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Full Title: A Global High Shift Scenario: Impacts And Potential For More Public Transport, Walking, And Cycling With Lower Car Use Author(s): Michael A. Replogle and Lewis M. Fulton Publisher(s): University of California, Davis and Institute for Transportation and...
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Full Title: A New Perspective for Labeling the Carbon Footprint Against Climate Change Author(s): Juan Cagiao Villar, Sebastián Labella Hidalgo, Adolfo Carballo Penela and Breixo Gómez Meijide Publisher(s): Intech Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD...
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Full Title: A Recommended Methodology for Estimating and Reporting the Potential Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Fossil Fuel Reserves Author(s): Stephen Russsell Publisher(s): World Resources Institute Publication Date: 12/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In the Paris...
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Full Title: A Review of the Impacts of an ALL CLEAN Clean Energy Standard for Selected Regions & States Author(s): Mark A. Foster Publisher(s): National Energy Policy Institute Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The...
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Full Title: A simple framework for assessing the trade-off between the climate impact of aviation carbon dioxide emissions and contrails for a single flight Author(s): E A Irvine, B J Hoskins, and K P Shine Publisher(s): Environmental Research...
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Full Title: A Survey of Driver Opinion about Carbon Capture in Vehicles Author(s): John M. Sullivan, Michael Sivak, and Brandon Schoettle Publisher(s): The University of Michigan, Transportation Research Institute Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text:...
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Full Title: Achieving the U.S. 2025 Emissions Mitigation Target Author(s): Maria Belenky Publisher(s): Climate Advisers Publication Date: 05/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In November 2014, the United States pledged to lower its greenhouse gas (GHG)...
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Full Title: Agricultural stakeholder views on climate change: Implications for conducting research and outreach Author(s): Linda Stalker Prokopy, Lois Wright Morton, J. Gordon Arbuckle Jr., Amber Saylor Mase, and Adam Wilke Publisher(s): American Meteorological Society Publication...
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Full Title: Air Emissions and Electricity Generation at U.S. Power Plants Author(s): Government Accountability Office Publisher(s): Government Accountability Office Publication Date: 5/2012 Language: English Length: 30 pages, PDF Full Text: –>DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<– Description (excerpt): The United States depends on a variety of fuels to generate...
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Full Title: America’s Dirtiest Power Plants, Polluters on a Global Scale Author(s): Jordan Schneider and Julian Boggs Publisher(s): Environment Texas Research & Policy Center Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this report we examine emissions of carbon...
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Full Title: 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: Anthropogenic CO2 emissions in Africa Author(s): J. G. Canadell, M. R. Raupach, and R. A. Houghton Publisher(s): Biogeosciences Publication Date: 3/2009 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): An understanding of the regional contributions and trends of anthropogenic carbon dioxide...
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The state of California is faced with the challenge of reaching its carbon emissions reduction and renewable portfolio standard goals while maintaining the safety and reliability of the electric supply...
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The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released draft rules on September 20th, to limit carbon emissions from new coal power plants. The proposed rules are part of President Obama’s broader...
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Full Title: Assessing Virginia’s Energy Future: Employment Impacts of Clean Power Plan Compliance Scenarios Author(s): Meister Consultants Group Publisher(s): Advanced Energy Economy Institute and Virginia Advanced Energy Industries Coalition (VAEIC) Publication Date: 04/2015 Full...
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Full Title: 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: 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: 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: Boxer–Sanders Carbon Tax: Economic Impact Author(s): David W. Kreutzer and Kevin Dayaratna Publisher(s): The Heritage Foundation Publication Date: 4/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Senators Barbara Boxer (D–CA) and Bernie Sanders (I–VT) recently proposed the...
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Full Title: Building America's Energy Future: A Portfolio of Promising Policies Author(s): Tony Knowles, Mary Haddican, Charles Wohlforth Publisher(s): National Energy Policy Institute Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: To help our leaders address America’s...
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Full Title: California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard: Compliance Outlook for 2020 Author(s): ICF International Publisher(s): California Electric Transportation Coalition Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Adopted in 2007, California’s Low Carbon Fuel Standard requires a...
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The premise of Robert Stone’s newly released documentary, Pandora’s Promise, is that despite the scary features of nuclear radiation, nuclear power is the best chance we have to avoid the...
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Full Title: Carbon Dioxide Emission Reduction Opportunities for the West Virginia Power Sector Author(s): James Van Nostrand, Evan Hansen, Beren Argetsinger, Jeff Simcoe, and Joseph James Publisher(s): Downstream Strategies and WVULaw Center...
