech Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: A Practical Approach to Climate Change Author(s): Eli Lehrer Publisher(s): National Affairs Journal and R Street Institute Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change resulting from human activity likely poses the...
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Full Title: A Proposal for U.S. Leadership on International Climate Finance During the Trump Administration Author(s): Gwynne Taraska Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 05/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Finance for low-carbon and climate-resilient...
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Full Title: A rational approach to U.S. civil nuclear power Author(s): George David Banks Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S. commercial nuclear sector is in trouble. Absent significant...
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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: A simple framework for assessing the trade-off between the climate impact of aviation carbon dioxide emissions and contrails for a single flight Author(s): E A Irvine, B J Hoskins, and K P Shine Publisher(s): Environmental Research...
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Last month the International Trade Commission (ITC) agreed to proceed with a trade case filed by the bankrupt solar manufacturing American company Suniva. Suniva has claimed that the current import...
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Full Title: A Summary of American Climate Prospectus: Impacts for Maryland Author(s): Joe Casola and Timothy Markle Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this paper,...
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Full Title: A US Strategy for Sustainable Energy Security Author(s): David Kolanyi Publisher(s): The Atlantic Council Publication Date: 03/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The national energy system of the United States is aging and...
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Full Title: A Voice for the Fish? Climate Change Litigation and Potential Causes of Action for Impacts Under the United Nations Fish Stocks Agreement Author(s): William C.G. Burns Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 4/2008 Full...
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On December 3rd, 2014, OurEnergyPolicy.org hosted “Abundance or Scarcity? Re-examining U.S. Oil & Gas Policy,” a panel event at the Capitol Visitor Center in Washington, DC. The panel discussed how...
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Full Title: Accelerating Global Vehicle Efficiency Author(s): Cecilia Springer, Pete Ogden, Nigel Purvis, and Andreas Dahl-Joergensen Publisher(s): Climate Advisers and the Center for American Progress (CAP) Publication Date: 06/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S....
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Full Title: Accelerating Low-Carbon Development in the World’s Cities Author(s): Andy Gouldson, Sarah Colenbrander, Andrew Sudmant, Nick Godfrey, Joel Millward-Hopkins, Wanli Fang and Xiao Zhao Publisher(s): New Climate Economy Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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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: Achieving the U.S. 2025 Emissions Mitigation Target Author(s): Maria Belenky Publisher(s): Climate Advisers Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In November 2014, the United States pledged to lower its greenhouse gas (GHG)...
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Full Title: Adapting to Climate Change in Coastal Parks Author(s): Katie McDowell Peek, Robert S. Young, Rebecca L. Beavers, Cat Hawkins Hoffman, Brian T. Diethorn, and Shawn Norton Publisher(s): U.S. Department of...
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Full Title: Adapting to Climate Change: A Guide for the Energy and Utility Industry Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): BSR Publication Date: 9/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This primer on climate change adaptation in the energy and utility...
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Full Title: Advanced Building Energy Codes Policy Brief Author(s): Harry Misuriello, Harvey Sachs, & Jennifer Amann Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Advanced building energy codes...
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Full Title: Advancing Climate-Compatible Infrastructure Through the G-20 Author(s): Gwynne Taraska, Pete Ogden, Nancy Alexander, & Howard Marano Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date:12/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): To date, 17 G-20 countries—which account...
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Full Title: Advancing Technology for America’s Transportation Author(s): National Petroleum Council Publisher(s): National Petroleum Council Publication Date: 08/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Future Transportation in the United States is undergoing dramatic changes. These changes could...
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Full Title: AGE OF EXPERIMENTS: How States and Regions Are Developing the Next Generation of Climate and Energy Policies Author(s): The Climate Group Publisher(s): The Climate Group Publication Date: 09/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Agricultural stakeholder views on climate change: Implications for conducting research and outreach Author(s): Linda Stalker Prokopy, Lois Wright Morton, J. Gordon Arbuckle Jr., Amber Saylor Mase, and Adam Wilke Publisher(s): American Meteorological Society Publication...
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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:  America’s (Amazingly) Good Energy News Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  For decades, America’s energy news trended from bad to worse, beginning with the oil...
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Full Title: America’s Clean Energy Frontier: The Pathway To A Safer Climate Future Author(s): Vignesh Gowrishankar, Amanda Levin Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): To stave off the worst...
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Full Title: America’s Dirtiest Power Plants, Polluters on a Global Scale Author(s): Jordan Schneider and Julian Boggs Publisher(s): Environment Texas Research & Policy Center Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this report we examine emissions of carbon...
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Full Title: American Attitudes about Global Warming and Energy Policy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Yale University and Associated Press Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): To gain a better understanding of the American public’s views on global...
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Full Title: AMERICAN CLEAN REVOLUTION: From Dialogue to Action Author(s): The Climate Group Publisher(s): The Climate Group Publication Date: 09/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the lead up to last year’s Climate Week NYC,...
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Full Title: American Mayors and Businesses: Building Partnerships for a Low-Carbon Future Author(s): Alliance For a Sustainable Future Partnership Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Never have...
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Full Title: American Teens' Knowledge of Climate Change Author(s): Anthony Leiserowitz, Nicholas Smith and Jennifer R. Marlon Publisher(s): Yale Project on Climate Change Communication Publication Date: 1/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: American Teen's Knowledge of Climate...
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The President said in his State of the Union Address, “And nowhere is the promise of innovation greater than in American-made energy.”  He then talked about opening federal land for...
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Full Title: An Assessment of US Progress towards its Pledge on Climate Change Mitigation Author(s): Dallas Burtraw and Matt Woerman Publisher(s): Centre for European Policy Studies Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In 2009, President...
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Full Title: An Energy Efficiency Registry, A Flexible and Transparent way to Track and Report Energy Efficiency under the Clean Power Plan Author(s): The Climate Registry Publisher(s): Climate Action Reserve Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A...
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Full Title: Analysis of a Carbon Fee or Tax as a Mechanism to Reduce GHG Emissions in Massachusetts Author(s): Marc Breslow, Ph.D., Sonia Hamel, Patrick Luckow, and Scott Nystrom Publisher(s): Synapse Energy...
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Full Title: Analysis of Existing and Possible Regimes for Carbon Capture and Sequestration: A Review for Policymakers Author(s): Elizabeth Lokey Aldrich, Cassandra Koerner, and David Solan Publisher(s): Energy Policy Institute (EPI) and...
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Full Title: Annual Energy Outlook 2015 with Projections to 2040 Author(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Projections in the Annual Energy Outlook 2015 (AEO2015)...
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Full Title: Anthropogenic CO2 emissions in Africa Author(s): J. G. Canadell, M. R. Raupach, and R. A. Houghton Publisher(s): Biogeosciences Publication Date: 3/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): An understanding of the regional contributions and trends of anthropogenic carbon dioxide...
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Full Title: Arctic 2015 and Beyond: A Strategy for U.S. Leadership in the High North Author(s): Elizabeth Rosenberg, Dr. David Titley and Alexander Wiker Publisher(s): Center for New American Security (CNAS) Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Arctic Matters: The Global Connection to Changes in the Arctic Author(s): National Research Council Publisher(s): National Research Council of the National Academies Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This booklet is intended...
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Full Title: Arctic Potential: Realizing the Promise of U.S. Arctic Oil and Gas Resources Author(s): National Petroleum Council 2015 Publisher(s): National Petroleum Council 2015 Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Arctic is home...
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Full Title: Arctic Warming Factsheet: What It Means for the Region and the Planet Author(s): Hannah Flesch and Cathleen Kelly Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Arctic is...
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Full Title: Are the US and China ready, willing, and able to achieve their Paris Agreement goals? Author(s): Philip Wallach Publisher(s): Brookings Institute Publication Date: 11/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): After years of failing to...
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Full Title: Assessing ExxonMobil’s climate change communications (1977–2014) Author(s): Geoffrey Supran and Naomi Oreskes Publisher(s): IOPscience Publication Date: 08/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper assesses whether ExxonMobil Corporation has in the past misled the...
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Full Title: Assessing Health Vulnerability to Climate Change: A Guide for Health Departments Author(s): Arie Ponce Manangan, Christopher K. Uejio, Shubhayu Saha, Paul J. Schramm, Gino D. Marinucci, Jeremy J. Hess, and George Luber Publisher(s): Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Publication...
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Full Title: Assessing the Effect of Rising Temperatures The Cost of Climate Change to the U.S. Power Sector Author(s): Kate Larsen, John Larsen, Michael Delgado, Whitney Herndon, Shashank Mohan Publisher(s): Rhodium Group Publication...
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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: Assessing the Final Clean Power Plan: Key Changes Relative to the Draft Rule and Their Implications for Stringency Author(s): John Larsen, Sarah O. Ladislaw, Michelle Melton, and Whitney Ketchum Publisher(s):...
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released draft rules on September 20th, to limit carbon emissions from new coal power plants. The proposed rules are part of President Obama’s broader...
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Full Title: Assessing The Post-2020 Clean Energy Landscape Author(s): Thomas Damassa and Katherine Ross Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This WRI analysis finds that renewable energy supplies are...
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Full Title: Assessing Virginia’s Energy Future: Employment Impacts of Clean Power Plan Compliance Scenarios Author(s): Meister Consultants Group Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Institute and Virginia Advanced Energy Industries Coalition (VAEIC) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full...
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Full Title: Back to the Future: Advanced Nuclear Energy and the Battle Against Climate Change Author(s): Josh Freed Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
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Modeling results in the MIT Future of Natural Gas Study released in June of last year suggested that the US could make major progress in the next two decades towards...
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Full Title:  Barriers to the Diffusion of Climate Friendly Technologies Author(s): Brown, Marilyn A. and Benjamin K. Sovacool. Publisher(s): International Journal of Technology Transfer and Commercialization Publication Date: 2/2011 Language: English Length: 19 pages, PDF Full...
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Full Title: Belt and Suspenders? The World Heritage Convention's Role in Confronting Climate Change Author(s): William C.G. Burns Publisher(s): Blackwell Publishing Ltd. Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In the face of increasing frustration with...
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Full Title: Benchmarking Utility Clean Energy Deployment: 2016 Author(s): Dan Mullen and Dan Bakal Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 06/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Benchmarking Utility Clean Energy Deployment: 2016 reflects clean energy progress by...
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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: Beyond 2015: An Innovation-Based Framework For a Global Climate Policy Author(s): Matthew Stepp and Megan Nicholson Publisher(s): Center For Clean Energy Innovation Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The world faces two contradictory...
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Full Title: Beyond The Horizon: Corporate Reporting On Climate Change Author(s): Fatima Maria Ahmad Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): While many companies across a variety of...
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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, PhD, Sarah Jackson, Bruce Biewald, and...
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Full Title: Blackout: Extreme Weather, Climate Change and Power Outages Author(s): Alyson Kenward and Urooj Raja Publisher(s): Climate Central Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Climate change is causing an increase in many types of extreme weather....
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Full Title: Boxer–Sanders Carbon Tax: Economic Impact Author(s): David W. Kreutzer and Kevin Dayaratna Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Senators Barbara Boxer (D–CA) and Bernie Sanders (I–VT) recently proposed the...
