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Full Title: 2011 Integrated Energy Policy Report Author(s): California Energy Commission Publisher(s): California Energy Commission Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The 2011 Integrated Energy Policy Report provides a summary of priority energy issues currently facing California....
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Full Title: 2012 National Energy Policy Recommendations Author(s): IEEE Publisher(s): IEEE Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description:  Energy underlies three converging challenges facing the United States today: economic prosperity, security, and the environment. Electricity continues to be a key enabler...
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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: 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 Review of Water and Greenhouse Gas Impacts of Unconventional Natural Gas Development in the United States Author(s): Douglas Arent , Jeffrey Logan, Jordan Macknick, William Boyd, Kenneth Medlock...
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Last month, the National Alliance for Advanced Technology Batteries released “Distributed Energy Storage: Serving National Interests,” a white paper which outlines the benefits of distributed energy storage (DES) and its...
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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: Addressing the Environmental Risks from Shale Gas Development Author(s): Mark Zoback, Saya Kitasei, and Brad Copithorne Publisher(s): Worldwatch Institute Publication Date: 7/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The rapid development of shale gas resources in the past few...
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Full Title: Advanced Appliance and Equipment Efficiency Standards Policy Brief Author(s): Jennifer Amann & Harvey Sachs Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACCEEE) Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Appliance, equipment, and lighting...
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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: America's Energy Resurgence: Sustaining Success, Confronting Challenges Author(s): Bipartisan Policy Center's Strategic Energy Policy Initiative Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The Strategic Energy Policy Initiative, a project of...
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Full Title: American Energy Productivity: The Economic, Environmental and Security Benefits of Unlocking Energy Efficiency Author(s): Rhodium Group Publisher(s): Alliance to Save Energy Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Energy is essential to American...
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Full Title:  Americans Split on Energy vs. Environment Trade-Off Author(s): Jeffrey M. Jones Publisher(s): Gallup Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 5 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Additional Information: –>HERE<– Description (excerpt): Americans are about as likely to...
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Full Title: Annual Energy Outlook 2014, With Projections to 2040 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Projections in the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s Annual Energy Outlook 2014 (AEO2014) focus...
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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: 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 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 Potential: Realizing the Promise of U.S. Arctic Oil and Gas Resources Author(s): National Petroleum Council Publisher(s): National Petroleum Council Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Arctic is home to distinct...
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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: 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: Attaining Sustainable Development of Oil and Gas in North America: A Review of the Environmental Regulatory Landscape Author(s): Alan J. Krupnick and Raymond J. Kopp Publisher(s): Resources for the Future...
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Full Title: Attaining Sustainable Development of Oil and Gas in North America: US Policy Briefs Author(s): Alan J. Krupnick, Madeline Gottlieb, Raymond J. Kopp Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 06/2014 Full...
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Full Title: Benchmarking Air Emissions: Of the 100 Largest Electric Power Producers in the United States Author(s): Christopher E. Van Atten, Amlan Saha, Lauren Slawsky, and Clement Russell Publisher(s): Bank of America,...
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Three recent efforts – two private, and one public – could shape the future of U.S. shale gas and oil development. The Marcellus Shale Coalition (MSC), an industry group, released...
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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: Biofuels and Biodiversity Author(s): Convention on Biological Diversity Publisher(s): Convention on Biological Diversity Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The purpose of this report is to inform Parties, decision-makers, scientists and the general public on the complex...
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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: California's Fracking Fluids: The Chemical Recipe Author(s): Tasha Stoiber, Bill Walker, and Bill Allayaud Publisher(s): Environmental Working Group Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The fluids used in hydraulic fracturing of oil...
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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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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: Carpe Diem: LNG Exports a Once-in-a-Generation Opportunity for America Author(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publisher(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States can be...
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Full Title: City of Detroit Greenhouse Gas Inventory: An Analysis of Citywide and Municipal Emissions for 2011 and 2012 Author(s): Jill Carlson, Jenny Cooper, Marie Donahue, Max Neale, and Anis Ragland Publisher(s): University of Michigan Publication...