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Full Title: Carbon supply cost curves: Evaluating financial risk  to coal capital expenditures Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): The Carbon Tracker Initiative Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In this report, the second in a series, CTI worked...
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As the US nears the “fiscal cliff,” the idea of a revenue-neutral carbon “tax swap,” which would see revenue from a carbon tax used to reduce other taxes, while driving...
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Full Title: City of Detroit Greenhouse Gas Inventory: An Analysis of Citywide and Municipal Emissions for 2011 and 2012 Author(s): Jill Carlson, Jenny Cooper, Marie Donahue, Max Neale, and Anis Ragland Publisher(s): University of Michigan Publication...
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Full Title: Cleaner and Cheaper: Using the Clean Air Act to Sharply Reduce Carbon Pollution from Existing Power Plants, Delivering Health, Environmental, and Economic Benefits Author(s): Dan Lashof, Starla Yeh Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council Publication...
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Full Title: Climate Change Indicators in the United States, 2014 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): EPA publishes this report to communicate information about the science and...
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On February 10, the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) released two major new reports on climate engineering (or "geoengineering"). The reports set out to summarize the scientific basis for what...
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Full Title: Climate Intervention: Carbon Dioxide Removal and Reliable Sequestration Author(s): Committee on Geoengineering Climate: Technical Evaluation and Discussion of Impacts; Board on Atmospheric Sciences and Climate; Ocean Studies Board; Division...
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Full Title: CO2 Emissions from Electricity Generation and Imports in the Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: 2011 Monitoring Report Author(s): Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Publisher(s): Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This...
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Full Title: Coal-Fired Power Plants in the United States: Examination of the Costs of Retrofitting with CO2 Capture Technology, Revision 3 Author(s): Jeffrey Eppink ,Michael Marquis, Chris Nichols Publisher(s): National Energy Technology Laboratory Publication Date:...
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Full Title: Comparative Life Cycle Assessments: Carbon Neutrality and Wood Biomass Energy Author(s): Roger A. Sedjo Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Biomass energy is expected to play a major...
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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: Cool Response: The SEC & Corporate Climate Change Reporting Author(s): Jim Coburn and Jackie Cook Publisher(s): Ceres Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The SEC recognized the financial impacts of climate change when it issued Interpretive...
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Full Title: Cost, Effectiveness and Development of Fuel Economy Technologies for Light-Duty Trucks Author(s): The National Academies Press Publisher(s): The National Academies Press Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The light-duty vehicle fleet is expected...
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Full Title: Cumulative Carbon Emissions and Climate Change: Has the Economics of Climate Policies Lost Contact with the Physics? Author(s): John Rhys Publisher(s): University of Oxford Publication Date: 7/2011 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Carbon dioxide (CO2)...
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Full Title: Cutting Carbon Emissions Under §111(d) Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Solar Energy Industries Association Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- In June 2013, President Obama announced that the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) will propose carbon...
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Full Title: Disentangling the effects of CO2 and short-lived climate forcer mitigation Author(s): Joeri Rogelja, Michiel Schaefferc, Malte Meinshausene, Drew T. Shindellg, William Harec, Zbigniew Klimontb, Guus J. M. Veldersh, Markus Amannb, and Hans...
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Full Title: 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 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: Effects of the Built Environment on Transportation: Energy Use, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, and Other Factors Author(s): Porter, C.D.; Brown, A.; Dunphy, R.T.; Vimmerstedt, L. Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Office of Energy...
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Full Title: 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: Endogenous growth, convexity of damages and climate risk: how Nordhaus’ framework supports deep cuts in carbon emissions Author(s): Simon Dietz and Nicholas Stern Publisher(s): Centre for Climate Change Economics and...
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Full Title: Energy 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 Efficiency is for Real, Energy Rebound a Distraction Author(s): Shakeb Afsah, Kendyl Salcito and Chris Wielga Publisher(s): CO2 Scorecard Publication Date: 1/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy efficiency is an over-rated policy tool when it...
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Full Title: Energy Policy Highlights 1974-2014 Author(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publisher(s): International Energy Agency (IEA) Publication Date: 2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy Policy Highlights reflects a key benefit of International Energy Agency (IEA)...
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Full Title: Energy Vision: A Pathway to a Modern, Sustainable, Low Carbon Economic and Environmental Future Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Environment Northeast Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Envisioning a clear pathway towards meeting long term...
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Full Title: Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions at the State Level, 2000-2013 Author(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions...
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Full Title: Energy-Water Nexus:The Water Sector’s Energy Use Author(s): Claudia Copeland Publisher(s): Congressional Research Service (CRS) Publication Date: 01/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Water and energy are resources that are reciprocally and mutually linked, because...
