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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: 2013 - The Outlook for Energy: A View to 2040 Author(s): ExxonMobil Publisher(s): ExxonMobil Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Updated each year, the Outlook analyzes the trends that will shape global energy...
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Full Title: 2014 Energy Industry Outlook Survey Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): KPMG Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The 2014 Energy Survey is a snapshot of key findings of issues impacting the energy industry. Considering the...
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Full Title: 2015 Factbook: Sustainable Energy in America Author(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance & The Business Council for Sustainable Energy Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance & The Business Council for Sustainable Energy Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Energy Policy: 113th Congress Issues Author(s): University of California, Berkeley School of Law, UCLA, UCSD Publisher(s): California Energy Commission Publication Date: 11/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report presents a strategic analysis of energy storage for California by 2020....
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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 National Energy Program: The Apollo Program of Our Time Author(s): Lawrence Klaus Publication Date: 05/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The goal of the national energy program is to eliminate the gap between...
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Full Title: A Preliminary Assessment of Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicles on Wind Energy Markets Technical Report Author(s): W. Short and P. Denholm Publisher(s): USDOE NREL Publication Date: 4/2006 Identifier: NREL/TP-620-39729 Language: English Length: 41 pages, PDF Full Text:...
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Two energy efficiency bills introduced last year received bipartisan support in the House and Senate, but received limited attention at the time. The Energy Savings and Industrial Competitiveness Act of...
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Full Title: n/a Author(s): L. Jackson Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 3/2010 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length:  4 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Murkowski's Letter: -->POSTING<-- Description (excerpt): Jackson addresses industry and policy concerns over EPA move to regulated GHG emitters. (excerpts): I...
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Full Title: Air Pollution: EPA Needs Better Information on New Source Review Permits Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) does not...
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Full Title: Airports, Air Pollution, and Contemporaneous Health Author(s): Wolfram Schlenker and W. Reed Walker Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research Publication Date: 12/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We demonstrate that daily airport runway congestion contributes significantly...
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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: 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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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: Benchmarking Air Emissions of the 100 Largest Electric Power Producers in the United States 2014 Author(s): Christopher E. Van Atten, Amlan Saha, Lea Rutledge, and Lily Hoffman-Andrews Publisher(s):  Bank of America, Calpine, Entergy, Exelon,...
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Full Title: Benefits of Recent Improvements in Vehicle Fuel Economy Author(s): Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle Publisher(s): University of Michigan Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): For the past several years, we have calculated (on a monthly...
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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: Bio-Methanol: How Energy Choices in the Western United States can Help Mitigate Global Climate Change Author(s): K. Vogt, D. Vogt, T. Patel-Weynand, Ravi Upadhye, et al. Publisher(s): Renewable Energy Publication Date: 01/2008 Identifier(s): ...
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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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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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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: 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 Versus Carbon Tax- Two Approaches to Curbing Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Eleanor Revelle Publisher(s): League of Women Voters Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Policymakers evaluating strategies for reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions have two general...
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Full Title:  Carbon Dioxide Enhanced Oil Recovery: A Critical Domestic Energy, Economic, and Environmental Opportunity Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 2/2012 Language: English Length:...
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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 Tax: Deficit Reduction and Other Considerations Author(s): Jonathan L. Ramseur, Jane A. Leggett and Molly F. Sherlock Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 9/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The federal budget deficit has...
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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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Whether or not the world has all of the clean energy technologies it needs to dramatically cut greenhouse gas emissions is an important ongoing debate among the climate policy community....
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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: Clearing the Air: Reducing Upstream Greenhouse Gas Emissions from U.S. Natural Gas Systems Author(s): James Bradbury, Michael Obeiter, Laura Draucker, Wen Wang, and Amanda Stevens Publisher(s): World Resources Institute Publication Date:...
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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 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 Tech Book: Electricity Sector Overview Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 8/2011 Language: English Length: 14 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt):...
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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: Combined Heat and Power and Clean Distributed Energy Policies Author(s): Anna Chittum & R. Neal Elliott Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 05/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Combined heat and...