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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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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: 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: 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 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: Community Energy Resource Guide Author(s): Kaitlyn Bunker, Stephen Doig, Erik Fowler, James Mandel, and Christa Owens Michelet Publisher(s): Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Communities are at the...
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Full Title: Comparative Life Cycle Assessments: Carbon Neutrality and Wood Biomass Energy Author(s): Roger A. Sedjo Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Biomass energy is expected to play a major...
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CEREL is a multidisciplinary organization of leaders of university-based energy centers and programs working together to advance the role of higher education in the energy field. CEREL’s goals are to...
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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: Decommissioning Nuclear Power Plants Author(s): U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Publisher(s): U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): When a power company decides to close a nuclear power...
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Eastern Utah may see tar sand production begin later this year. A private company, the Alberta-based U.S. Oil Sands, has invested $6 million since 2005 to test the oil sands...
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Full Title: Development and Demonstration of Energy Savings Perform Contracting Methodologies for Hydroelectric Facilities Author(s): Kate Anderson Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 04/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This CRADA explores the opportunities...
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Full Title: Disclosing the Facts 2014: Transparency and Risk in Hydraulic Fracturing Operations Author(s): Richard Liroff, Danielle Fugere, Lucia von Reusner, and Steven Heim Publisher(s): Investor Environmental Health Network, As You Sow, Green Century Capital Management, Inc, and Boston Common Asset...
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Full Title: Distance Driven and Economic Activity in the Individual U.S. States: 1997-2011 Author(s): Michael Sivak Publisher(s): University of Michigan, Transportation Research Institute Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: During these times of heightened concern...
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Full Title: Do Consumers Recognize the Value of Fuel Economy? Author(s): James M. Sallee and Sarah West Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): One of the great questions facing policymakers in...
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Full Title: Draft Seventh Northwest Conservation and Electric Power Plan Author(s): Carol Winkel Publisher(s): The Northwest Power and Conservation Council Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Pacific Northwest power system faces a host...
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Full Title: 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: Economic Aanlysis of Proposed Stream Protection Rule Author(s): Ramboll Environ Publisher(s): Ramboll Environ Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The purpose of this draft report is to present the results of Ramboll...
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Full Title: Effects of a Carbon Tax on the Economy and the Environment Author(s): Congressional Budget Office Publisher(s): Congressional Budget Office Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Lawmakers could increase federal revenues and encourage  reductions...
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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: Elevated levels of diesel range organic compounds in groundwater near Marcellus gas operations are derived from surface activities Author(s): Brian D. Drollette, Kathrin Hoelzer, Nathaniel R. Warner, Thomas H....
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Full Title: Encyclical Letter Laudato Si' of the Holy Father Francis on Care for Our Common Home Author(s): Pope Francis Publisher(s): The Vatican Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): "Praised be 'me' Lord," sang...
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Full Title: Energy 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 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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In an opinion piece in the New York Times, writer David Ropeik argues that the nature of how humans perceive risk has led to some impractical, and potentially counterproductive, energy...
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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: 114th Congress Issues Author(s): Brent D. Yacobucci Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy policy in the United States has focused on three major goals:...
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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-Water Nexus Author(s): Dan Mueller Publisher(s): Waste Management Association Publication Date: 03/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water is a key factor in the development and utilization of energy resources. An obvious association is...
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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: Energy, EROI and Quality of Life Author(s): Jessica G. Lambert, Charles A.S. Hall, Stephen Balogh, Ajay Gupta, Michelle Arnold Publisher(s): Elsevier: Energy Policy Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The near- and long-term...
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Full Title: Environmental Tax Reform: Principles from Theory and Practice to Date Author(s): Ian W.H. Parry, John Norregaard, and Dirk Heine Publisher(s): International Monetary Fund Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper has two...
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Full Title: EPA’s Proposed Ozone Regulation Puts Chicago Area Jobs at Risk Author(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publisher(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A new economic analysis conducted by...
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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: 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: Fooled Again: The Nuclear Waste Administration Act Preserves Futile Status Quo Author(s): Jack Spencer and Katie Tubb Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Commercial nuclear power provides 19 percent...
