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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: A Geologic Play Book for Utica Shale Appalachian Basin Exploration Author(s): Appalachian Oil and Gas Consortium at West Virginia University Publisher(s): Appalachian Oil and Gas Consortium at West Virginia University Publication...
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Full Title: A High-Carbon Partnership? Chinese-Latin American Relations in a Carbon-Constrained World Author(s): Guy Edwards and Timmons Roberts Publisher(s): Brookings Institution Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- China’s rapidly increasing investment, trade and loans in Latin America...
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Full Title: Advanced Biofuel Market Report 2014 Author(s): Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) Publisher(s): Environmental Entrepreneurs (E2) Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): E2’s fourth annual Advanced Biofuel Market Report catalogs the growths and challenges in...
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Full Title: Air Emissions Displacement by Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Author(s): Bruce Biewald, Joseph Daniel, Jeremy Fisher, PhD, Patrick Luckow, Alice Napoleon, Nidhi Santen, PhD, and Kenji Takahashi Publisher(s): Synapse Energy...
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Full Title: Analysis of Existing and Possible Regimes for Carbon Capture and Sequestration: A Review for Policymakers Author(s): Elizabeth Lokey Aldrich, Cassandra Koerner, and David Solan Publisher(s): Energy Policy Institute (EPI) and...
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Full Title: Bending the Curve: Implementation of the Energy Independence and Security Act of 2007 Author(s): Lowell Ungar, Garrett Brinker, Therese Langer, and Joanna Mauer Publisher(s): American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy...
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Full Title: Carbon Supply Cost Curves – Evaluating Financial Risk to Oil Capital Expenditures Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Given that over the next decade private-sector oil companies...
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Full Title: Carbon Supply Cost Curves: Evaluating Financial Risk to Gas Capital Expenditures Author(s): James Leaton, Andrew Grant, Matt Gray, and Luke Sussams Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: Carbon supply cost curves: Evaluating financial risk to oil capital expenditures Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This analysis assists investors to continue their engagement with companies...
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Attitudes towards climate change vary. Some have doubts, but even fish know better as they migrate north to cooler waters. Meanwhile advocates agree that human influence is clear, but they are...
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Full Title: Co-benefits of Carbon Standards Part 1: Air Pollution Changes under Different 111d Options for Existing Power Plants Author(s): Charles Driscoll, Habibollah Fakhraei, Kathy Fallon Lambert Publisher(s): Syracuse University and Harvard...
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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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There is an inconvenient and uncomfortable truth that nuclear energy is a significant non-CO2 source of electrical power in the U.S. Despite the dramatic expansion of solar and wind, these...
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Full Title: 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: Energy and Carbon – Managing the Risks Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): ExxonMobil Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- ExxonMobil engages in constructive and informed dialogue with a wide variety of stakeholders on a number of...
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Full Title:  Extending the Supply of Alcohol Fuels for Energy Security and Carbon Reduction Author(s): R. Pearson, J. Turner, M. Eisaman, et al. Publisher(s): Lotus Engineering, PARC Publication Date: 01/2009 Identifier(s):  2009-01-2764 Language: English Length: 28 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): The paper critiques...
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Full Title: Financing low carbon, climate resilient infrastructure: The role of climate finance and green financial systems Author(s): Joshua P. Meltzer Publisher(s): The Brookings Institution Publication Date: 09/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over the next...
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Full Title: 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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Making use of energy efficiency can help contain the cost of complying with the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and reduce electricity bills. Yet as climate policy discussions try to balance...
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Full Title: GHG emissions from shale greater than conventional gas, coal or oil Author(s): R.W. Howarth Publisher(s): EU Commission Publication Date: 9/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Over a 20-year time period, the greenhouse gas (GHG) footprint of shale gas...
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Full Title: The Impact of Climate Change Policies on Carbon-Intensive Manufacturing Industries in Oregon Author(s): Carol Zabin, Andrea Buffa, Lynn Scholl Publisher(s): UC Berkeley Labor Center Publication Date: 11/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This policy brief focuses on...
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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: 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: Know Your Oil: Creating a Global Oil-Climate Index Author(s): Deborah Gordon, Adam Brandt, Joule Bergerson, Jonathan Koomey Publisher(s): Carnegie Endowment for International Peace Publication Date: 03/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): OIL IS CHANGING....
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Full Title: Maryland’s Post-2020 Greenhouse Gas Reduction Target Setting Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Maryland’s target to reduce...
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Full Title: Methane contamination of drinking water accompanying gas-well drilling and hydraulic fracturing Author(s): Stephen G. Osborn et all. Publisher(s): PNAS Publication Date: 4/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Directional drilling and hydraulic-fracturing technologies are dramatically increasing natural-gas extraction. In...
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Full Title: Methane Selective Membranes for Nitrogen Removal from Low Quality Natural Gas – High Permeation Is Not Enough Author(s): Howard S. Meyer and Dr. Michael Henson Publisher(s): University of Massachusetts Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nitrogen is...