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Full Title: 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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Full Title: EPA’s 111(d) Clean Power Plan Could Increase Energy Efficiency Impacts, Net Benefits, and Total Value Author(s): David Pickles, Bill Prindle, Chris MacCracken, Steven Fine, and Phil Mihlmester Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2014 Full...
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According to the EPA, its proposed Clean Power Plan (CPP) would lead to a 30 percent cut in carbon emissions from the power sector by 2030, compared to 2005 levels....
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Full Title: EPA’s Proposed Clean Power Plan Implications for States and the Electric Industry Author(s): Metin Celebi et al. Publisher(s): The Brattle Group Publication Date: 6/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- On June 2, 2014 the U.S....
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Full Title: Federal Action on Climate Change and Clean Energy Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The past year of extreme...
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Full Title: Fueling a New Order? The New Geopolitical and Security Consequences of Energy Author(s): Bruce Jones, David Steven and Emily O’Brien Publisher(s): Brookings Institute Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Energy issues—their geopolitics, governance...
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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: G20 Climate Action – a turning point? Author(s): Climate Transparency Publisher(s): Climate Transparency Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): G20 countries represent two thirds of the world population, and four fifths of...
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Full Title: Gaining Ground: Corporate Progress on the Ceres Roadmap for Sustainability Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Ceres and Sustainalytics Publication Date: 4/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report, Gaining Ground: Corporate Progress on the Ceres Roadmap for Sustainability,evaluates how well...
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Full Title: Global Action to Advance Carbon Capture and Storage Author(s): International Energy Agency Publisher(s): International Energy Agency Publication Date: 1/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Representing one-fifth of total global CO2 emissions currently, industrial sectors such...
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Full Title: Global corporate use of carbon pricing, Disclosures to investors Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): CDP Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Companies reporting to CDP are showing clearly that major corporations not only recognize climate-related regulatory...
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Full Title: Green Industrial Policy Trade and Theory Author(s): Larry Karp, Megan Stevenson Publisher(s): The World Bank Development Research Group Environment and Energy Team & Sustainable Development Network Office of the Chief...
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Full Title: Grinding to a Halt: Examining the Impacts of New Ozone Regulations on Key Transportation Projects Author(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce, Institute for 21st Century Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Chamber of Commerce,...
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Full Title:  High-resolution modeling of the western North American power system demonstrates low-cost and low-carbon future Author(s): Nelson J, Johnston J, Mileva A, Fripp M, Hoffman I, Petros-Good A, Blanco C,...
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The existing fleet of coal-fired power plants is critical to the economic prosperity of the U.S. As the leading provider of U.S. electricity generation (at 39%), low cost coal keeps...
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City skylines have long been a symbol of innovation and prosperity. What you can’t see is that these same buildings are some of the largest energy consumers in the United...
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Full Title: In the U.S. Southeast, Natural Forests Are Being Felled to Send Fuel Overseas Author(s): Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publisher(s): Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC) Publication Date: 10/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In...
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Industry production systems underlying the Food, Energy, and Water (FEW) Nexus have traditionally treated pollution and waste as externalities that often end up in a landfill. Food waste is the...
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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 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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The Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) Energy Project seeks your input as part of a yearlong effort aimed at fostering constructive dialogue and action on reforming the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). BPC...
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Full Title: Lessons Learned from Three Decades of Experience with Cap-and-Trade Author(s): Richard Schmalensee and Robert N. Stavins Publisher(s): Resources for the Future (RFF) Publication Date: 11/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This essay provides an...
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Full Title: Leveraging Natural Gas to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions Author(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: Recent technological advances have unleashed...
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Full Title: Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 Through 2013 Author(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publisher(s): U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  This annual report (often referred to...
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Full Title: Light-Duty Automotive Technology, Carbon Dioxide Emissions, and Fuel Economy Trends: 1975 Through 2014 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Environmental Protection Agency Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This annual report (often referred to...
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The President was on target during his speech on climate change at Georgetown University when he announced new initiatives to curb the release of greenhouse gases and thereby slow down...
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Full Title: Mapping Carbon Pricing Initiatives: Developments and Prospects Author(s): Carbon Finance at the World Bank Publisher(s): World Bank and ECOFYS Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The uncertainty surrounding the future of existing carbon...
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Full Title: Markets Matter: Expect a Bumpy Ride on the Road to Reduced CO2 Emissions Author(s): Cliff Hamal Publisher(s): Navigant Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is currently working on...