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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: Forest, Agriculture, and Biofuels in a Land use model with Environmental services (FABLE) Author(s): Jevgenijs Steinbuks and Thomas W. Hertel Publisher(s): Purdue University Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The goal of this paper is to introduce...
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Full Title: Fossil Fuel Subsidy Reform: From Rhetoric to Reality Author(s): Shelagh Whitley and Laurie van der Burg Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Worldwide, a significant proportion of...
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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: 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: FY 2016 House Interior and Environment Appropriations Bill: Right on Regulations, Wrong on Spending Author(s): John Gray, Nicolas D. Loris, and Daren Bakst Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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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: 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: Green Industrial Policy Trade and Theory Author(s): Larry Karp, Megan Stevenson Publisher(s): The World Bank Development Research Group Environment and Energy Team & Sustainable Development Network Office of the Chief...
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Full Title: Green Scissors 2011: Cutting Wasteful and Environmentally Harmful Spending Author(s): Autumn Hanna, Eli Lehrer, Benjamin Schreiber, and Tyson Slocum Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 08/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report, co-authored...
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Full Title: Grinding to a Halt: Examining the Impacts of New Ozone Regulations on Key Transportation Projects Author(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Institute for 21st Century Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce,...
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Recently, House Republicans passed H.R. 1734, the so called Improving Coal Combustion Residuals Regulation Act of 2015, a direct attack on public health and the environment. This bill undermines important...
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House leadership is planning a vote this week on a bill to expand leasing for offshore drilling, the “Congressional Replacement of President Obama's Energy-Restricting and Job-Limiting Offshore Drilling Plan” (H.R....
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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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Full Title: How Energy Choices Affect Fresh Water Supplies: A Comparison of U.S. Coal and Natural Gas Author(s): Emily Grubert and Saya Kitasei Publisher(s): Worldwatch Institute Publication Date: 11/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Water and energy are critical and interdependent...
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Full Title: How Missouri Can Meet Its Clean Power Plan Targets Author(s): Rebecca Gasper, Kristin Meek, and Noah Kaufman Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This fact sheet examines...
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Full Title: How science makes environmental controversies worse Author(s): D. Sarewitz (Consortium for Science, Policy, and Outcomes, Arizona State University) Publisher(s): Elsevier, Environmental Energy & Policy Publication Date: 01/2004 Identifier: doi:10.1016/j.envsci.2004.06.001 Language: English Length: 18 pages, PDF Full...
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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: Humanity Unbound: How Fossil Fuels Saved Humanity from Nature and Nature from Humanity Author(s): Indur M. Goklany Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 12/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): For most of its existence, mankind’s...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing and Shale Gas Production: Technology, Impacts, and Policy Author(s): Corrie Clark, Andrew Burnham, Christopher Harto, and Robert Horner Publisher(s): Argonne National Laboratory Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Shale gas production...
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Full Title: Hydraulic Fracturing Study: PXP Inglewood Oil Field Author(s): Cardno Entrix Publisher(s): Cardno Entrix Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The Inglewood Oil Field was discovered in 1924 by Standard Oil, and encompasses an ...
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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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Full Title: Identifying Barriers and Potential Solutions to Facilitate Combined Heat and Power Projects in Idaho: Report on December 1st Workshop Author(s): David Solan and Lisa Wennstrom Publisher(s): The Energy Policy Institute...
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Full Title: Illuminating the Hidden Cost of Coal Author(s): Jayni Foley Hein and Peter Howard Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Department of the Interior (“Interior”) can make...
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Full Title: IMF Working Paper: How Large Are Global Energy Subsidies? Author(s): David Coady, Ian Parry, Louis Sears, and Baoping Shang Publisher(s): International Monetary Fund (IMF) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper...
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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: Impacts of the Clean Power Plan on U.S. Natural Gas Markets and Pipeline Infrastructure Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy and ICF International Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy and ICF International Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: In the U.S. Southeast, Natural Forests Are Being Felled to Send Fuel Overseas Author(s): Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Full Title: Increased stray gas abundance in a subset of drinking water wells near Marcellus shale gas extraction Author(s): Robert B. Jackson, Avner Vengosh, Thomas H. Darrah, Nathaniel R. Warner, Adrian...