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Full Title: BP Statistical Review of World Energy June 2015 Author(s): BP Publisher(s): BP Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD REPORT<- Description (excerpt): Consumption increased for all fuels, reaching record levels for every fuel type except nuclear...
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Full Title: Bridging the Energy Efficiency Gap: Policy Insights from Economic Theory and Empirical Evidence Author(s): Kenneth T. Gillingham, Karen L. Palmer Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Despite several decades...
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Full Title: Broadening Horizons: Climate Change and the U.S. Armed Forces Author(s): Commander Herbert E. Carmen (USN), Christine Parthemore, & Will Rogers Publisher(s): Center for New American Security (CNAS) Publication Date: 04/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Brown to Green: Assessing the G20 transition to a low-carbon economy Author(s): Jan Burck, Niklas Höhne, Markus Hagemann, Sofia Gonzales-Zuñiga, Gerd Leipold, Franziska Marten, Hannah Schindler, Sam Barnard, &...
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Full Title:  Business in a Climate-Constrained World: Catalyzing a Climate-Resilient Future through the Power of the Private Sector Author(s): Cameron, E.; Erickson, C.; and Schuchard, R. Publisher(s): BSR Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This...
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A federal judge has ruled to block California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard, arguing that it “unconstitutionally discriminates against out-of-state producers and tries to regulate activities that take place entirely outside...
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Full Title: California's Energy Future - The View to 2050 Author(s): Jane C. S. Long Publisher(s): California Council on Science and Technology Publication Date: 5/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This summary report synthesizes the results of...
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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: Can Benchmarking and Disclosure Laws Provide Incentives for Energy Efficiency Improvements in Buildings? Author(s): Karen L. Palmer and Margaret A. Walls Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Some oppose shale gas because it is a fossil fuel, a source of carbon dioxide. Some are concerned by accounts of the fresh water it needs, by flaming faucets, by...
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Full Title: Can the ambitions of the Paris Climate Agreement be met? Coping with climate change and delivering on development. Author(s): Amar Bhattacharya Publisher(s): Brookings Institute Publication Date: 10/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris...
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In an August 5th op-ed, the New York Times’ Thomas Friedman urges America to “Get It Right On Gas.” While noting domestic natural gas development’s potential to address a host...
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In a column for the New York Times titled “There’s Still Hope for the Planet,” columnist David Leonhardt describes why investments in technology – particularly governmental investments in clean tech...
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The premise of Robert Stone’s newly released documentary, Pandora’s Promise, is that despite the scary features of nuclear radiation, nuclear power is the best chance we have to avoid the...
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Full Title: Canadian Hydropower and the Clean Power Plan Author(s): Kyle Aarons and Doug Vine Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Hydropower makes up a sizable...
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Full Title: Cap-and-Trade Support Linked to Revenue Use Author(s): Sarah B. Mills, Barry G. Rabe, and Christopher Borick Publisher(s): University of Michigan Gerald R Ford School of Public Policy Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Carbon "Tax Swap" Deals: A Review and Critique Author(s): Robert P. Murphy Publisher(s): Institute for Energy Research Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: A growing number of academics and policymakers have recommended a revenue-­‐neutral carbon “tax swap”...
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Full Title: Carbon Dioxide Emission Reduction Opportunities for the West Virginia Power Sector Author(s): James Van Nostrand, Evan Hansen, Beren Argetsinger, Jeff Simcoe, and Joseph James Publisher(s): Downstream Strategies and WVULaw Center...
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Full Title: Carbon Supply Cost Curves: Evaluating Financial Risk to Gas Capital Expenditures Author(s): James Leaton, Andrew Grant, Matt Gray, and Luke Sussams Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Carbon supply cost curves: Evaluating financial risk to oil capital expenditures Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This analysis assists investors to continue their engagement with companies...
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Full Title: Carbon Tax Revenue and the Budget Deficit: A Win-Win-Win Solution? Author(s):  Sebastian Rausch and John Reilly Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Bush-era tax cuts are scheduled to expire at...
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Full Title: Characterizing Pivotal Sources of Methane Emissions from Natural Gas Production Author(s): Terri Shires and Miriam Lev‐On Publisher(s): American Petroleum Institute Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This document presents the updated results from...
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Full Title: Choosing a Policy Pathway for State 111d Plans to Meet State Objectives Author(s): Jennifer Macedonia and Franz Litz Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center and Greater Plains Institute Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In mid-summer...
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Full Title: City-Level Energy Decision Making: Data Use in Energy Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation in U.S. Cities Author(s): Alexandra Aznar, Megan Day, Elizabeth Doris, and Shivani Mathur Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory...
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Full Title: City-Level Energy Decision Making: Data Use in Energy Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation in U.S. Cities Author(s): Alexandra Aznar, Megan Day, Elizabeth Doris, Shivani Mathur, and Paul Donohoo-Vallett Publisher(s): U.S. National...
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Full Title: Clean Energy and Climate Change Bonds Author(s): Alliance to Save Energy Publication Date: 08/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Currently, there is legislation in both chambers of Congress proposing to finance the deployment...
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Full Title: Clean Energy Opportunities in California's Water Sector Author(s): Juliet Christian-Smith and Laura Wisland Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): It takes more than snow and rainfall to keep California’s...
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Senate Energy & Natural Resources Chairman Jeff Bingaman (D-NM) has introduced the Clean Energy Standard Act of 2012, which would require electric utilities to derive increasing percentages of their supply...
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Full Title: Clean Fuels for Washington: Expanding Production and Use of Clean Fuels Will Deliver Economic and Climate Benefits Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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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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Full Title: Cleaner and Cheaper: Using the Clean Air Act to Sharply Reduce Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants, Delivering Health, Environmental, and Economic Benefits Author(s): Dan Lashof, Starla Yeh Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication...
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Full Title: Cleaner Cars from Cradle to Grave Author(s): Rachael Nealer, David Reichmuth, and Don Anair Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists (UCS) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Together with other oil-saving approaches, such...
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Full Title: Climate Action Plan - Strategy To Reduce Methane Emissions Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): The White House Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Reducing methane emissions is a powerful way to take action on climate change;...
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Full Title: Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science Basis Author(s): Workng Group I, Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Publisher(s): Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: "Climate Change 2013: The Physical Science...
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Full Title: Climate Change 2014: Impacts, Adaptation, and Vulnerability Author(s): Christopher B. Field et al. Publisher(s): Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Human interference with the climate system is occurring, and climate...
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Full Title: Climate Change Adaptation: DOD Can Improve Infrastructure Planning and Processes to Better Account for Potential Impacts Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- According to DOD, its U.S....
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Full Title: Climate change and food safety: A review Author(s): M.C. Tirado, R. Clarke, L. Jaykus, et al. Publisher(s): Food Research International, Elsevier Publication Date: 7/2010 Identifier(s): 43 (2010) 1745–1765, doi:10.1016/j.foodres.2010.07.003 Language: English Length:  21 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): This...
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Full Title: Climate Change and Infrastructure, Urban Systems, and Vulnerabilities Author(s): Thomas J. Wilbanks, Steven J. Fernandez, George Backus, Pablo Garcia, Karl K. Jonietz, Paul H. Kirshen, Michael Savonis, William Solecki, Gasper Loren Toole Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Climate Change and National Security: An Agenda for Action Author(s): Joshua W. Busby Publisher(s): Council on Foreign Relations Publication Date: 11/2007 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): When Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans in 2005,...
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Full Title: Climate Change and Nuclear Power 2012 Author(s): International Atomic Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Atomic Energy Agency Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Energy is indispensable for development. Enormous increases in energy supply  are...
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Full Title: Climate Change and Older Americans: State of the Science Author(s): Janet L. Gamble, Bradford J. Hurley, Peter A. Schultz, Wendy S. Jaglom, Nisha Krishnan, and Melinda Harris Publisher(s): National Institute...
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Full Title: Climate Change and the Electricity Sector: Guide for Assessing Vulnerabilities and Developing Resilience Solutions to Sea Level Rise Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy. Office of Energy Policy and Systems...
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Full Title: Climate Change and the EU Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS): Looking to 2020 Author(s): Larry Parker Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 1/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The European Union’s (EU) Emissions Trading Scheme (ETS) is a cornerstone of...
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Full Title: Climate Change and the U.S. Energy Sector: Regional Vulnerabilities and Resilience Solutions Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Energy Policy and Systems Analysis Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), Office...
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Full Title: Climate Change and the War on Coal: Exploring the Dark Side Author(s): Patrick Charles McGinley Publisher(s): Vermont Journal of Environmental Law Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The shadow cast by the threat of climate change clouds...
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Attitudes towards climate change vary. Some have doubts, but even fish know better as they migrate north to cooler waters. Meanwhile advocates agree that human influence is clear, but they are...
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Full Title: Climate Change Impacts in the United States: The Third National Climate Assessment Author(s): Melillo, Jerry M., Terese (T.C.) Richmond, and Gary W. Yohe, Eds. Publisher(s): U.S. Global Change Research Program Publication...
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Full Title: Climate Change in the U.S. - Benefits of Global Action Share Author(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Earth’s changing climate is...
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Full Title: Climate Change Indicators in the United States, 2014 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): EPA publishes this report to communicate information about the science and...
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Full Title: Climate Change Indicators in the United States, 2014: Third Edition Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Earth’s climate is changing. Temperatures are rising, snow and...
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Full Title: Climate Change, Climate Engineering R&D Author(s): Lee Lane and James Eric Bickel Publisher(s): Copenhagen Consensus Center Publication Date: 5/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper seeks to answer a question that has been posed...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Cost of Inaction for Maryland's Economy Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The American Climate...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Energy Infrastructure Risks and Adaptation Efforts Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Economic losses arising from weather-related events--including floods, droughts, and storms--have been large...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Evidence and Causes Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences and the Royal Society Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Greenhouse gases such as carbon dioxide (CO2) absorb heat (infrared radiation) emitted...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Evidence, Impacts, and Choices Author: National Research Council of the National Academies Publisher(s): National Research Council of the National Academies Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Just what is climate? Climate is commonly...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Future Federal Adaptation Efforts Could Better Support Local Infrastructure Decision Makers Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: According to the National...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Implications for the Energy Sector Author(s): Joanna Benn and Tim Nuthall Publisher(s): World Energy Council, University of Cambridge Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Fifth Assessment Report from the Intergovernmental...
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Full Title: Climate Change: Improvements Needed to Clarify National Priorities and Better Align Them with Federal Funding Decisions Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 5/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Climate...
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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: Climate change: It’s Time for a Conservative Alternative Author(s): Eli Lehrer Publisher(s): R Street Institute and Environmental Law Institute Publication Date: 08/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): President Barack Obama’s climate agenda announced in...
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Full Title: Climate Data vs. Climate Models: Why do climate change assessments overlook the differences between the climate models they use and the empirical data? Author(s): Patrick J. Michaels & Paul...
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Full Title: Climate Diplomacy After Paris: Opportunities for U.S. Leadership Author(s): Nigel Purvis, Maria Belenky, Rebecca Lefton and Claire Langley Publisher(s): Climate Advisers Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This December’s global summit in...