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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: Condensing Furnace Standard Impact Analysis Discussion Document Author(s): American Gas Association (AGA) Publisher(s): American Gas Association (AGA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): AGA and GTI developed a spreadsheet model to analyze...
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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: 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: 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: 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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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: 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: Disclosing the Facts: 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 Management,...
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As reported by the New York Times, Envia Systems, a California-based battery manufacturing company, announced yesterday what it calls a “major breakthrough” in battery technology that is “poised to revolutionize...
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Full Title: Drivers of the US CO2 emissions 1997–2013 Author(s): Kuishuang Feng, Steven J. Davis, Laixiang Sun1,and Klaus Hubacek Publisher(s): Nature Magazine Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Fossil fuel CO2 emissions in the...
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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: Economic Impacts of a 65 ppb National Ambient Air Quality Standard for Ozone Author(s): David Harrison and Anne E. Smith Publisher(s): NERA Economic Consulting and National Association of Manufacturers Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Economically and environmentally informed policy for road resurfacing: tradeoffs between costs and greenhouse gas emissions Author(s): Darren Reger, Samer Madanat, and Arpad Horvath Publisher(s): Environmental Research Letters Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As...
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Full Title: Effects of Travel Reduction and Efficient Driving on Transportation: Energy Use and Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Porter, C.D.; Brown, A.; DeFlorio, J.; McKenzie, E.; Tao, W.; Vimmerstedt, L. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy...
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Full Title: Effects of U.S. Tax Policy on Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): William D. Nordhaus, Stephen A. Merrill, and Paul T. Beaton Publisher(s): The National Academies Press Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The U.S. Congress...
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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: 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: 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-Water Nexus Author(s): William Horak Publisher(s): Brookhaven National Laboratory Publication Date: 04/2010 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Three regional needs assessment workshops: Nov 2005 through mid-January 2006 • Kansas City, Baltimore, Salt Lake City • Almost...
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Full Title: Enhancing Compliance Flexibility under the Clean Power Plan: A Common Elements Approach to Capturing Low-Cost Emissions Reductions Author(s): Jonas Monast, Tim Profeta, Jeremy Tarr,and Brian Murray Publisher(s): Duke University, Nicholas...
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On December 21st, 2011 the EPA announced its newly proposed MACT Rules, placing stringent requirements on mercury and toxics emissions from power plants. The new rules were issued under the authority...
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Full Title:  EPA FACT SHEET: Proposed Carbon Pollution Standard for New Power Plants Author(s): Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 5 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): On March...
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Full Title: EPA’s Clean Power Plan and Reliability Assessing NERC’s Initial Reliability Review Author(s): Jurgen Weiss, PhD, Bruce Tsuchida, Michael Hagerty, and Will Gorman Publisher(s): American Energy Economy Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: EPA’s Clean Power Plan: States’ Tools for Reducing Costs and Increasing Benefits to Consumers Author(s): Paul Hibbard, Andrea Okie, & Susan Tierney Publisher(s): Analysis Group Publication Date: 07/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On...
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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: 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: Extracting the Facts: An Investor Guide to Disclosing Risks From Hydraulic Fracturing Operations Author(s): Richard A. Liroff Publisher(s): Investor Environmental Health Network Publication Date: 12/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Many governments and communities around the...
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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: Forging the Climate Consensus: Managing Economic Risk Author(s): W. Reilly (Co-Chair), et al. Publisher(s):  National Commission on Energy Policy, Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 7/2009 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length: 16 pages, PDF Full Text:...
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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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There are over 90,000 cargo ships powered by oil-based fuels that, according to one study, account for 3-4% of worldwide emissions (including SOx, NOx, PM and CO2). In 2012, the...
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Full Title: Fulfilling the Potential of Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles Author(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Fuel cell vehicles generate electricity by converting hydrogen...
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Full Title: Full-Fuel-Cycle Energy and Emission Factors for Building Energy Consumption - 2013 Update Author(s): Neil Leslie Publisher(s): American Gas Association Publication Date: 01/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Full-fuel-cycle energy is the energy consumed by an appliance,...
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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: 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: GHGRP 2013: Reported Data, Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program Background Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 8/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As directed by Congress, EPA’s Greenhouse Gas Reporting Program (GHGRP)...