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Full Title: Mitigating Natural Gas Use in the Electricity Sector: Renewable Energy, Energy Efficiency, and the Role of States in Implementing the Clean Power Plan Author(s): Alison Cassady Publisher(s): Center for American...
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Full Title: OEP Summary: Tax Pollution, Not Profits Author(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publisher(s): OurEnergyPolicy.org Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Rep. John Delaney (D-MD), hosted a discussion at OurEnergyPolicy.org (OEP) on his carbon tax legislation. Here...
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Full Title: Oil Demand: Comparing Projections and Examining Risks Author(s): Reid Capalino, Paul Spedding, Mark Fulton Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In contrast to industry outlooks that generally project continued...
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Full Title: Omitted Damages: What’s Missing From the Social Cost of Carbon Author(s): Peter Howard Publisher(s): Environmental Defense Fund, the Institute for Policy Integrity, and the Natural Resources Defense Council Publication Date: 3/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- T he 2013...
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Full Title: 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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What determines the cost of a ton of coal? Is OPEC an oligopoly? Should we subsidize low-carbon energy or tax fossil fuels? Do Prius owners drive more? These are among the...
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Full Title: 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: 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: Sustainable Consumption and Production Targets and Indicators Author(s): Livia Bizikova (IISD), Heinz Schandl (CSIRO), László Pintér (IISD), Kate Offerdahl (IISD), with inputs from Gabriel A. Huppé, Dora Almassy, Tilmann...
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Full Title: Tackling Climate Change in the U.S. : Potential Carbon Emissions Reduction from Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy by 2030 Author(s): C. Kutscher Publisher(s): American Solar Energy Society Publication Date: 1/2007 Identifier: www.ases.org/climatechange Language:...
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Full Title: Tail-Hedge Discounting and the Social Cost of Carbon Author(s): Martin L. Weitzman Publisher(s): JEL Publication Date: 7/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The choice of an overall discount rate for climate change investments depends critically on how different components...
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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 3% Solution: Driving Profits Through Carbon Reductions Author(s): Zoe Tcholak-Antitch, Tom Carnac, Colin Harris, Bryn Baker, Matt Banks, Rhys Gerholdt, Sara Gilbertson, Lou Leonard, Daphne Patterson, Aaron Sobel, Brad Schallert, and Marty...
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Full Title: The Business Case for Carbon Capture, Utilization, and Storage Author(s):  Pamela Tomski Publisher(s): Atlantic Council Publication Date: 10/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Atlantic Council’s Energy and Environment Program has released an issue...
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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 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 Future of Coal: Options for a Carbon-Constrained World Author(s): J. Katzer Publisher(s): Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MITei) Publication Date: 01/2007 Identifier(s): ISBN 978-0-615-14092-6 Language: English Length: 192 pages, PDF Full Text: -->DOWNLOAD FILE<-- Description (excerpt): This MIT...
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Full Title:  The Future of Natural Gas: An Interdisciplinary MIT Study Author(s): Ernest J. Moniz (Study Chair), Henry D. Jacoby (Co-Chair), Anthony J.M. Meggs (Co-Chair) Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 6/2011 Identifier: Language: English Length and Format:...
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The EPA’s proposed Clean Power Plan, meant to reduce carbon by 30% by 2030, is expected to be accomplished through a combination of improving existing power plants, switching to cleaner...
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Full Title: The Social Costs of Carbon? No, the Social Benefits of Carbon Author(s): Management Information Services, Inc. Publisher(s): American Coalition for Clean Coal Electricity Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This report analyzes the impacts...
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Full Title: The Way Forward: Five Key Actions to Achieve a Low-Carbon Energy Sector Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy is critical to...
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Full Title: Transitioning to Low-Carbon Fuel: A Business Guide for Sustainable Trucking in North America Author(s): Eric Olson and Ryan Schuchard Publisher(s): BSR Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- BSR's Future of Fuels initiative has...
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Full Title: Transportation Energy Use in California Author(s): Christopher Yang, Joan Ogden, Dan Sperling and Roland Hwang Publisher(s): California Council on Science and Technology Publication Date: 12/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The focus of this report...
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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: Unburnable Carbon Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): IPIECA Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Over the past year, the concepts of ‘unburnable carbon’, ‘stranded assets’ and a ‘carbon bubble’ have been promoted by a number...
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Full Title: Unburnable Carbon – Are the world’s financial markets carrying a carbon bubble? Author(s): James Leaton Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 7/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- This research provides the evidence base which confirms...
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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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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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According to the Environmental Protection Agency, the Social Cost of Carbon (SCC) is supposed to be "An estimate of the economic damages associated with a small increase in carbon dioxide...
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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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Full Title: WP3: Integrated city strategy for CO 2 emission reduction, resource efficiency and climate resilience Author(s): Johannes Venjakob, Clemens Schneider Publisher(s): Wuppertal Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The Low Carbon Future Cities...
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