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Full Title: Index of U.S. Energy Security Risk: Assessing America's Vulnerabilities in a Global Energy Market - 2015 Edition Author(s): Institute of 21st Century Energy, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Publisher(s): Institute of...
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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: 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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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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Full Title: Is Fracing a "Happy Solution" to our Energy Needs? Author(s): Richard Vodra Publisher(s): Advisor Perspectives Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Over the last few years, we have seen increasing enthusiasm – bordering on hype – over...
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A bill, recently introduced by Illinois State Representatives John Bradley and David Reis, to regulate hydraulic fracturing in the state is attracting support from both industry and environmental groups. The...
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Full Title: Key Insights From Stakeholders on the Clean Energy Incentive Program Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 12/2015 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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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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The Wall Street Journal is reporting that the Obama Administration has decided to defer its decision on the Keystone XL pipeline until after the 2012 election. The decision came through...
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Last Wednesday, the Obama administration officially denied approval of the Keystone XL pipeline. A rider included by the GOP in the payroll tax plan President Obama signed last month required...
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Full Title: Large-Scale Offshore Wind Power in the United States: Assessment of Opportunities and Barriers Author(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication Date: 09/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Offshore...
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Full Title: Leading Nowhere: the Futility and Farce of Global Climate Negotiations Author(s): Oren Cass Publisher(s): The Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Conference of the Parties (COP) 21, the international climate negotiations...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned from Three Decades of Experience with Cap-and-Trade Author(s): Richard Schmalensee and Robert N. Stavins Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This essay provides an...
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Full Title: Let's Get Serious About CCS Author(s): By Ryan Fitzpatrick and Melissa Carey Publisher(s): Third Way Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Washington has failed to give carbon capture and storage (CCS) the...
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Full Title: Lethal Loopholes Author(s): Tanya Sanerib, Cynthia Elkins, and Noah Greenwald Publisher(s): Center for Biological Diversity Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Endangered Species Act (“Act”) is one of the world’s most...
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Full Title: License to Drill: The Case for Modernizing America’s Crude Oil and Natural Gas Export Licensing Systems Author(s): Scott Lincicome Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 02/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Revolutionary extraction technologies have...
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Full Title: LNG: 2015 in review Author(s): Wood Mackenzie Publisher(s): Wood Mackenzie Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2015, the weak market environment and the impending LNG supply glut forced companies to adjust...
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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: 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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The Obama administration recently announced forthcoming standards for methane emissions from new and modified oil and gas production sources, despite saying “voluntary efforts to reduce emissions in a comprehensive and...
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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 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: 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: Multiple Benefits of Multifamily Energy Efficiency for Cost-Effectiveness Screening Author(s): Rachel Cluett and Jennifer Amann Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy Efficient Economy Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report describes...
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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: New Horizons for Energy Efficiency: Major Opportunities to Reach Higher Electricity Savings by 2030 Author(s): Dan York, Steven Nadel, Ethan Rogers, Rachel Cluett, Sameer, Kwatra, Harvey Sachs, Jennifer Amann,...
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Full Title: No More Fukushimas; No More Fort Calhouns (2015) Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Two significant nuclear power safety events occurred in...
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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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Full Title: OEP Summary: End the Crude Oil Export Ban Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-AK), hosted a discussion at OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) on the impacts of...
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Full Title: Offshore Energy by the Numbers: An Economic Analysis of Offshore Drilling and Wind Energy in the Atlantic Author(s): Andrew Menaquale Publisher(s): Oceana Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The oil industry has been pushing to...
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Full Title: Oil and Gas: Information on Shale Resources, Development, and Environmental and Public Health Risks Author(s): US Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): US Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: New applications of horizontal drilling techniques and...
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Full Title: Optimization of degradation of winery-derived biomass waste by Ascomycetes Author(s): Avinash V. Karpe, David J. Beale, Ian H. Harding, and Enzo A. Palombo Publisher(s): Society of Chemical Industry Publication Date: 7/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recently, winery...
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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: 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: Petroleum Coke: The Coal Hiding in the Tar Sands Author(s): Lorne Stockman, with contributions from David Turnbull and Stephen Kretzmann Publisher(s): Oil Change International Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The Canadian tar...