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Full Title:  Government Investment in a Clean Energy Future Author(s): Farbes J, Kammen DM Publisher(s): University of California Berkeley Publication Date: 12/2010 Language: English Length: 53 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): With the passage of...
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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: 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: 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: Historical Air Emissions from United States Petroleum Refineries Author(s): Brian Nguyen and Thomas A. Nelson Publisher(s): SAGE Environmental Consulting LP and American Fuel and Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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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 is coal faring in the "War on Coal?" Author(s): James Stevenson Publisher(s): IHS Energy Publication Date: 09/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): It is unclear who coined the phrase “War on Coal.” It...
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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: 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: 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: ICForecast Strategic Power Outlook Author(s):  ICF International Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The ICForecast Strategic Power Outlook provides key information for strategic, long-term energy outlook planning and resource optimization....
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U. S. renewable fuel policy has two primary objectives: 1) to reduce petroleum imports, increasing energy security and 2) to reduce greenhouse gas generation in the transportation sector. In this...
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Full Title: Intelligent Efficiency: Achieving Clean Power Plan Goals Author(s): Jason Ye Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy efficiency is the least-cost way for a...
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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: Key Insights from a Solutions Forum on Carbon Pricing and Clean Power Author(s): Jason Ye Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): States will have...
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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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Full Title: Landfill Methane Author(s): Rachel Pierson Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Landfills  are  the third  largest  source  of  anthropogenic methane  in  the  United  States.  According to the U.S....
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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: Life cycle air quality impacts of conventional and alternative light-duty transportation in the United States Author(s): Christopher W. Tessuma, Jason D. Hillb, and Julian D. Marshalla, Publisher(s): Proceedings of the...
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Full Title: Life cycle greenhouse gas emissions and freshwater consumption associated with Bakken tight oil Author(s): Ian J. Laurenzia, Joule A. Bergersonb, and Kavan Motazedib Publisher(s): National Academy of Sciences Publication Date: 11/2016 Full...
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Full Title: Liquefied Natural Gas as a Marine Fuel: A Closer Look at TOTE's LNG Containership Projects Author(s): Anna Lee Deal Publisher(s): National Energy Policy Institute Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: New rules by...
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Full Title: Local Climate Action: Cities Tackle Emissions of Commercial Buildings Author(s): Todd McGarvey and Amy Morsch Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 09/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As a significant source...
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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: Maintaining the Advantage: Why the U.S. Should Not Follow the EU’s Energy Policies Author(s): Robert Bryce Publisher(s): Manhattan Institute Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over the past decade, the United States and the European...
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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: 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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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 Natural Gas Systems Author(s): Drew Shindall et all Publisher(s): National Climate Assessment Publication Date: 2/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Shindell et al. (2012) noted that the climate system is more immediately responsive to changes in...
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Full Title: Modeling Energy Efficiency as a Supply Resource Author(s): Etan Gumerman and Tibor Vegh Publisher(s): Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions Publication Date: 08/2017 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy efficiency may be an inexpensive...
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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: N2O release from agro-biofuel production negates global warming reduction by replacing fossil fuels Author(s): P. J. Crutzen, et al. Publisher(s): Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions Publication Date: 7/2007 Identifier:  ACPD  7, 11191–11205,...
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Full Title: Natural Gas and Reliability Author(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publisher(s): America's Natural Gas Alliance (ANGA) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The electric utility industry, regulators and policymakers know that we...
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Full Title: Natural Gas Infrastructure and Methane Emissions Author(s): Margot Anderson, Stuart, Iler, Tracy Terry, and Rosemarie Calabro Tully Publisher(s): Bipartisan Policy Center Publication Date: 09/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Significantly increased production of natural gas...
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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: Navigating the Clean Power Plan: A Template for Including Building Energy Codes in State Compliance Plans Author(s): ACEEE, Solutions for States: Energy, Economy & Environment Publisher(s): ACEEE Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The...
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Full Title: New Markets for Pollution and Energy Efficiency Credit Trading under Automobile Greenhouse Gas and Fuel Economy Standards Author(s): Benjamin Leard and Virginia McConnell Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full...
