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Full Title: Adjusting to Low Prices: Prospects for Fossil-Fuel Subsidy Reform in Oil-Producing and Exporting Countries Author(s): Sarah Ladislaw and Zachary Cuyler Publisher(s): Center for Strategic & International Studies (CSIS) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Are You Ready for Your Next Wind Deal? Author(s): Himali Parmar and Shanthi Muthiah Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this white paper, ICF International experts provide an...
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Full Title: Assessing Thermal Coal Production Subsidies Author(s): Carbon Tracker Publisher(s): Carbon Tracker Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): There has been much discussion of fossil fuel subsidies as both an inefficient use of public...
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Full Title: Beyond Boom & Bust: Putting Clean Tech on a Path to Subsidy Independence Author(s): Jesse Jenkins, Mark Muro, Ted Nordhaus, Michael Shellenberger, Letha Tawney, Alex Trembath Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 4/2012 Full...
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Full Title: Bipartisan Senate Energy Bill Full of Poison Pills Author(s): Nicolas Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Senators Lisa Murkowski (R–AK) and Maria Cantwell (D–WA) introduced the Energy...
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The rooftop solar market in the US, and especially in California, has experienced explosive growth in the last decade. At least in part this growth can be attributed to the...
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Full Title: Congressional Energy Export Reform Should Not Be Distracted by Questionable Subsidy Author(s): Brian Slattery Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Congress is striving to lift a ban on...
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Full Title: Data-Driven Agent-Based Modeling, with Application to Rooftop Solar Adoption Author(s): Haifeng Zhang, Yevgeniy Vorobeychik, Joshua Letchford, and Kiran Lakkaraju Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Agent-based modeling is commonly used...
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Full Title: Department of Energy: Status of Loan Programs Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 3/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: As of January 29, 2013, Department of Energy (DOE) was...
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Full Title: Empty Promises G20 Subsidies to Oil, Gas and Coal Production Author(s): Elizabeth Bast, Alex Doukas, Sam Pickard, Laurie van der Burg and Shelagh Whitley Publisher(s): OilChange International Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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The National Capital Area Chapter for the U.S. Association for Energy Economics (NCAC-USAEE) held its annual energy policy conference on April 6th entitled “Energy Reset? Conflicting Forces in the Energy...
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Full Title: Energy Subsidy Reform: Lessons and Implications Author(s): Carlo Cottarelli, Antoinette M. Sayeh, Masood Ahmed Publisher(s): International Monetary Fund Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Energy subsidies have wide-ranging economic consequences. This paper provides:...
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Full Title: Energy Tax Policy: Issues in the 113th Congress Author(s): Molly F. Sherlock Publisher(s): U.S. Congressional Budget Office Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The scheduled expiration of a number of energy...
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Full Title: Energy: Federal Support for Renewable and Advanced Energy Technologies Author(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): U.S. Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This statement presents highlights from two reports related...
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Full Title: Estimating the State-Level Impact of Federal Wind Energy Subsidies Author(s): Institute for Energy Research Publisher(s): Institute for Energy Research Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This paper examines the distributional impacts of...
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Full Title: Geothermal Exploration Policy Mechanisms: Lessons for the United States from International Applications Author(s): Bethany Speer, Ryan Economy, Travis Lowder, Paul Schwabe, and Scott Regenthal Publisher(s): National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) Publication...
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Full Title: Green Mercantilism: Threat to the Clean Energy Economy Author(s): Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) Publication Date: 6/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In May 2012, the...
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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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The American wind energy industry has grown in spite of the “boom and bust” cycle of wind energy development fostered by the renewal-expiration-renewal cycle of the wind production tax credit...
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Full Title: Lessons Drawn from Reforms of Energy Subsidies Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): World Economic Forum Publication Date: 10/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Energy subsidies are costly for national budgets and lead to unintended adverse consequences by...
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Full Title: Low Oil Prices: An Opportunity for Fuel Subsidy Reform Author(s): Keith Benes, Andrew Cheon, Johannes Urpelainen, and Joonseok Yang Publisher(s): Columbia SIPA Center on Global Energy Policy Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: Low-Income Solar Policy Guide Author(s): GRID Alternatives Publisher(s): GRID Alternatives Publication Date: 04/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The Low-Income Solar Policy Guide was developed by nonprofits GRID Alternatives, the Vote Solar Initiative,...
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Full Title: Reforming Energy Subsidies: Opportunities to Contribute to the Climate Change Agenda Author(s): United Nations Environment Program Publisher(s): United Nations Environment Program Publication Date: 08/2008 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy is essential to...
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Full Title: Salvaging Durban with Clean Energy Innovation Author(s): Matthew Stepp and Robert D. Atkinson Publisher(s): The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF) Publication Date: 11/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Kyoto. Copenhagen. Cancún. Now Durban. Don’t...
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Full Title: Seven Objectives for Effective and Productive Energy Legislation in 2015 Author(s): Nicolas D. Loris Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Members of the U.S. Senate and the U.S....
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Full Title: Shining Rewards: The Value of Rooftop Solar Power for Consumers and Society Author(s): Lindsey Hallock and Rob Sargent Publisher(s): Environment America and the Frontier Group Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Solar...
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Full Title: Subsidies, Externalities, and Climate Change: Whether Eliminating Energy Tax Subsidies and Taxing Carbon Is Enough Author(s): Hannah Bentley Publisher(s): N/A Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  In the body of this paper the author...
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Full Title: The Impact of Fossil-Fuel Subsidies on Renewable Electricity Generation Author(s): International Institute for Sustainable Development Publisher(s): International Institute for Sustainable Development Publication Date: 12/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Fossil-fuel subsidies are prevalent...
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After seeing the Production Tax Credit (PTC) extended through 2013 in the recent “fiscal cliff” legislation, the wind industry is now looking ahead to the tax reform debate. According to...
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Full Title: The Sun Should Set on Solar Socialism Author(s): Thomas Schatz, Leslie Paige, and Curtis Kalin Publisher(s): Citizens Against Government Waste (CAGW) Publication Date: 12/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): To the extent that taxpayers...
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Full Title: U.S. Energy Efficiency Potential Through 2035 Author(s): Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) Publisher(s): Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) Publication Date: 04/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Electricity plays an integral role in supporting...
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Full Title: U.S. Energy Subsidies: Effects on Energy Markets and Carbon Dioxide Emissions Author(s): Maura Allaire and Stephen P. A. Brown Publisher(s): The Pew Charitable Trust Publication Date: 8/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Over the period...
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Full Title: Understanding Oil and Gas Tax Subsidies Author(s): Taxpayers for Common Sense Publisher(s): Taxpayers for Common Sense Publication Date: 04/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A century ago, the 16th Amendment to the Constitution...
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Full Title: Utilities and Distributed Solar: Go Bold (and Smart) or Go Home Author(s): Craig Schultz and Matt Robison Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This ICF white paper examines the...
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[caption id="attachment_28262" align="alignleft" width="300"] Photo by Kimon Berlin[/caption] Coal isn’t coming back although with real investment in carbon capture and sequestration, it could continue to contribute to a clean energy economy....
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