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Full Title: Climate Effects of Carbon Regulations for the US Electricity Sector Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In June 2013, the President directed EPA to...
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On February 10, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) released two major new reports on climate engineering (or "geoengineering"). The reports set out to summarize the scientific basis for what...
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Full Title: Climate Geoengineering: Solar Radiation Management and its Implications for Intergenerational Equity Author(s): William C.G. Burns Publisher(s): Stanford Journal of Law, Science & Policy Publication Date: 5/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: As a result of...
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A paper by researchers at the University of Alberta, Edmonton found that the impact of Canadian oil sands mining, and subsequent land restoration, on carbon release has been significantly underestimated....
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Full Title: Climate Intervention: Carbon Dioxide Removal and Reliable Sequestration Author(s): Committee on Geoengineering Climate: Technical Evaluation and Discussion of Impacts; Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate; Ocean Studies Board; Division...
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Full Title: Climate Intervention: Reflecting Sunlight to Cool Earth Author(s): Committee on Geoengineering Climate: Technical Evaluation and Discussion of Impacts; Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate; Ocean Studies Board; Division on...
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Full Title: Climate Pragmatism: Innovation, Resilience, and No Regrets Author(s): By Rob Atkinson, Netra Chhetri, Joshua Freed, Isabel Galiana,  Christopher Green, Steven Hayward, Jesse Jenkins,  Elizabeth Malone, Ted Nordhaus, Roger Pielke...
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Full Title: Climate science of methane Author(s): University of Oxford Environmental Change Institute Publisher(s): University of Oxford Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Methane is the most abundant reactive trace gas in the atmosphere and arises from...
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Full Title: Climate Sensitivity, Sea Level, and Atmospheric CO2 Author(s): James Hansen, Makiko Sato, Gary Russell and Pushker Kharecha Publisher(s): NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies and Columbia University Earth Institute, New...
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Full Title: Climate-Smart Development: Adding up the benefits of actions that help build prosperity, end poverty and combat climate change Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): World Bank Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The World Bank, in...
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Full Title: CO2 Emissions from Fuel Combustion Highlights Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate scientists have observed that carbon dioxide (CO2) concentrations in...
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Full Title: Coal to gas: the influence of methane leakage Author(s): Tom M. L. Wigley Publisher(s): Climatic Change Publication Date: 8/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions from fossil fuel combustion may be reduced by using natural...
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On February 28th and 29th a federal appeals court in Washington, DC will hear oral arguments in Coalition for Responsible Regulation v. EPA, an aggregation of lawsuits challenging U.S. EPA’s...
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Full Title: Coastal flood damage and adaptation costs under 21st century sea-level rise Author(s): Jochen Hinkel, Daniel Lincke, Athanasios T. Vafeidis, Mahé Perrette, Robert James Nicholls, Richard S. J. Tol, Ben Marzeion, Xavier...
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Full Title: Commitment accounting of CO2 emissions Author(s): Steven J Davis and Robert H Socolow Publisher(s):  Environmental Research Letters Publication Date: 8/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The world not only continues to build new coal-fired power...
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Full Title: Commodity Market Impacts of EPA’s Clean Power Plan Author(s): Trevor Houser, John Larsen, Sarah Ladislaw, Michelle Melton, Whitney Ketchum, and Shashank Mohan Publisher(s): Center for International Strategic Studies Publication Date: 02/2015 Full...
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Full Title: Compact of Mayors Emissions Scenario Model Author(s): Alex Kovac and Wee Kean Fong Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Compact of Mayors is an international coalition...
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Full Title: Competitiveness of Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency in U.S. Markets Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Questions have been raised about whether renewable...
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Full Title: Confronting Climate Change: Avoiding the Unmanageable and Managing the Unavoidable Author(s): Rosina Bierbaum, John P. Holdren, Michael MacCracken, Richard H. Moss, Peter H. Raven Publisher(s): United Nations Foundation Publication Date: 2/2007 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Constructing a Spatially Resolved Methane Emission Inventory for the Barnett Shale Region Author(s): David R. Lyon, Daniel Zavala-Araiza, Ramon A. Alvarez, ́Robert Harriss, Virginia Palacios, Xin Lan, Robert Talbot,...
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Full Title: Containing the Costs of Climate Policy Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): C2ES Publication Date: 06/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This policy brief outlines various options for containing costs under a...
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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: Cool Buildings: Bundled Policies to Promote Super-efficient Space Conditioning Author(s): Marilyn A. Brown, Yu Wang, and Xiaojing Sun Publisher(s): Georgia Tech, School of Public Policy Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Rising...
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Full Title: Cool Policies for Cool Cities: Best Practices for Mitigating Urban Heat Islands in North American Cities Author(s): Virginia Hewitt, Eric Mackres, and Kurt Shickman Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy and Global Cool...
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Full Title: Cool Response: The SEC & Corporate Climate Change Reporting Author(s): Jim Coburn and Jackie Cook Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The SEC recognized the financial impacts of climate change when it issued Interpretive...
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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: COP21 at Paris: What to Expect Author(s): Brookings Institution Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): At the end of the month, governments from nearly 200 nations will convene in...
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Full Title: Copenhagen Accord Author(s): Proposal by the President Publisher(s):  United Nations UNFCCC Publication Date: 12/2009 Identifier(s):  FCCC/CP/2009/L.7 Language: English Length: 5 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The Heads of State, Heads of Government, Ministers, and other heads of delegation present at...
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Full Title: Court Ruling Threatens To Result In More Heat-Trapping Chemicals Author(s): Robbie Orvis Publisher(s): Energy Innovation: Policy & Technology, LLC Publication Date: 08/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The U.S. Court of Appeals vacated an...
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Note: Synopsis from report's executive summary. Creating a Clean Energy Century: Recapturing the Lead in Clean Tech Innovation By Josh Freed, Sam Hodas, Sarah Collins, and Stephanie Praus While the energy market has...
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Full Title: Cumulative Carbon Emissions and Climate Change: Has the Economics of Climate Policies Lost Contact with the Physics? Author(s): John Rhys Publisher(s): University of Oxford Publication Date: 7/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon dioxide (CO2)...
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Full Title: Cutting Carbon Pollution While Promoting Economic Growth Author(s): Myriam Alexander-Kearns and Alison Cassady Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent experiences in the United States and abroad...
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Full Title: Cutting Greenhouse Gas from Fossil-Fuel Extraction on Federal Lands and Waters Author(s): Claire Moser, Joshua Mantell, Nidhi Thakar, Chase Huntley, and Matt Lee-Ashley Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 03/2015 Full...
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Full Title: Dealing in Doubt: The Climate Denial Machine Vs Climate Science Author(s): Greenpeace Publisher(s): Greenpeace Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This report describes organized attacks on climate science, scientists and scientific institutions...
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Full Title: Decoupling natural resource use and environmental impacts from economic growth, A Report of the Working Group on Decoupling to the International Resource Panel Author(s): Fischer-Kowalski, M., Swilling, M., von...
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A recent report from the Bipartisan Policy Center, Energy Innovation at the Department of Defense: Assessing the Opportunities, challenges the assumption that the DoD can function as a be-all-end-all driver...
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Full Title: Delivering on the U.S. Climate Commitment: A 10-Point Plan Toward A Low-Carbon Future Author(s): Karl Hausker, Kristen Meek, Rebecca Gasper, Nate Aden, AND Michael Obeiter Publisher(s): World Resources Institute Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Delivering the Goods: Making the Most of North America’s Evolving Oil Infrastructure Author(s): Frank A. Verrastro, Michelle Melton, Sarah O. Ladislaw, Lisa Hyland, and Kevin Book Publisher(s): Center for Strategic...
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Full Title: Design Principles for a Rate-Based Federal Plan Under EPA's Clean Power Plan Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy (AEE) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This summer, the Environmental Protection Agency...
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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: Determining the Proper Scope of Climate Change Benefits Author(s): Ted Gayer and W. Kip Viscusi Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Although benefit assessment principles are well established for defined...
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Full Title: Developing a Framework for Measuring Community Resilience: Summary of Workshop Author(s): Dominic A. Brose Publisher(s): National Research Council of the National Academies Press Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The 2012 National...
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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: Differentiation in a 2015 Climate Agreement Author(s): Lavanya Rajamani Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A central issue in the ongoing negotiations towards a...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] There is...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Coal is...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] The use...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] The U.S....
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] US electricity...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Fusion is...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] An analysis...
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[Note: The text below is intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and does not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org or affiliated individuals.] The U.S. is at an energy...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] The U.S....
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Critical policy recommendations mentioned above (Flex Fuel GEM mandate, Alternative fuel infrastructure tax credit, and Government vehicle purchase mandate). We must solve the "chicken and egg" problem of the alcohol fuel...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Substantially increase...
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[Note: The statements below are intended solely to stimulate discussion among the Expert community, and do not represent the position of OurEnergyPolicy.org. Text in italics indicates clarification or expansion.] Wind energy...
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Full Title: Disentangling the effects of CO2 and short-lived climate forcer mitigation Author(s): Joeri Rogelja, Michiel Schaefferc, Malte Meinshausene, Drew T. Shindellg, William Harec, Zbigniew Klimontb, Guus J. M. Veldersh, Markus Amannb, and Hans...
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Full Title: Distributed Solar and Storage - ICEF Roadmap 1.0 Author(s): Tom Rowlands-Rees, Ali Izadi-Najafabadi, Itamar Orlandi, David Sandalow, and Colin McCormick Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF) and Columbia SIPA Center...
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It has been recently suggested that natural gas is a more climate friendly alternative to many fossil fuels, and a necessary “bridge” to a low carbon future. The main component...
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A study of successful cap-and-trade schemes published in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Science found that cap-and-trade policies – a widely favored tool in climate change mitigation –...
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Full Title: Does the Judiciary Have the Tools for Regulating Greenhouse Gas Emissions? Author(s): Victor E. Schwartz, Phil Goldberg, Christopher E. Appel Publisher(s): Valparaiso University Law Review Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): In American Electric Power Co....
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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: Domestic Action on Aviation Carbon: Using the Clean Air Act to Cut Aviation Emissions and Create an Alternative to the European Union Emissions Trading System Author(s): Nathan Richardson and...
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Full Title: Domestic Policies to Reduce the Near-Term Risks of Climate Change Author(s): Steve Seidel and John Bachmann Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Recent extreme weather events...
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Full Title: Drivers of the US CO2 emissions 1997–2013 Author(s): Kuishuang Feng, Steven J. Davis, Laixiang Sun, and Klaus Hubacek Publisher(s): Nature Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Fossil fuel CO2 emissions in the...
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Full Title: Driving Cleaner: More Electric Vehicles Mean Less Pollution Author(s): Elizabeth Ridlington, Travis Madsen Publisher(s): Environment America Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- America’s dependence on gasoline as a transportation fuel worsens global warming...