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Full Title: New Tracers Identify Hydraulic Fracturing Fluids and Accidental Releases from Oil and Gas Operations Author(s): N. R. Warner, T. H. Darrah, R. B. Jackson, R. Millot, W. Kloppmann, and A. Vengosh Publisher(s):...
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Full Title: Non-Cost Barriers to Consumer Adoption of New Light-Duty Vehicle Technologies Author(s): Stephens, T. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This is one of a...
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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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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: 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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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 Price and the New Climate Economy Author(s): Per Klevnäs, Nicholas Stern, and Jana Frejova Publisher(s): The New Climate Economy Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): After several years at high levels,...
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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: Overview of Biofuels for Aviation Author(s): Judit Sandquista, Berta Matas Güella Publisher(s): Chemical Engineering Transactions Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Aviation is a significant contributor of the worlds economy, and especially in...
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Full Title: Particulate Matter from Both Heavy Fuel Oil and Diesel Fuel Shipping Emissions Show Strong Biological Effects on Human Lung Cells at Realistic and Comparable In Vitro Exposure Conditions Author(s):...
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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: 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 Energy Impacts of the EPA Proposed Clean Power Plan Author(s): David Harrison, Jr., Ph.D., Anne E. Smith, Ph.D., Paul Bernstein, Ph.D., Scott Bloomberg, Andrew Foss, Andrew Stuntz, Sugandha...
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Full Title: Potential for Energy Efficiency Improvement Beyond the Light-Duty-Vehicle Sector Author(s): Vyas, A. D.; Patel, D. M.; Bertram, K. M. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Publication Date: 2/2013 Full...
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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: 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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Full Title: Quantifying Atmospheric Methane Emissions From the Haynesville, Fayetteville, and Northeastern Marcellus Shale Gas Production Regions Author(s): J. Peischl, T. B. Ryerson, K. C. Aikin, J. A. de Gouw, J....
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Full Title: Reduced Emissions of CO2, NOx and SO2 from U.S. Power Plants Due to the Switch from Coal to Natural Gas with Combined Cycle Technology Author(s): J.A. de Gouw, D.D. Parrish, G.J. Frost, M....
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Full Title:  Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions: How much at what cost? Author(s): J. Creyts, et al. Publisher(s):  McKinsey & Company Publication Date: 12/2007 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length: 107 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): Consensus is...
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Full Title: Reducing Methane Pollution from Fossil-Fuel Production on America’s Public Lands, A Needed Step to Combat Climate Change Author(s): Claire Moser, Nidhi Thakar, and Matt Lee-Ashley Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 10/2014 Full...
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Full Title: Regulatory Impact Analysis for the Proposed Carbon Pollution Guidelines for Existing Power Plants and Emission Standards for Modified and Reconstructed Power Plants Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 6/2014 Full...
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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 in the 50 States: Western Region Author(s): Nancy Saracino, Jack Stoddard, and Cameron Prell, Crowell & Moring LLP Publisher(s): American Council on Renewable Energy Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text:...
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Full Title:Renewable Energy Options for Shipping: Technology Brief Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 02/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The shipping industry plays a critical role in...
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Full Title: Review and Evaluation of Studies on the Use of E15 in Light-Duty Vehicles Author(s): Robert L. McCormick,a Janet Yanowitz,b Matthew Ratcliff,a Bradley T. Ziglera Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Risks And Opportunities For PacifiCorp in a Carbon Constrained Economy Author(s): Ezra D. Hausman, Ph.D Publisher(s): Sierra Club Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report focuses on one such company: PacifiCorp, one of the...
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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: n/a Author(s): L. Murkowski Publisher(s): n/a Publication Date: 3/2010 Identifier(s): n/a Language: English Length:  3 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Jackson's Response: -->POSTING<-- Description (excerpt): The growing, bipartisan and bicameral opposition to EPA's climate regulations may very well result in legislative...
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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:  State of Charge Electric Vehicles’ Global Warming Emissions and Fuel-Cost Savings across the United States Author(s): Don Anair and Amine Mahmassani Publisher(s): Union of Concerned Scientists Publication Date: 4/2012 Language: English Length: 64...