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Full Title: Plan to Study the Potential Impacts of Hydraulic Fracturing on Drinking Water Resources Author(s):  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 11/2011 Length: 38 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt) Natural gas plays a key...
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Full Title: Positive Energy Trends Bode Well for U.S. Security and the Economy Author(s): National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publisher(s): National Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States...
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On September 16th, 2015, OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) hosted a panel event moderated by Mark Drajem of Bloomberg News on EPA, ozone and the energy sector at the National Press Club in...
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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: President Obama’s Air Pollution Record Author(s): Sam Batkins Publisher(s): American Action Forum Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent air pollution data and regulatory actions by the Obama Administration demonstrate that Americans...
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Full Title: 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: Public Policy Evaluation in the Face of Strong Prior Beliefs: The Case of Electric Cars Author(s): Stephen P. Holland, Erin T. Mansur, Nicholas Z. Muller, and Andrew J. Yates Publisher(s):...
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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: 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: 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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Full Title: Reconsidering Coal’s Fair Market Value Author(s): Jayni Foley Hein and Peter Howard Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The federal coal leasing program is not structured to...
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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: Research and Policy Recommendations for Hydraulic Fracturing and Shale‐Gas Extraction Author(s): Robert B. Jackson, Brooks Rainey Pearson, Stephen G. Osborn, Nathaniel R. Warner, Avner Vengosh Publisher(s): Duke University Publication Date: 1/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Based on the...
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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: 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: Review of EPA Hydraulic Fracturing Study Plan EPA/600/R11/122, November 2011 Author(s):  Batelle Publisher(s): American Petroleum Institute and ANGA Publication Date: 06/2012 Length: 38 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt) In fiscal year 2010, the U.S. House of Representatives Appropriation...
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Full Title: Review of the 2014 Ten-Year Site Plans of Florida's Electric Utilities Author(s): Florida Public Service Commission Publisher(s): Florida Public Service Commission Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Pursuant to Section 186.801(1), Florida...
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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: Shell Energy Scenarios to 2050 Author(s): Shell Publisher(s): Shell Publication Date: 1/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: For 40 years, Shell has drawn on its scenarios to enhance business decisions and its ability to respond to change. Our...
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Full Title: Short-Term Energy and Winter Fuels Outlook (STEO) Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Energy Information Administration Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The average household winter heating fuel expenditures discussed in this STEO provide a...
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As part of his efforts to comprehensively reform the tax code, Senate Finance Committee Chairman Max Baucus (D-MT) released a staff discussion draft on December 18, 2013 that proposed a...
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Full Title: Slamming the Brakes: How Washington's Ozone Plan Will Hurt the Colorado Economy and Make Traffic Worse Author(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publisher(s): The Center for Regulatory Solutions Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Spills of Diluted Bitumen from Pipelines: A Comparative Study of Environmental Fate, Effects, and Response (2015) Author(s): The National Academies Press Publisher(s): The National Academies Press Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Stormy Seas, Rising Risks: What Investors Should Know About Climate Change Impacts at Oil Refineries Author(s): Christina Carlson, Gretchen Goldman, and Kristina Dahl Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists, Center for...
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Full Title: Taking Stock: Progress Toward Meeting US Climate Goals Author(s): John Larsen, Kate Larsen, Whitney Herndon, and Shashank Mohan Publisher(s): Rhodium Group Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Paris Agreement, unanimously adopted...
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Climate change is a threat to our environment and our economy, and we cannot afford the risk of inaction. With our free market economy, the best solution is a simple,...
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Full Title: The American Public’s Energy Choice Author(s): Stephen Ansolabehere & David M. Konisky Publisher(s): Dædalus, the Journal of the American Academy of Arts & Sciences Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Public opinion about energy...
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Full Title: The California Desert Conservation and Recreation Act of 2015: Impacts on Mining and the Regional Economy Author(s): The Sonoran Institute Publisher(s): The Sonoran Institute Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The California...
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Full Title: The Carbon Effect 2.0: Reassessing the Challenges for Public Power Author(s):  Dennis Pidherny, Olu Sonola, and Roshan Bains Publisher(s): Fitch Ratings Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon Compliance Remains a Challenge: Fitch Ratings...