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Full Title: Driving Sustainable Development Through Better Infrastructure: Key Elements of a Transformation Program Author(s): Amar Bhattacharya, Jeremy Oppenheim, and Lord Nicholas Stern Publisher(s): Brookings Institution, New Climate Economy, and Grantham Research Institute on...
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Full Title: Dueling Amendments: The Applicability of Section 111(d) of the Clean Air Act to Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Avi Zevin Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States...
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Full Title: Dynamics of the coupled human-climate system resulting from closed-loop control of solar geoengineering Author(s): Douglas G. MacMartin, Ben Kravitz, David W. Keith, and Andrew Jarvis Publisher(s): n/a Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Early Insights On Long-Term Climate Strategies Author(s): Katherine Ross And Taryn Fransen Publisher(s): World Resources Institute Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Highlights Parties to the Paris Agreement are invited to communicate...
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Full Title: Economic Analysis of Methane Emission Reduction Opportunities in the U.S. Onshore Oil and Natural Gas Industries Author(s): ICF International Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 03/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Methane is an important...
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Full Title: Economics of Nuclear Power and Climate Change Mitigation Policies Author(s): Nico Bauer, Robert J. Brecha, and Gunnar Luderer Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The...
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Full Title: Effects of the Built Environment on Transportation: Energy Use, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, and Other Factors Author(s): Porter, C.D.; Brown, A.; Dunphy, R.T.; Vimmerstedt, L. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy...
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Full Title: Efficiency and the Low-Carbon Future Author(s): Steve Isser Publisher(s): South-central Partnership for Energy Efficiency as a Resource (SPEER) Publication Date: 03/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The convoluted litigation surrounding the EPA’s Clean...
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In response to a request from the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, the Energy Information Administration (EIA) has released its Analysis of Impacts of the Clean Energy Standard...
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Full Title: Electric System Reliability and EPA’s Clean Power Plan: The Case of MISO Author(s): Susan Tierney, Paul Hibbard, and Craig Aubuchon Publisher(s): Analysis Group Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Midcontinent Independent...
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Full Title: Electric Utilities and the Future of Clean Transportation Author(s): Myriam Alexander-Kearns and Alison Cassady Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 04/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As part of the global coalition...
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Full Title: Electric Vehicle Cost-Benefit Analysis: Plug-in Electric Vehicle Cost-Benefit Analysis: Michigan Author / Publisher: M.J. Bradley & Associates Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This study estimated the costs and benefits of...
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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: Electricity in a Climate-Constrained World: Data and Analyses Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: After experiencing a historic drop in 2009,  electricity generation reached a...
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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: Emission factor of ammonia (NH3) from on-road vehicles in China: tunnel tests in urban Guangzhou Author(s): Tengyu Liu, Xinming Wang, Boguang Wang, Xiang Ding, Wei Deng, Sujun Lü, and Yanli Zhang Publisher(s): Environmental Research Letters Publication...
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Full Title: Emissions Implications Of Nuclear Retirements Author(s): Doug Vine Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Since late 2012, five power companies retired six nuclear reactors in...
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Full Title: Empirically-Constrained Climate Sensitivity and the Social Cost of Carbon Author(s): Kevin Dayaratna, Ross McKitrick, David Kreutzer Publisher(s): SSRN Publication Date: 04/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Integrated Assessment Models (IAMs) require parameterization of both...
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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: Endogenous growth, convexity of damages and climate risk: how Nordhaus’ framework supports deep cuts in carbon emissions Author(s): Simon Dietz and Nicholas Stern Publisher(s): Centre for Climate Change Economics and...
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Full Title: energy [r]evolution: A Sustainable World - Energy Outlook 2015 Author(s): Greenpeace International Publisher(s): Greenpeace International Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The good news first: the Energy [R]evolution is already happening! Since...
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Full Title: Energy 101: Introduction to Climate Change Author(s): Michelle Melton and Sarah Ladislaw Publisher(s): Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change is an important issue...
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Full Title: Energy and Carbon – Managing the Risks Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): ExxonMobil Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- ExxonMobil engages in constructive and informed dialogue with a wide variety of stakeholders on a number of...
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Full Title: Energy and Climate Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): ExxonMobil Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- ExxonMobil appreciates this opportunity to provide comments on the topics of global energy and climate change. Energy is everywhere and it...
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Full Title: Energy and Consumer Impacts of EPA’s Clean Power Plan Author(s): NERA Economic Consulting Publisher(s): NERA Economic Consulting Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): NERA used a state-of-the-art energy/economy model (NewERA) to assess the...
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Full Title: Energy and Environment Guide to Action Author(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Energy and Environment Guide to Action: State...
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Full Title: Energy Bills Strain Louisiana Seniors' Budgets Author(s): Eugene M. Trisko Publisher(s): 60 Plus Association Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Low‐ and fixed‐income seniors are among the most vulnerable to electric rate and other energy price...
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Full Title: Energy Darwinism II: Why a Low Carbon Future Doesn’t Have to Cost the Earth Author(s): Jason Channell, Elizabeth Curmi, Phuc Nguyen, Elaine Prior, Alastair R Syme, Heath R Jansen,...
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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 Efficiency for Local Communities Author(s): Eric Mackres & Suzanne Watson Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE) Publication Date: 06/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy efficiency is implemented in communities and demand...
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Full Title: Energy from Waste Can Help Curb Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Matt Kasper Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- As America’s population continues to increase, greenhouse-gas emissions, specifically methane...
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Full Title: Energy in the Post-2015 Development Framework Author(s): Dr Sarah Wykes, Ben Garside, and Aaron Leopold Publisher(s): CAFOD Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- As the post-2015 discussion has recognised, reliable and affordable access...
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Full Title: Energy Policy Agenda for the Next Administration and Congress Author(s): Nicolas Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Free markets will produce the energy America needs to power...
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Full Title: Energy Policy Highlights 1974-2014 Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy Policy Highlights reflects a key benefit of International Energy Agency (IEA)...
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Full Title: Energy Revolution: A Sustainable Global Energy Outlook Author(s): Oliver Schäfer, Arthouros Zervos, Sven Teske, Jan Béranek, and Stephanie Tunmore Publisher(s): Greenpeace and European Renewable Energy Council Publication Date: 10/2008 Language: English Length: 212...
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Full Title: Energy Security and Carbon Capture and Storage Author(s): H. Holger Rogner and M. Howells Publisher(s): Royal Institute of Technology Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The First Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel...
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Full Title: Energy Technology Perspectives 2014: Harnessing Electricity’s Potential Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy Technology Perspectives 2014 (ETP 2014) charts a course...
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Full Title: Energy Technology Perspectives 2015: Mobilising Innovation to Accelerate Climate Action Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As climate negotiators work towards a...
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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: Energy-Water Nexus:The Water Sector’s Energy Use Author(s): Claudia Copeland Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 01/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water and energy are resources that are reciprocally and mutually linked, because...
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Full Title: Energy, Climate Change, & Environment: 2014 Insights (Executive Summary) Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Policies that respond to climate change and other environmental issues...
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Full Title: Energy, Climate Change, & Environment. 2016 Insights Author(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The historic Paris Agreement on climate change sets the course for a fundamental transformation...
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Full Title: Enhancing Emergency Preparedness for Natural Disasters: Government and Oil & Natural Gas Industry Actions to Prepare, Respond, and Recover Author(s): National Petroleum Council Publisher(s): National Petroleum Council Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Ensuring New Infrastructure is Climate-Smart Author(s): James Rydge, Michael Jacobs and Ilmi Granof Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): About US$90 trillion in infrastructure investment is needed...
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Full Title: Environmental Policy Guide: 167 Recommendations for Environmental Policy Reform Author(s): Diane Katz Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Ill-conceived and excessive regulation increasingly inhibits economic growth and erodes...
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In May, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released regulations designed to curb methane (CH4) emissions from new, modified and reconstructed oil and natural gas sources. As part of the Obama...
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The EPA recently announced new regulations for methane emissions, taking an important first step in reducing the impact of this highly potent greenhouse gas (GHG). But the rule falls short,...
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Full Title: EPA’s 111(d) Clean Power Plan Could Increase Energy Efficiency Impacts, Net Benefits, and Total Value Author(s): David Pickles, Bill Prindle, Chris MacCracken, Steven Fine, and Phil Mihlmester Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2014 Full...
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According to the EPA, its proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP) would lead to a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions from the power sector by 2030, compared to 2005 levels....
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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: Ethanol and Land Use Changes Author(s): David Morris Publisher(s): Institute for Local Self-Reliance Publication Date: 2/2008 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This February 2008 report by David Morris criticizes the authors of two recent studies published...
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Full Title: EU ETS Myth Busting: Why it Can't be Reformed and Shouldn't be Replicated Author(s): Transnational Institute Publisher(s): Transnational Institute Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: To reduce emissions at source by the required amount, real changes in...
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Full Title: Evidence for elevated and spatially variable geothermal flux beneath the West Antarctic Ice Sheet Author(s): Dustin M. Schroede, Donald D. Blankenship, Duncan A. Young, and Enrica Quartini Publisher(s): Proceedings of...
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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: 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: Expert credibility in climate change Author(s): William R. L. Anderegga, James W. Prallb, Jacob Haroldc, and Stephen H. Schneider Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 4/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Fact Sheet: Clean Power Plan Author(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On August 3, President Obama and EPA announced the...
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Full Title: Fact Sheet: Polling the American Public on Climate Change (2016) Author(s): Alison Alford Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute Publication Date: 08/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This fact sheet provides information on...
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Full Title: Fact Sheet: Polling the American Public on Climate Change Author(s): Alison Alford Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This fact sheet provides information on climate...
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Full Title: Fact Sheet: Vehicle Efficiency and Emissions Standards Author(s): Paul Haven and Ori Gutin Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Transporting people and goods accounts for...
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Full Title: Federal Action on Climate Change and Clean Energy Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The past year of extreme...
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Full Title: Federal Actions for a Climate Resilient Nation Author(s): Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force Publisher(s): Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force Publication Date: 10/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In October 2009, President Obama signed...
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Full Title: Federal Citations to the Social Cost of Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Jane A. Leggett Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 03/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Executive Order 12866 requires that federal agencies assess the...
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Full Title: Financing Change: How to Mobilize Private-Sector Financing for Sustainable Infrastructure Author(s): Aaron Bielenberg, Mike Kerlin, Jeremy Oppenheim, and Melissa Roberts Publisher(s): McKinsey & Company Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Full Title: Financing Clean Energy: Cost-Effective Tools for State Compliance with the Clean Power Plan (2015) Author(s): Andrew Belden, Steven Clemmer, and Kathryn Wright Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Financing low carbon, climate resilient infrastructure: The role of climate finance and green financial systems Author(s): Joshua P. Meltzer Publisher(s): The Brookings Institution Publication Date: 09/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over the next...
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Full Title: Finding the Path to Clean Power Plan Opportunity: Preparing Now to Identify the Greatest Risks and Benefits Author(s): Chris MacCracken and Matt Robison Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: First Update to the Climate Change Scoping Plan: Building on the Framework Pursuant to AB 32 – The California Global Warming Solutions Act of 2006 Author(s): Edmund G. Brown...