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Full Title: State of the Air: 2013 Author(s): American Lung Association Publisher(s): American Lung Association Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Thank to the Clean Air Act, the United Sates continues to make progess providing...
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Full Title: Summary: North American 2014 HFC Submission to the Montreal Protocol Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The North American amendment proposal is a starting point...
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Full Title: Survey of Western U.S. Electric Utility Resource Plans Author(s): Wilkerson, Jordan, Peter H. Larsen, and Galen L. Barbose Publisher(s): Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Publication Date: 01/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We review long-term...
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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: Technology Roadmap: Energy and GHG reductions in the chemical industry via catalytic processes Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The chemical industry is a large...
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Full Title: Technology Roadmap: Nuclear Energy Author(s): Nuclear Energy Agency and International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear power is the largest source of low-carbon electricity...
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Full Title: The 2014 State Energy Efficiency Scorecard Author(s): Annie Gilleo, Anna Chittum, Kate Farley, Max Neubauer, Seth Nowak, David Ribeiro, and Shruti Vaidyanathan Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Full Title: The Case for a US Carbon Tax Author(s): Joseph E. Aldy Publisher(s): Oxford Energy Forum Publication Date: 02/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Every aspect of economic activity affects greenhouse gas emissions and, hence,...
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Full Title: The Climate Responsibilities of Industrial Carbon Producers Author(s): Peter C. Frumhoff, Richard Heede, and Naomi Oreskes Publisher(s): Climate Change Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Responsibility for climate change lies at the...
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Full Title: The Cost of Inaction: Recognising the Value at Risk From Climate Change Author(s): The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Publisher(s): The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The asset management industry—and...
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Full Title: The Design of a Carbon Tax Author(s): Gilbert E. Metcalf and David Weisbach Publisher(s): Harvard Environmental Law Review Publication Date: 1/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This Paper considers the design of a tax on greenhouse gases (“GHGs”). The...
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Full Title: The Dynamics of Pollution Permits Author(s): Makoto Hasegawa and Stephen W. Salant Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): We review the literature on bankable emission permits...
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Full Title: The Effect of Pollution on Labor Supply: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Mexico City Author(s): Rema Hanna and Paulina Oliva Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research Publication Date: 8/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Moderate effects...
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Full Title: The Emerging U.S. Methane Mitigation Industry Author(s): Shawn Stokes, Monica La, and Marcy Lowe Publisher(s): Datu Research, LLC Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Historically, many of the companies highlighted in this report have operated...
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Full Title: The Future of Natural Gas Author(s): Ernest J. Moniz, Henry D. Jacoby, Anthony J.M. Meggs, Robert C. Armstrong, Daniel R. Cohn, et al. Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: The heavy-duty vehicle future in the United States: A parametric analysis of technology and policy tradeoffs Author(s): Amanda C. Askin, Garrett E. Barter, Todd H. West, & Dawn K....
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In his 2011 State of the Union address, President Obama proposed a Clean Energy Standard (CES) requiring that 80 percent of the nation’s electricity come from clean energy resources by...
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Full Title: The Last Climate Frontier: Leveraging the Arctic Council to make Progress on Black Carbon and Methane Author(s): Lindsey Griffith Publisher(s): Clean Air Task Force Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): As the United States prepares...
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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 Nuclear Decarbonization Option: Profiles of Selected Advanced Reactor Technologies Author(s): Clean Air Task Force Publisher(s): Clean Air Task Force Publication Date: 3/2012 Language: English Length: 40 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD FILE<– Description (excerpt): We...
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Full Title: The Potential Greenhouse Gas Emissions of U.S. Federal Fossil Fuels Author(s): Dustin Mulvaney, PhD, Alexander Gershenson, PhD, and Ben Toscher, MSc Publisher(s): EcoShift Consulting Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report...
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Full Title: The rebound effect is overplayed Author(s): Kenneth Gillingham and Matthew J. Kotchen, David S. Rapson, and Gernot Wagner Publisher(s): Nature Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Buy a more fuel-efficient car and you will spend more...