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Full Title: The Clean Power Plan and Market Options for Compliance Author(s): Center for Climate an Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publisher(s): Center for Climate an Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over...
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Full Title: The Cost of Fracking: The Price Tag of Dirty Drilling's Environmental Damage Author(s): Tony Dutzik, Elizabeth Ridlington and John Rumpler Publisher(s): Environment Ohio Research & Policy Center Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: The Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill: Coastal Wetland and Wildlife Impacts and Response Author(s): M. Lynne Corn and Claudia Copeland Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 8/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The explosion...
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Full Title: The Executive Branch and National Energy Policy: Time for Renewal Author(s): Bipartisan Policy Center's Strategic Energy Policy Initiative Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The recommendations the Strategic Energy...
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Full Title: The Future of Forests: Emissions from Tropical Deforestation with and without a Carbon Price, 2016–2050 Author(s): Jonah Busch and Jens Engelmann Publisher(s): Center for Global Development Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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According to a national survey of energy professionals jointly prepared by Sandia National Laboratories and OurEnergyPolicy.org, U.S. energy policy should simultaneously pursue energy supply security, economic outcomes, and minimized environmental...
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Full Title: The Goals of Energy Policy: Professional Perspectives on Energy Security, Economics, and the Environment Author(s): Matt Jordan, Dawn Manley, Valeria Peters, and Ron Stoltz Publisher(s): Sandia National Laboratory and OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description...
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Full Title: The Greening of Our National Parks: How Electric Vehicles Can Reduce Emissions in U.S. National Parks and on Our Public Lands Author(s): Myriam Alexander-Kearns and Nidhi Thakar Publisher(s): Center for...
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Full Title: The Gulf Oil Spill: Lessons for Public Policy Author(s): Richard L. Gordon Publisher(s): Cato Institute Publication Date: 10/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and the ensuing...
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Full Title: The Institutional Blind Spot in Environmental Economics Author(s): Dallas Burtraw Publisher(s): Resources For the Future Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: At least among economists, one often-heard lament is that those who develop and implement environmental...
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Keystone XL has been called the world's best known pipeline that has not been built. Controversy over the pipeline itself has largely subsided but this project linking the oil sands...
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Full Title: Backgrounder: The Many Problems of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and Climate Regulations: A Primer Author(s): Nicolas D. Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): No matter one’s...
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Full Title: The Many Problems of the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and Climate Regulations: A Primer Author(s): Nicolas D. Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): No matter one’s personal...
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Full Title: The Natural Gas Gamble: A Risky Bet on America's Clean Energy Future Author(s): Jeff Deyette, Steven Clemmer, Rachel Cleetus, Sandra Sattler, Alison Bailie, and Megan Rising Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication...
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Full Title: The New Geopolitics of Energy Author(s): Carlos Pascual Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): While America’s new oil and natural gas abundance may hold...
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Full Title: The New Ice Curtain: Russia's Strategic Reach to the Arctic Author(s): Heather Conley and Caroline Rohloff Publisher(s): Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS) Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The New...
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Full Title: The Obama Administration’s Climate Agenda Will Hit Manufacturing Hard: A State-by-State Analysis Author(s): Kevin D. Dayaratna, PhD, Nicolas D. Loris, and David W. Kreutzer, PhD Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date:...
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Coal is one of America’s most abundant and affordable energy sources, and has served for decades as the country’s primary base load electric fuel. Coal comes with significant environmental trade-offs,...
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Full Title: The True Value of BP’s $18.7 Billion Settlement Author(s): Michael Conathan Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On July 2, the U.S. Department of Justice and BP—one...
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Full Title: The water consumption of energy production: an international comparison Author(s): E S Spang, W R Moomaw, K S Gallagher, P H Kirshen, and D H Marks Publisher(s): Environmental Research Letters Publication Date: 10/2014 Full...
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Full Title: Top Five U.S. Policy Priorities for the Arctic in 2016 Author(s): Luke Coffey, Daniel Kochis and Brian Slattery Publisher(s): Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 01/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): 2016 will be an important...