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Full Title: Fixed Income Investing in Climate Solutions: Green Bond Opportunities for Philanthropic Foundations Author(s): Clean Energy Group, Confluence Philanthropy, and Croatan Institute Publisher(s): Clean Energy Group, Confluence Philanthropy, and Croatan Institute Publication...
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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: 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: Four Big Problems with the Obama Administration’s Climate Change Regulations Author(s): Nicolas D. Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A few years ago, cap-and-trade legislation to reduce...
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Full Title: Four Policy Principles for Energy Innovation & Climate Change Author(s): n/a Publisher(s): Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes -- Arizona State University Publication Date: 6/2010 Identifier(s): Language: English Length: 12 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): There is now little doubt that...
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Full Title: Free Trade in Environmental Goods: The Trade Remedy Problem Author(s): Simon Lester and K. William Watson Publisher(s): Herbert A. Stiefel Center for Trade Policy Studies Publication Date: 8/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Full Title: From Investment to Impact: Quantifying the Emissions Reduction Benefits of U.S. International Climate Programs Author(s): Maria Belenky Publisher(s): Climate Advisers Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): What is the impact of U.S....
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Full Title: Future Arctic climate changes: Adaptation and mitigation time scales Author(s): James E. Overland, Muyin Wang, John E. Walsh, and Julienne C. Stroeve Publisher(s): AGU Earth's Future Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The climate...
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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: Gaining Ground: Corporate Progress on the Ceres Roadmap for Sustainability Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Ceres and Sustainalytics Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report, Gaining Ground: Corporate Progress on the Ceres Roadmap for Sustainability,evaluates how well...
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Full Title: Geoengineering the Climate: An Overview of Solar Radiation Management Options Author(s): William C.G. Burns Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 3/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The feckless response of the global community to climate change has...
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Full Title: Geoengineering: Challenges and global impacts Author(s): n/a Publisher(s):  Institute of Physics, RCS, The Royal Academy of Engineering Publication Date: 7/2009 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length: 9 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The Institute of...
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Full Title: Getting Specific on the 2015 Climate Change Agreement: Suggestions for the Legal Text with an Explanatory Memorandum Author(s): Jennifer Morgan, Sebastian Oberthür, and Antonio G. M. La Viña Publisher(s): World...
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Full Title: Global Analysis - June 2015 Author(s): U.S. National oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Publisher(s): U.S. National oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Temperature anomalies and percentiles are...
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Full Title: Global Climate Change Impacts in the United States Author(s): Thomas R. Karl, Jerry M. Melillo, and Thomas C. Peterson Publisher(s): Cambridge University Press Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Second National Climate Assessment This report...
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Full Title: Global corporate use of carbon pricing, Disclosures to investors Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): CDP Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Companies reporting to CDP are showing clearly that major corporations not only recognize climate-related regulatory...
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Full Title: Global Green Growth: Clean Energy Industrial Investments and Expanding Job Opportunities Author(s): United Nations Industrial Development Organization and the Global Green Growth Institute Publisher(s): United Nations Industrial Development Organization and...
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Full Title: Global Landscape of Climate Finance 2015 Author(s): Barbara K. Buchner, Chiara Trabacchi, Federico Mazza, Dario Abramskiehn and David Wang Publisher(s): Climate Policy Initiative Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As 2015 draws...
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Full Title: Global Warming and 21st Century Drying Author(s): Benjamin I. Cook, Jason E. Smerdon, Richard Seager, and Sloan Coats Publisher(s): Springer Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Global warming is expected to increase the frequency and...
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Full Title: Going to Extremes: Climate Change and the Increasing Risk of Weather Disasters Author(s): Edward J. Markey and Henry A. Waxman Publisher(s): Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States and the world...
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Jesse Jenkins (MIT) and Matthew Stepp (Center for Clean Energy Innovation) are among a number of policy analysts who have called for a “tax and invest” strategy to combat global...
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Full Title: Government Works: Federal Agency Actions on Energy Efficiency Author(s): Lowell W. Ungar, Joanna Mauer, Siddiq Khan, and Shruti Vaidyanathan Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Federal agency actions on...
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Full Title: Green Finance: The Next Frontier for U.S.-China Cooperation Author(s): Melanie Hart, Pete Ogden, and Kelly Sims Gallagher Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 06/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): When it comes...
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Full Title: Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Fossil Energy Extracted from Federal Lands and Waters: An Update Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Stratus Consulting Inc. Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Our current report provides an updated analysis of...
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Full Title: Growing Oregon’s Biogas Industry: A Review of Oregon’s Biogas Potential and Benefits Author(s): Peter Weisberg and Tad Roth Publisher(s): Peter Weisberg and Tad Roth Publication Date: 2/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Biogas, a renewable substitute...
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Full Title: Guide for Designing Mandatory Greenhouse Gas Reporting Programs Author(s):  Neelam Singh, Kathryn Bacher, Ranping Song, Mary Elizabeth Sotos, and Lei Yin Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) and the World Bank...
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Full Title: Guide To Public-Private Collaboration On City Climate Resilience Planning Author(s): Ashley Lawson, Katy Maher, Janet Peace Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 05/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change is...
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Full Title: Guide to the UN Climate Talks: COP20 and Beyond Author(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Delegates will meet next week in Lima to...
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Full Title: Harnessing the Data Revolution to Achieve the Sustainable Development Goals. Author(s): Erol Yayboke, Erin Nealer, & Charles Rice Publisher(s): Center for Strategic and International Studies Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Functioning...
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Full Title: The Impact of Climate Change Policies on Carbon-Intensive Manufacturing Industries in Oregon Author(s): Carol Zabin, Andrea Buffa, Lynn Scholl Publisher(s): UC Berkeley Labor Center Publication Date: 11/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This policy brief focuses on...
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Full Title: High-Risk Series Update Author(s): United States Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): United States Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report adds two new topics to the list of 30 detailed...
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Full Title: History, Ideology, and U.S. Climate Policy: Beyond the Orthodoxies of Left and Right Author(s): Lee Lane Publisher(s): Hudson Institute Publication Date: 12/2011 Language: English Length: 48 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): As this paper is being written, the United States...
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Full Title: History, Ideology, and U.S. Climate Policy: Beyond the Orthodoxies of Left and Right Author(s): Lee Lane Publisher(s): Hudson Institute Publication Date: 12/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: As this paper is being written, the United...
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Full Title: House Bill Bans Future VW-Style Settlements Author(s): Eric Schaeffer and Kira Burkhart Publisher(s): Environmental Integrity Project Publication Date: 06/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENTS<- Description (excerpt): In the midst of multiple investigations of automakers for installing...
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Full Title:  How Can We Outlive Our Way of Life? Author(s): T. Patzek Publisher(s):  Paper prepared for the 20th Round Table Publication Date: 9/2007 Identifier(s):  n/a Language: English Length: 49 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): In...
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A recently released report by VeraQuest Inc. titled “VeraGreen: A Look at American Attitudes and Behaviors on Environmental Issues,” examines how Americans view environmental issues such as global warming and the...
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Both the Democratic and Republican parties have released their platforms, each offering a vision of the American energy landscape in the coming years. Both parties promote distinct visions of an “all-of-the-above” approach...
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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 Oregon Can Benefit From Electric Vehicles (2015) Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Electric vehicles (EVs) offer important advantages over conventional gasoline-powered cars, including...
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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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A recent hearing of the Energy and Power Subcommittee discussed the regulatory, market and legal barriers to exporting Coal and LNG.  Critical issues were the length of time associated with...
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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 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 the United States Can Remain Engaged in International Climate Finance Author(s): Gwynne Taraska, Susan Biniaz, Leonardo Martinez-Diaz, Niranjali Amerasinghe, Joe Thwaites, and Howard Maran Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication...
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Full Title: How to Profit from Biogas Market Developments Author(s): GIA Industries Publisher(s): GIA Industries Publication Date: 6/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper will cover the latest developments and future scenarios of the rapidly developing biogas business,...
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Full Title: How to quantify uncertainty and variability in life cycle assessment: the case of greenhouse gas emissions of gas power generation in the US Author(s): M Hauck, Z J N Steinmann, I J Laurenzi, R...
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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: ICAO Environmental Report 2016 Aviation and Climate Change Author(s): International Civil Aviation Organization Publication Date: 2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP) is the only technical committee...
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Full Title: Icebreakers: Essential Assets for a Changing Arctic Author(s): Shiva Polefka Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): For most of U.S. history, the Arctic Ocean’s frozen surface and...
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On March 27, 2012 the Environmental Protection Agency, under the authority of the Clean Air Act, released proposed greenhouse gas standards for newly constructed power plants. The rules would require...
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Full Title: Impact of Municipal, Industrial, and Commercial Water Needs on the Energy Water Nexus Author(s): Richard Lawson, John Lyman, and Blythe Lyons Publisher(s): Atlantic Council Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Atlantic...
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Full Title: Impacts of climate change on energy consumption and peak demand in buildings: A detailed regional approach Author(s): James A. Dirks, Willy J. Gorrissen, John H. Hathaway, Daniel C. Skorski,...
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Full Title: Impacts of Land Use and Biofuels Policy on Climate: Temperature and Localized Impacts Author(s):  Willow Hallgren, Adam Schlosser and Erwan Monier Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The impact on...
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Full Title: Implications of Adopting a State Energy Plan, An Economic Case for the Implementation of a State Energy Plan and Its Impact on States Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Missouri Energy Initiative Publication Date: 9/2014 Full...
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Full Title: Implications of Shale Gas Development for Climate Change Author(s): Richard G. Newell and Daniel Raimi Publisher(s): Environmental Science and Technology Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Advances in technologies for extracting oil and...
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Full Title: Influence of Methane Emissions and Vehicle Efficiency on the Climate Implications of Heavy-Duty Natural Gas Trucks Author(s): Jonathan R. Camuzeaux, Ramon A. Alvarez, Susanne A. Brooks, Joshua B. Browne,...
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Full Title:  Innovation under cap-and-trade programs Author(s): Margaret A. Taylor Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academies of Science Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 20 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Policies incentivizing the private...
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Full Title: Insight Briefing: Unconventional Gas Author(s): The Climate Group Publisher(s): The Climate Group Publication Date: 02/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The spectacular growth in unconventional gas reserves and increasing levels of extraction in...
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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: Integrated Resource Planning Models Need Stronger Resiliency Analysis Author(s): Maria Scheller and Ananth Chikkatur Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This ICF International white paper discusses how the integrated resource planning...
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Full Title: International Climate Negotiations Author(s): Michelle Melton and Sarah Ladislaw Publisher(s): Center for Strategic International Studies (CSIS) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This glossary provides an overview of terms used by negotiators...
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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: Inventory of U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Sinks: 1990 - 2013 Author(s): The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): An emissions inventory that...
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Full Title: Investigating afforestation and bioenergy CCS as climate change mitigation strategies Author(s): Florian Humpenöder, Alexander Popp, Jan Philip Dietrich,David Klein, Hermann Lotze-Campen, Markus Bonsch,Benjamin Leon Bodirsky, Isabelle Weindl, Miodrag Stevanovic, and Christoph Müller Publisher(s): Environmental...