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Full Title: The Road to Paris and Beyond: Comparing Emissions Mitigation Efforts Author(s): Joseph E. Aldy and William A. Pizer Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): T his...
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Full Title: The Twilight of Coal-Fired Power? The EPA's New Standards for Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Rob Barnett Publisher(s): Bloomberg Government Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 129 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The Environmental Protection...
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Full Title: Timeline of EPA Actions on Greenhouse Gases Author(s): Jenifer Collins Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The landmark 2007 U.S. Supreme Court case, Massachusetts v. EPA, paved the...
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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: Transportation Conformity Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): James E. McCarthy Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Under the Clean Air Act, areas that have not attained one...
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Full Title: U.S Natural Gas Infrastructure Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: There are more than 2.3 million miles of natural...
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According to data collected and reported by Bloomberg News, the “U.S. is the closest it has been in almost 20 years to achieving energy self-sufficiency”. In the first 10 months...
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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. Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Recent Trends and Factors Author(s): Jonathan L. Ramseur Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): On June 25, 2013, President Obama affirmed his commitment...
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Full Title: U.S. Methane Emissions 1990-2020: Inventories, Projections, and Opportunities for Reductions Author(s): EPA Publisher(s): EPA Publication Date: 9/1999 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This report has two objectives. First, it presents the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) baseline forecast of...
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Full Title: U.S. National Interest, Climate Engineering, and International Law Author(s): Lee Lane Publisher(s): Hudson Institute Publication Date: 4/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Despite the failure of the 2010 greenhouse gas (GHG) cap-and-trade bill, President  Obama...
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Full Title: Updating the Facts: Emissions from Natural Gas Systems Author(s): American Gas Association Publisher(s): American Gas Association Publication Date: 04/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Natural gas remains a fuel of choice for consumers because...
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Full Title: Using MOVES for Estimating State and Local Inventories of Onroad Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Energy Consumption Author(s): Transportation and Climate Division: Office of Transportation and Air Quality Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental...
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Full Title: Using the Clean Power Plan’s Carbon Fee option to Offset State Taxes Author(s): Josiah Neeley Publisher(s): R Street Institute Publication Date: 08/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Earlier this month, the U.S. Environmental Protection...
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Full Title: Vehicle Technology Deployment Pathways: An Examination of Timing and Investment Constraints Author(s): Plotkin, S.; Stephens, T.; McManus, W. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Volatile organic compound emissions from the oil and natural gas industry in the Uintah Basin, Utah: oil and gas well pad emissions compared to ambient air composition Author(s): C. Warneke, F. Geiger, P. M. Edwards,...
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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: Waste Not: Common Sense Ways to Reduce Methane Pollution from the Oil and Natural Gas Industry Author(s): David McCabe, Ph.D.,Meleah Geertsma, Nathan Matthews, Lesley Fleischman, and Darin Schroeder Publisher(s): Clean...
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Although the administration’s finalized Clean Power Plan was released in early August, EPA is still actively grappling with the rules regarding biomass feedstocks as a compliance option under the Plan....
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Last week Governor Dave Heineman of Nebraska approved the Keystone XL pipeline along a revised route, “which avoids the environmentally-sensitive Sand Hills region of Nebraska.” The final decision now rests...
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When we think of environmental policies that impact business, we don’t often think of increased profits. Too often the private sector is positioned at odds with efforts to address environmental...
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Full Title: White Paper: Is the US Chemicals Renaissance a Flash in the Pan? Author(s): Meredith Annex Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 01/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Cheap gas has led to a...
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Full Title: Will Low Natural Gas Prices Eliminate the Nuclear Option in the US? Author(s): Rob Graber and Tom Retson Publisher(s): EnergyPath Corporation Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This study is intended to compare...
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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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Full Title: Working Paper: Putting a Price on Carbon: A Handbook for U.S. Policy Makers Author(s): Kevin Kennedy, Michael Obeiter, and Noah Kaufman Publisher(s): World Resources Institute (WRI) Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Worldwide Engagement for Sustainable Energy Strategies Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT WorldwideEngagementforSustainableEnergyStrategies<- Description (excerpt): In the early 1970s, oil powered the global economy....
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