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Full Title: Toward a 21st Century Electricity System for California Author(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On February 25, 2015, Advanced Energy Economy Institute hosted a...
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Full Title: Tracking intended nationally determined contributions: what are the implications for greenhouse gas emissions in 2030? Author(s): Rodney Boyd, Joe Cranston Turner and Bob Ward Publisher(s): Grantham Research Institute on Climate...
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Full Title: Transport Intensity and Energy Efficiency: Analysis of Policy Implications of Coupling and Decoupling Author(s): Rafaa Mraihi Publisher(s): Intech Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Economic growth based on use of non renewable energy...
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Full Title: True North: Economic Freedom and Sovereignty Must Be at the Heart of the U.S. Chairmanship of the Arctic Council Author(s): Luke Coffey, Steven Groves, Daniel Kochis, and Brian Slattery Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: U.S. Climate Action Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Claire Langley. Joel Finkelstein, Andres Restrepo, and Joanne Spalding Publisher(s): Climate Advisers and the Sierra Club Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This brief provides...
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Full Title:  Annual Energy Review 2010 Author(s): U.S. Energy Information Adminstration Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Adminstration Publication Date: 10/2011 Identifier: W-31-109-Eng-38 Language: English Length: 407 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): A report of historical annual energy...
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Full Title: U.S. Energy Policy: A Call to Action Author(s): Herschel Specter Publisher(s): RBR Consultants, Inc. Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States faces enormous energy related challenges. By many measures - a...
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Full Title: U.S. Energy-Related Carbon  Dioxide Emissions, 2013 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Energy Information Administration Publication Date:10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The analysis of energy-related carbon dioxide emissions presented here is based on the data...
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Full Title: U.S. Homeowners on Clean Energy: A National Survey Author(s): SolarCity and Clean Edge Publisher(s): SolarCity and Clean Edge Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In our second annual survey of U.S. homeowner...
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Full Title: U.S.-China Clean Energy Cooperation Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication Date: 1/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The United States and the People’s Republic of China have worked together on science and technology for...
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Full Title: Unconventional Oil and Gas Development: Key Environmental and Public Health Requirements Author(s): US Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): US Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Technological improvements have allowed the extraction of oil and...
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Full Title: University of Texas Study Underestimates National Methane Emissions at Natural Gas Production Sites Due to Instrument Sensor Failure Author(s): Touché Howard Publisher(s): Energy Science and Engineering Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: VeraGreen: A Look at American Attitudes and Behaviors on Environmental Issues Author(s): VeraQuest Inc. Publisher(s): VeraQuest Inc. Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The VeraGreen report touches on how Americans view the emphasis...
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Full Title: Virginia: Clean Power, Clear Savings The EPA Clean Power Plan Will Cut Virginia Electricity Bills Author(s): Public Citizen Publisher(s): Public Citizen Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This summer, the Environmental Protection...
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Full Title: Vision for Paris: Building an Effective Climate Agreement Author(s): Valli Moosa and Harald Dovland Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report outlines the...
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Full Title: Voters Overwhelmingly Support Stricter Smog Standards Author(s): Andrew Baumann, Chloe Mullins, and Marc DelSignore Publisher(s): American Lung Association Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A new bipartisan national survey of 1,000 registered voters finds that a...
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Full Title: What Can History Teach Us about the Future Costs of U.S. Nuclear Power? Author(s): Nathan E. Hultman, Jonathan G. Koomey, & Daniel M. Kammen Publisher(s): Environmental Science & Technology Publication Date:...
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Please, no more talk of green jobs. Or climate change. Let’s discuss our economic and environmental policies without euphemism, describing current and potential calamity in plain English, like Joe Romm,...
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After years of discussion and delay, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is set to finalize ozone standards in the coming weeks. It's a rule long in the making: EPA's decision...
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Full Title: Why Every Serious Environmentalist Should Favour Fracking Author(s): Richard A. Muller and Elizabeth A. Muller Publisher(s): Center for Policy Studies Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Environmentalists who oppose the development of shale gas...
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Domestic natural gas production continues to expand, while natural gas spot prices are at historic lows. Many utilities are responding to these changing market dynamics by building gas plants or...
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