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Full Title: Investing in a Time of Climate Change Author(s): Mercer Publisher(s): Mercer Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change is an environmental, social and economic risk, expected to have its greatest...
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Full Title: Investing in Mexico's Energy Infrastructure: Renewable Energy and Cross-Border Prospects Author(s): Peter K. Nance Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The current power trade between the United States and Mexico is relatively...
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Full Title: Investing in the Clean Trillion: Closing The Clean Energy Investment Gap Author(s): Mark Fulton and Reid Capalino Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This Ceres report provides 10 recommendations for investors, companies and...
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Full Title: IPCC Fifth Assessment Report: Summary For Policymakers Author(s): Ottmar Edenhofer et al. Publisher(s): Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Working Group III contribution to the IPCC’s Fifth...
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In a study of U.S. carbon capture and storage (CCS) potential published in the Proceedings of the National Academies of Science, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology found "that...
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Congressman Jim McDermott (D-WA) has introduced legislation that would put a price on CO2 emissions. Known as the Managed Carbon Price (MCP) Act, the bill is structured more as a...
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Full Title: Issue Brief: Obama FY2016 Budget Proposal: Sustainable Energy, Buildings, Transportation and Climate Author(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Key Principles for an Energy Policy that Meets U.S. Environmental and Economic Needs Author(s): Center for American Progress Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The energy sector...
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Full Title: Key World Energy Statistics Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Key World Energy Statistics from the IEA contains timely, clearly-presented data on the supply, transformation and consumption of all...
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Earlier this year, the Obama Administration announced that it would be delaying its decision on the Keystone XL pipeline until after the 2012 election, drawing criticism from some pipeline proponents....
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Full Title: Know Your Oil: Creating a Global Oil-Climate Index Author(s): Deborah Gordon, Adam Brandt, Joule Bergerson, Jonathan Koomey Publisher(s): Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): OIL IS CHANGING....
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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:  Basic Research Needs for the Hydrogen Economy Author(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 68 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Methane is valuable as...
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Full Title: Legal Disputes Related to Climate Change Will Continue for a Century Author(s): Richard J. Pierce Jr Publisher(s): George Washington University Law School Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The average global temperature is...
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Full Title: Legal Issues Related to the Paris Agreement Author(s): C2ES Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 05/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris Agreement requires each party to “prepare, communicate and...
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Full Title: Legal Options for U.S. Acceptance of a New Climate Change Agreement Author(s): Daniel Bodansky and Sandra Day O’Connor Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Leveraging Natural Gas to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Recent technological advances have unleashed...
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Full Title: Litigation's Role in the Path of U.S. Federal Climate Change Regulation: Implications of AEP v. Connecticut Author(s): Hari M. Osofsky Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): This symposium analyzes the role...
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A recent op-ed by noted academic Bjorn Lomborg questions the idea that renewable energy – wind, in particular – is up to the task of mitigating climate change. Renewables are...
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The President was on target during his speech on climate change at Georgetown University when he announced new initiatives to curb the release of greenhouse gases and thereby slow down...
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Between the Solyndra scandal, the disaster at the Fukushima I Nuclear Power Plant, the deliberation over the Keystone XL pipeline, President Obama’s aggressive new CAFE Standards, protests over lighting standards,...
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The focus of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) originally was the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, as well as emissions associated with land-use change and forestry....
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Full Title: Lost and Unaccounted for Gas Author(s): ICF International Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Massachusetts Department of Public Utilities (“DPU”) commissioned ICF International (ICF) to conduct a study...
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Note: Synopsis from Senator Lugar's office. June 9, 2010---U.S. Senator Dick Lugar's Practical Energy and Climate Plan, S.3464, prioritizes targeted policies that can bring real money and energy savings while providing...
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Full Title: Major public companies describe climate-related risks and costs: A review of findings from CDP 2011-2013 disclosures Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): CDP North America Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Each year, CDP requests climate-change-related...
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Full Title: Making Charlotte a Climate-Ready and Just City Author(s): Miranda Peterson Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 08/2017DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): When President Donald Trump announced his decision in June 2017...
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Full Title: Making Industry Part of the Climate Solution: Policy Options to Promote Energy Efficiency Author(s): Marilyn A. Brown, Roderick Jackson, Matt Cox, Rodrigo Cortes, Benjamin Deitchman, Melissa V. Lapsa Publisher(s): Oak...
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Full Title: Making Nashville a More Livable and Sustainable City for All Author(s): Miranda Peterson and Cathleen Kelly Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 03/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nashville, Tennessee, Mayor Megan Barry...
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Full Title: Making Sustainable Energy Choices Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy heats and lights our homes, fuels our vehicles, and...
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Full Title: Mapping Chinese Direct Investment in the US Energy Economy Author(s): Melanie Hart Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): When China’s double-digit economic growth rates first began to...
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Full Title: Mapping current incentives and investment in Uganda's energy sector: lessons for private climate finance Author(s): Shelagh Whitley and Godber Tumushabe Publisher(s): ODI Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This paper describes the findings...
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Full Title: Mapping the Gap: The Road from Paris Author(s): Ethan Zindler and Ken Locklin Publisher(s): Ceres and Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Bloomberg New Energy Finance, Ceres and...
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Full Title: Mapping The Linkages Between The Transparency Framework and Other Provisions of The Paris Agreement Author(s): Yamide Dagnet, Marcelo T. Rocha, Teng Fei, Cynthia Elliot, & Melisa Krnjaic Publisher(s): Project for...
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Full Title: Market Mechanisms: Understanding the Options Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate change poses a significant...
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Full Title: Market-oriented ethanol and corn-trade policies can reduce climate-induced US corn price volatility Author(s): Monika Verma, Thomas Hertel, and Noah Diffenbaugh Publisher(s): Environmental Research Letters Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Agriculture is closely affected by climate....
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Full Title: Markets Drive Innovation: Why History Shows that the Clean Power Plan Will Stimulate a Robust Industry Response Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On...
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Full Title: Maryland Commission on Climate Change Author(s): Maryland Department of the Environment Publisher(s): Maryland Department of the Environment Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2007, the Maryland Commission on Climate Change (MCCC)...
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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: Measurements of methane emissions at natural gas production sites in the United States Author(s): David T. Allena, Vincent M. Torresa, James Thomasa, David W. Sullivana, Matthew Harrisonb, Al Hendlerb, ...
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Full Title: Methane and the greenhouse-gas footprint of natural gas from shale formations Author(s): Robert W. Howarth, Renee Santoro and Anthony Ingraffea Publisher(s): Springer, Climate Change Publication Date: 3/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We evaluate...
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Full Title: Methane Emissions from the Natural Gas Transmission and Storage System in the United States Author(s): Daniel J. Zimmerle, Laurie L. Williams, Timothy L. Vaughn, Casey Quinn, R. Subramanian, Gerald P....
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Full Title: Methane Emissions from United States Natural Gas Gathering and Processing Author(s): Anthony J. Marchese, Timothy L. Vaughn, Daniel J. Zimmerle, David M. Martinez, Laurie L. Williams, Allen L. Robinson,...
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Full Title: Methane Regulations Add to the Price Tag of the Administration’s Climate Plan Author(s): Nicolas D. Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Obama administration plans to regulate...
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Full Title: Methane Regulations Add to the Price Tag of the Administration’s Climate Plan Author(s): Nicolas Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Obama Administration recently announced plans to...
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Full Title: Methane: Tapping the Untapped Potential Author(s): Ashley Pettus Publisher(s): Clean Air Task Force Publication Date: 12/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The following pages offer an up-to-date account of methane’s potential—its contribution to climate change and the most promising...
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Full Title: Microgrids: What Every City Should Know Author(s): Doug Vine & Amy Morsch Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 06/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Cities are at the forefront of the national...
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Full Title: Mind the Carbon Gap: An Alternative Outlook for Aviation Emissions Author(s): Samuel Engel, Adam Klauber, and Chloé Wexler Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This ICF International white paper examines the carbon...
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Full Title: Mitigating Natural Gas Use in the Electricity Sector: Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and the Role of States in Implementing the Clean Power Plan Author(s): Alison Cassady Publisher(s): Center for American...
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Full Title: Mitigation of Climate Change: Contribution of Working Group III to the Fourth Assessment Report of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Author(s): B. Metz, O.R. Davidson, P.R. Bosch, R. Dave, L.A....
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Full Title: Modeling Climate-Water Impacts on Electricity Sector Capacity Expansion Author(s): Stuart M. Cohen, Jordan Macknick, Kristen Averyt and James Meldrum Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Climate...
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Full Title: Modeling EPA's Clean Power Plan: Insights for Cost Effective Implementation Author(s): Jeff Hopkins Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This brief examines the findings...
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Full Title: Money to Burn: How CEO Pay is Accelerating Climate Change Author(s): Sarah Anderson, Chuck Collins, and Sam Pizzigati Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Studies Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Beating the S&P...
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Full Title: Monitoring Implementation and Effects of GHG Mitigation Policies: Steps to Develop Performance Indicators Author(s): Neelam Singh and Marion Vieweg Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Implementation of...
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Full Title: More Say There Is Solid Evidence of Global Warming Author(s): The Pew Research Center Publisher(s): The Pew Research Center Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The national survey by the Pew Research Center...
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Full Title: Moving America Forward: State and Federal Leadership Is Producing Results in the Fight against Global Warming Author(s): Miles Unterreiner, Elizabeth Ridlington, Rob Sargent, Travis Madsen and Julian Boggs Publisher(s): Environment...
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Full Title: Moving California Forward: How SmartGrowth Can Help California Reach Its 2030 Climate Target While Creating Economic and Environmental Co-Benefits Author(s): Chris Busch, Erika Lew, and Joe DiStefano Publisher(s): Calthorpe Analytics...
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Full Title: Moving Forward Together: Six Principles for the New EPA Power Plant Rules that Will Ensure Success Author(s): Josh Freed and Melissa Carey Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Full Title: Moving to a Low-Carbon Economy: The Financial Impact of the Low- Carbon Transition Author(s): David Nelson, Morgan Hervé-Mignucci, Andrew Goggins, Sarah Jo Szambelan, and Julia Zuckerman Publisher(s): Climate Policy Initiative Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A major concern...
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Full Title: Moving to a Low-Carbon Economy: The Impact of Policy Pathways on  Fossil Fuel Asset Values Author(s): David Nelson, Morgan Hervé-Mignucci, Andrew Goggins, Sarah Jo Szambelan, Thomas Vladeck, and Julia Zuckerman Publisher(s): Climate Policy Initiative Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: National Landmarks at Risk: How Rising Seas, Floods, and Wildfires Are Threatening the United States’ Most Cherished Historic Sites Author(s): Debra Holtz, Adam Markham, Kate Cell, Brenda Ekwurzel Publisher(s): Union...
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Full Title: National Renewable Energy Action Plan for the United Kingdom Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): UK Committee on Climate Change Publication Date: 4/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This National Renewable Energy Action Plan provides details on a set...
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Full Title: National Security and the Accelerating Risks of Climate Change Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): CNA Military Advisory Board Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- CNA’s Military Advisory Board (MAB) first addressed the national security implications...
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Full Title:  National Security and the Threat of Climate Change Author(s): S. Goodman Publisher(s):  CNA Corporation Publication Date: 01/2007 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length: 35 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The purpose of this study is to...
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Hydrofracking for natural gas in shale formations has generated a heated national debate, complicating and in some cases preventing efforts to extract the resource. Critics of hydrofracking cite the process’...
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Full Title: Natural Gas as a Marine Fuel Author(s): Heather Thomson, James J. Corbett, and James J. Winebrake Publisher(s): Elsevier Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper provides new knowledge about the life-cycle...
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Full Title: Natural Gas: Guardrails for a Potential Climate Bridge Author(s): Michael Lazarus, Kevin Tempest, Per Klevnäs, and Jan Ivar Korsbakken Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy and the Stockholm Environment Institute Publication Date:...
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Full Title: New Energy Outlook 2015 Author(s): Seb Henbest and Elena Giannakopoulou Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Focused on the electricity system, NEO combines the expertise of over...
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Full Title: New Executive Order Directs Agencies to Revise or Rescind Climate Change Rules and Policies Author(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 04/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On March 28, 2017, President Trump issued...
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Full Title: New York State Response To Economic Challenges Of The Existing Nuclear Fleet Author(s): Doug Vine Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 07/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Since late 2012, five...
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Full Title: Not-In-Kind Alternatives to High Global Warming HFCS Author(s): Stephen Seidel, Jason Ye, Stephen O. Andersen, Alex Hillbrand Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 10/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As parties...
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James Lovelock, 92, a scientist best known for his Gaia theory and dire projections about the impacts of global climate change, recently described his past position on climate change as being “alarmist”....
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Full Title: NRDC’S Fifth Annual Energy Report America’s Clean Energy Revolution Author(s)/Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 10/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Dozens of clean energy records have been shattered across the United...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy Renaissance Set to Move Ahead Without U.S. Author(s): Ingrid Akerlind and Josh Freed Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In early 2014, the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate...
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Full Title: Nuclear Energy: Balancing Benefits and Risks Author(s): Charles D. Ferguson Publisher(s): Council on Foreign Relations Publication Date: 04/2007 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): According to a prevailing belief, humanity confronts two stark risks: catastrophes...
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Full Title: Nuclear Power and Climate Change Author(s): Steve Berry, Peter Bradford, Amory Lovins Publisher(s): Rocky Mountain Institute Publication Date: 6/2007 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description:  This 2007 e-mail exchange between Steve Berry (University of Chicago), Peter Bradford (former...
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Without significant gains in storage technology, electric generation from solar and wind will not meet the world’s energy needs. Nuclear power, however, can deliver electric power in a sufficiently safe,...
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Full Title: Obama Administration FY 2015 Budget Proposal: Sustainable Energy, Buildings,Transportation and Climate Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- President Obama released his $3.9 trillion fiscal year (FY)...
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Full Title: Obama's Carbon Mandate: An Account of Collusion, Cutting Corners, and Costing Americans Billions Author(s): U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Majority Staff Publisher(s): U.S. Senate Committee on Environment...
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President Obama sent his requested FY2013 budget to Congress Monday, and requested, among other energy-related items, significant increases to energy R&D, renewable energy investments, and energy efficiency programs. From the...
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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: OEP Summary: Tax Pollution, Not Profits Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Rep. John Delaney (D-MD), hosted a discussion at OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) on his carbon tax legislation. Here...
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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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A number of studies have shown that high oil prices have been a major factor in causing recessions in the United States. The cause of previous high oil prices has often...
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Full Title: Oil Demand: Comparing Projections and Examining Risks Author(s): Reid Capalino, Paul Spedding, Mark Fulton Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In contrast to industry outlooks that generally project continued...
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Full Title: Omitted Damages: What’s Missing From the Social Cost of Carbon Author(s): Peter Howard Publisher(s): Environmental Defense Fund, the Institute for Policy Integrity, and the Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- T he 2013...
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Full Title: On Morals, Markets, And Climate Change: Exploring Pope Francis’ Challenge Author(s): Jonas J. Monast, Brian C. Murray, and Jonathan B. Wiener Publisher(s): Law and contemporary Problems Publication Date: 04/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Optimizing fermentation process miscanthus-to-ethanol biorefinery scale under uncertain conditions Author(s): Matthew Bomberg, Daniel L Sanchez, and Timothy E Lipman Publisher(s): Environmental Research Letters Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): One outstanding question in the development of a mature...
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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: Options for Reforming the Renewable Fuel Standard Author(s): Scott McKee and Stuart Iler Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the time since the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS)...
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Full Title: Our Changing Climate 2012: Vulnerability & Adaptation to the Increasing Risks from Climate Change in California Author: California Climate Change Center Publisher(s): California Climate Change Center Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): As the nation faces...
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Full Title: Our National Energy Policy: Post-Election Prospects and Challenges Author(s): James Connaughton, General James L. Jones (retired), and Timothy E. Wirth Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: A complete transcript from the OurEnergyPolicy.org panel discussion,...
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The UN climate change summit in Durban, South Africa, wrapped earlier this month with two notable accomplishments: a pledge to create a new international treaty to replace the Kyoto Protocol...
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Full Title: Overcoming Barriers to Deployment of Plug-in Electric Vehicles Author(s): Committee on Overcoming Barriers to Electric-Vehicle Deployment; Board on Energy and Environmental Systems; Division on Engineering and Physical Sciences; Transportation...
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Full Title: Paris Agreement to Enter into Force: Implications for Enforcement in the United States and Internationally Author(s): Ankur K. Tohan, Alyssa A. Moir, David L. Wochner, Cliff L. Rothenstein, and...
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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: Past, Present and Future: Urgency of Dealing with Climate Change Author(s): Alan D. Hecht Publisher(s): Scientific Research Publishing Inc. Publication Date: 09/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper gives an historic perspective on...
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Full Title: Path to the Paris Climate Conference: American Progress in Cutting Carbon Pollution Could Pave the Way for Global Action Author(s): Elizabeth Ridlington, Jeff Ingli, and Travis Madsen Publisher(s): Environment America...
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Full Title: Pathways to a Low-Carbon Economy: Version 2 of the Global Greenhouse Gas Abatement Cost Curve Author(s): McKinsey & Company Publisher(s): McKinsey & Company Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): Leaders in many nations are discussing ambitious...
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Full Title: Perception of Climate Change Author(s):  James Hansen, Makiko Sato, and Reto Ruedy Publisher(s): Proceedings of the National Academies of Science Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): “Climate dice,” describing the chance of unusually warm or...
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Full Title: Perspectives on Energy Policy Today Author(s): Melanie Kenderdine Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 11/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): OurEnergyPolicy.org hosted a lunchtime conversation event with Melanie Kenderdine, Director of the Office...
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Full Title: Plan B 3.0: Mobilizing to Save Civilization Author(s): L. Brown Publisher(s):  Earth Policy Institute Publication Date: 10/2007 Identifier(s): ISBN 978-0-393-06589-3 (cloth) 978-0-393-33087-8 (pbk) Language: English Length: 212 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): When Elizabeth Kolbert...
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Full Title: Politics & Global Warming, Spring 2014 Author(s): Anthony Leiserowitz et al. Publisher(s): Yale Project on Climate Change Communication Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This report focuses on how Americans (registered voters) across...
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Full Title: Polling the American Public on Climate Change Author(s): Katherine Lynn and Emily Jackson Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This fact sheet provides information on climate change polling in...
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Full Title: Positive Energy Trends Bode Well for U.S. Security and the Economy Author(s): Mary Heglar, Sierra Martinez, George Peridas and Pat Remick Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): he United...
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Full Title: Potential Enforcement Implications and Liabilities Associated with EPA’s Proposed Greenhouse Gas ESPS Rule Author(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Institute for 21st Century Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Institute for...
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Full Title: Potential for Worldwide Displacement of Fossil-Fuel Electricity by Nuclear Energy in Three Decades Based on Extrapolation of Regional Deployment Data Author(s): Staffan A. Qvist and Barry W. Brook Publisher(s): PLOS...
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Full Title: Potential Reliability Impacts of EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan Author(s): North American Reliability Corporation (NERC) Publisher(s): North American Reliability Corporation (NERC) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)...
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Full Title: Power Factor: Institutional Investors’ Policy Priorities Can Bring Energy Efficiency to Scale Author(s): Brandon Smithwood and Ryan Hodum Publisher(s): Ceres and David Gardiner & Associates Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Research shows climate change could...
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Full Title: Power Forward 3.0: How the largest U.S. companies are capturing business value while addressing climate change Author(s): WWF, Ceres, Calvert, CDP Publication Date: 04/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The largest companies in...
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Full Title: Power Forward Supplement: Climate and Energy Targets Set by Fortune 500 Companies Author(s): Bryn Baker, Marty Spitzer, Evan Vaughan, Peyton Fleming, Andrea Moffat, Brandon Smithwood, Andrew Wiley, Paul Bugala, Gabriel Thoumi, David Gardiner, and...
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Full Title: Powering Down: How Washington's Ozone Plan Will Snuff Out Ohio's Economic Recovery Author(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publisher(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Obama...
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Full Title: Powering Up Against Poverty: Why Renewable Energy is the Future Author(s): Oxfam Australia Publisher(s): Oxfam Australia Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As we approach the critical climate talks in Paris later...
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What determines the cost of a ton of coal? Is OPEC an oligopoly? Should we subsidize low-carbon energy or tax fossil fuels? Do Prius owners drive more? These are among the...
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Full Title: President Obama unveils U.S. climate action plan: Brookings experts weigh in Author(s): Tim Boersma, Timmons Roberts, and Phillip A. Wallach Publisher(s): Brookings Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Ahead of COP21, the...
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Full Title: President Obama's Climate Action Plan: One Year Later Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- One year after President Obama announced his Climate Action Plan,...
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Full Title: President Obama's Climate Action Plan: Two Years Later Author(s): Michael Tubman Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Two years after President Obama announced his...
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On the fourth day of his administration, President Trump signed multiple executive actions designed to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access pipelines, since related memos specifically invited project developers...
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Full Title: Prevented Mortality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Historical and Projected Nuclear Power Author(s): Pushker A. Kharecha and James E. Hansen Publisher(s): Environmental Science & Technology, American Chemical Society Publication Publication Date: 1/2013 Full...
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Full Title: Pricing Carbon into NYISO’s Wholesale Energy Market to Support New York’s Decarbonization Goals Author(s): Samuel A. Newell, Roger Lueken, Jürgen Weiss, Kathleen Spees, Pearl Donohoo-Vallett, Tony Lee Publisher(s): The Brattle...
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Full Title: Progress Report of the Interagency Climate Change Adaptation Task Force: Recommended Actions in Support of a National Climate Change Adaptation Strategy Author(s): The White House Council on Environmental Quality Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Projecting And Accelerating U.S. Greenhouse Gas Reductions Author(s): Doug Vine Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 09/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): More than 190 nations representing more than 95 percent...
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Full Title: Proposals for a North American Climate Strategy Author(s): Center for American Progress Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 06/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In December 2015, more than 190 nations adopted...
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Full Title: Protecting Health from Climate Change Author(s): T. McMichael, et al. Publisher(s): World Health Organization Publication Date: 01/2009 Identifier(s): ISBN 978 92 4 159818 7 Language: English Length: 32 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): At the 2008 World Health Assembly (WHA), 193 Member States...
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Two of the most pressing issues facing us today are the need to address the economic costs and public health risks associated with climate change and strengthening the middle class. Over...
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Full Title: Protecting the Lifeline of the West Author(s): S. Tellinghuisen, J. Milford Publisher(s): Environmental Defense Fund Publication Date: 01/2010 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length:  44 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): Water is the lifeline of the West, and is essential...
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On April 26th, the Yale Project on Climate Change Communication and the George Mason University Center for Climate Change Communication released the results of a recent poll, suggesting that “overall,...
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Full Title: Public Support for Climate and Energy Policies in March 2012 Author(s): Anthony Leiserowitz, Edward Maibach, Connie Roser-Renouf, Jay D. Hmielowski Publisher(s): Yale Project on Climate Change Communication Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length:...
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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: Putting a price on risk: Carbon pricing in the corporate world Author(s): CDP Publisher(s): CDP Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Corporations behind everyday brands of toothpaste, soup, light-bulbs, gasoline, cars and...
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Full Title: Quadrennial Technology Review: An Assessment of Energy Technologies and Research Opportunities Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States is in...
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Full Title: Quantifying the Consensus on Anthropogenic Global Warming in the Scientific Literature Author(s): John Cook, Dana Nuccitelli, Sarah A Green, Mark Richardson,  Barbel Winkler , Rob Painting, Robert Way, Peter...
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Full Title:  Quantifying the social equity of carbon mitigation strategies Author(s): Christian E. Casillas & Daniel M. Kammen Publisher(s): Climate Policy Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 15 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): Many tools...
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Full Title: Race for the White House: An Energy and Environment Guide Author(s): Anthony Adragna and Rachel Leven Publisher(s): Bloomberg BNA Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): An overview of 2016 presidential candidates views...
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Last week The Economist called attention to growing demand for rare earth minerals, their importance in clean energy technologies, and rising tension over their global supply. Two of these minerals –...
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Full Title: Rate-Based Compliance Under the Clean Power Plan Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 02/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Clean Power...
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Full Title: Redrawing the Energy-Climate Map Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Governments have decided collectively that the world needs to limit the average global temperature increase to no more than...
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Full Title: Reducing Conflicts between Climate Policy and Energy Policy in the U.S. : The Important Role of States Author(s): T. Peterson, A. Rose Publisher(s): The Pennsylvania State University, Center for Integrated...
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Full Title: Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Transportation: Opportunities in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic Author(s): Georgetown Climate Center Publisher(s): Georgetown Climate Center Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Five years ago, the leaders of...
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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: Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: A Model Program for the Power Sector Author(s): Peter Shattuck and Jordan Stutt Publisher(s): Acadia Center Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): During six and a half years...
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Full Title: Regulatory Pre-Emption As Prelude To Carbon Pricing Author(s): Catrina Rorke Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 08/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A significant contributor to the polarizing politics of climate-mitigation policy is the...
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Full Title: Relevant Studies for NERC’s Analysis of EPA’s Clean Power Plan 111(d) Compliance Author(s): M. Ahlstrom, C. Smith, D. Piwko, D. Lew, A. Bloom, T. Mai, K. Clark, and M....
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Full Title: Remaking American Power: Potential Energy Market Impacts of EPA's Proposed GHG Emission Performance Standards for Existing Power Plants Author(s): John Larsen, Sarah O. Ladislaw, Whitney Ketchum, Michelle Milton, Shashank...
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Full Title: Remote sensing of fugitive methane emissions from oil and gas production in North American tight geologic formations Author(s): Oliver Schneising, John P. Burrows, Russell R. Dickerson, Michael Buchwitz, Maximilian Reuter, and Heinrich...
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Full Title: Renewable Electricity Futures Study: Operations and Transmission Planning Author(s): Donna Hostick, David B. Belzer, Stanton W. Hadley, Tony Markel, Chris Marnay, and Michael Kintner-Meyer Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory Publication Date: 6/2012 Language: English Length: 132 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Renewable Energy on the Grid: Redefining What’s Possible Author(s): U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): U.S. National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Environmental regulations, state-level portfolio standards,...
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Full Title: Renewable Energy Sources and Climate Change Mitigation Author(s): Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Publisher(s): Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) Publication Date: 06/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Working Group III...
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Full Title: Climate Intervention, Carbon Dioxide Removal and Reliable Sequestration Reflecting Sunlight to Cool Earth Author(s): National Academy of Sciences Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 2/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): CLIMATE INTERVENTION IS NO SUBSTITUTE for reductions...
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Full Title: Resilience in a Hotter World Author(s): Andrew Winston Publisher(s): Harvard University Publication Date: 04/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In late 2011 devastating floods struck Thailand, upending supply chains. With suppliers of critical auto...
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Full Title: Response to Congressional Request Concerning Political Interference in Release of Documents Under the Freedom of Information Act Author(s): Raul Adrian, Erin Barnes-Weaver, Ganesa Curley, Patrick Gilbride, James Kohler, and...
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Full Title: Restoring American Energy Innovation Leadership: Report Card, Challenges, and Opportunities Author(s): American Energy Innovation Council Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): America’s competitive advantage is a tireless dedication to...
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Full Title: REthinking Energy 2017: Accelerating the global energy transformation Author(s): Rabia Ferroukhi (IRENA); Janet Sawin, Freyr Sverisson (Sunna Research) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency Publication Date: 01/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Renewable energy is...
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Full Title: REthinking Energy: Renewable Energy and Climate Change Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Renewable energy offers an immediate means to...
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Full Title: REthinking Energy: Towards a New Power System Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 09/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The first edition of REthinking Energy, the...
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Full Title: Rethinking US Climate Advocacy Author(s): Amy Luers Publisher(s): Springer Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The US climate movement has failed to create the political support needed to pass  significant climate policy. It...
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Full Title: Reversing the Sustainability Slide, Laying the foundation for enhanced program performance Author(s): Jane E. Obbagy and Kathleen Hurley Publisher(s): Cadmus Group Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper discusses the methods Cadmus’ experience...
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Full Title: Rising Risk: Improving Methane Disclosure in the Oil and Gas Industry Author(s): Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Publisher(s): Environmental Defense Fund (EDF) Publication Date: 1/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Methane, the primary component of...
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Full Title: Risky Business: The Economic Risks of Climate Change in the United States Author(s): Kate Gordon Publisher(s): Risky Business Project Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The U.S. faces significant and diverse economic risks...
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Full Title: Salvaging Durban with Clean Energy Innovation Author(s): Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) Publication Date: 11/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Kyoto. Copenhagen. Cancún. Now Durban. Don’t...
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Full Title: Saving Biological Diversity Author(s): William C. G. Burns Publisher(s): Springer Publication Date: 1/2008 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Most of the focus in recent years on the potential impacts of rising levels of carbon dioxide...
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Full Title: Saving Oil and Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions through U.S. Federal Transportation Policy Author(s): Cynthia J. Burbank and Nick Nigro Publisher(s): Pew Center on Global Climate Change Publication Date: 2/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States consumes over...
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Full Title: Science and the Stock Market: Investors’ Recognition of Unburnable Carbon Author(s): Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Paul A. Griffin, Amy Myers Jaffe, and David H. Lont Publisher(s): Accepted presentation at the 37th International...
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Full Title: Scientific Shortcomings in the EPA's Endangerment Finding from Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Patrick J. Michaels & Paul C. Knappenberger Publisher(s): CATO Journal Publication Date: 09/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On April 24, 2009, the...
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Full Title: Seizing the Global Opportunity: Partnerships for Better Growth and a Better Climate Author(s): The New Climate Economy Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): 2015 is a year...
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Full Title: Setting the Renewable Energy Policy Agenda: Insights from ACORE's 2015 National Renewable Energy Policy Forum Author(s): American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) Publisher(s): American Council on Renewable Energy (ACORE) Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Severe Weather and Manufacturing in America: Comparing the Cost of Droughts, Storms and Extreme Temperatures With the Cost of New EPA Standards Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Business Forward Foundation Publication Date: 6/2014 Full...
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Full Title: Shale & renewables: a symbiotic relationship, A longer-term global energy investment strategy driven by changes to the energy mix Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Citigroup Global Markets Inc. Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Much has been...
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Full Title: Shifting Gears: Transcending Conventional Economic Doctrines to Develop Better Electric Vehicle Batteries Author(s): Clifton Yin and Matthew Stepp Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Like...
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Full Title: Shining a Light on Fossil Fuel Subsidies at the WTO: How NGOs can contribute to WTO notification and surveillance Author(s): Liesbeth Casier, Robin Fraser, Mark Halle, Robert Wolfe Publisher(s): International Institute for...
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The New York Attorney General has been investigating Exxon Mobil for failing to disclose to its investors the risk that climate change may have on the value of the company’s...
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The availability of cheap natural gas in the United States has stalled the construction of new nuclear plants.  While four new nuclear plants are under construction in the US, many...
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Full Title: Six Essential Strategies for Strong CDP Scores Author(s): Kate Swayne Wilson, Kimberlee Rankin, A. Kathleen Higgins, Emily Miller, and Kate Dunlap Publisher(s): Cadmus Group Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Companies and communities increasingly...
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Full Title: Six Foundations for Building Community Resilience Author(s): Daniel Lerch Publisher(s): Postcarbon Institute Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Efforts to build community resilience often focus on growing the capacity to “bounce...
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Full Title: SMART 2020: Enabling the Low Carbon Economy in the Information Age Author(s): The Climate Group Publisher(s): The Climate Group Publication Date: 08/2010 DOWNLOAD DOCUMENTFull Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The ICT sector has transformed...
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Full Title: Solar Energy Development on Department of Defense Installations in the Mojave and Colorado Deserts Author(s): Robert Kwartin, Sarah Alexander, Martin Anderson, Donald Clark, John Collins, Chris Lamson, Garrett Martin, Ryan Mayfield,...
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This discussion was co-authored by J. Eric Bickel, Assistant Professor, The University of Texas at Austin. Measures to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have dominated public discourse about responses to man-made...
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Full Title: Solar Radiation Management: An Evolving Climate Policy Option Author(s): Lee Lane and J. Eric Bickel Publisher(s): American Enterprise Institute Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Measures to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have...
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Full Title: State and Regional Comprehensive Carbon Pricing and Greenhouse Gas Regulation in the Power Sector under EPA’s Clean Power Plan: Workshop Summary Author(s): Dalls Burtraw, James Bushnell, and Clayton Munnings Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: States of Progress: Existing Clean Energy Commitments Put Most States in Strong Position to Meet the EPA’s Final Clean Power Plan Author(s): Jeremy Richardson, Jeff Deyette, Rachel Cleetus, Steve...
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