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Full Title: Mind the Carbon Gap: An Alternative Outlook for Aviation Emissions Author(s): Samuel Engel, Adam Klauber, and Chloé Wexler Publisher(s): ICF International Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This ICF International white paper examines the carbon...
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Full Title: Money to Burn: How CEO Pay is Accelerating Climate Change Author(s): Sarah Anderson, Chuck Collins, and Sam Pizzigati Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Studies Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Beating the S&P...
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Full Title: Moving to a Low-Carbon Economy: The Financial Impact of the Low- Carbon Transition Author(s): David Nelson, Morgan Hervé-Mignucci, Andrew Goggins, Sarah Jo Szambelan, and Julia Zuckerman Publisher(s): Climate Policy Initiative Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): A major concern...
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Full Title: Moving to a Low-Carbon Economy: The Impact of Policy Pathways on  Fossil Fuel Asset Values Author(s): David Nelson, Morgan Hervé-Mignucci, Andrew Goggins, Sarah Jo Szambelan, Thomas Vladeck, and Julia Zuckerman Publisher(s): Climate Policy Initiative Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description...
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Full Title: National Landmarks at Risk: How Rising Seas, Floods, and Wildfires Are Threatening the United States’ Most Cherished Historic Sites Author(s): Debra Holtz, Adam Markham, Kate Cell, Brenda Ekwurzel Publisher(s): Union...
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Full Title: Obama's Carbon Mandate: An Account of Collusion, Cutting Corners, and Costing Americans Billions Author(s): U.S. Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Majority Staff Publisher(s): U.S. Senate Committee on Environment...
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As Chairman of the House Subcommittee on Energy and Power, I’m continuing the fight against President Obama’s Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) overregulation of our nation’s power plants without any regard...
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Full Title: Policy Drivers for Improving Electricity End-Use Efficiency in the U.S.:  An Economic-Engineering Analysis Author(s): Yu Wang and Marilyn A. Brown Publisher(s): Georgia Institute of Technology Publication Date: 2/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper...
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Full Title: Polling the American Public on Climate Change Author(s): Katherine Lynn and Emily Jackson Publisher(s): Environmental and Energy Study Institute Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This fact sheet provides information on climate change polling in...
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Full Title: Power Switch: An Effective, Affordable Approach to Reducing Carbon Pollution from Existing Fossil-Fueled Power Plants Author(s): Conrad Schneider Publisher(s): Clean Air Task Force Publication Date: 2/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  ATF's study, Power Switch, proposes...
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Full Title: President Obama's Climate Action Plan: Two Years Later Author(s): Michael Tubman Publisher(s): Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) Publication Date: 06/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Two years after President Obama announced his...
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Full Title: President Obama’s Air Pollution Record Author(s): Sam Batkins Publisher(s): American Action Forum Publication Date: 09/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Recent air pollution data and regulatory actions by the Obama Administration demonstrate that Americans...
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Full Title: Prevented Mortality and Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Historical and Projected Nuclear Power Author(s): Pushker A. Kharecha and James E. Hansen Publisher(s): Environmental Science & Technology, American Chemical Society Publication Publication Date: 1/2013 Full...
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Full Title: Progressing to a Fair Carbon Tax: Policy Design Options and Impacts to Households Author(s): Daniel F. Morris and Clayton Munnings Publisher(s): Resources for the Future Publication Date: 5/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: In his...
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Two of the most pressing issues facing us today are the need to address the economic costs and public health risks associated with climate change and strengthening the middle class. Over...
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Full Title: Reconsidering Coal’s Fair Market Value: The Social Costs of Coal Production and the Need for Fiscal Reform Author(s): Jayni Foley Hein and Peter Howard Publisher(s): Institute for Policy Integrity Publication Date:...
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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: Renewable Energy Prospects: United States of America Author(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publisher(s): International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) Publication Date: 01/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The United States has the potential to...
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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: Science and the Stock Market: Investors’ Recognition of Unburnable Carbon Author(s): Rosa Dominguez-Faus, Paul A. Griffin, Amy Myers Jaffe, and David H. Lont Publisher(s): Accepted presentation at the 37th International...
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Full Title: Short-Term Energy and Winter Fuels Outlook (STEO) Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): United States Energy Information Administration Publication Date: 10/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The average household winter heating fuel expenditures discussed in this STEO provide a...
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The New York Attorney General has been investigating Exxon Mobil for failing to disclose to its investors the risk that climate change may have on the value of the company’s...
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The availability of cheap natural gas in the United States has stalled the construction of new nuclear plants.  While four new nuclear plants are under construction in the US, many...
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Full Title: 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: State-Level Energy-Related Carbon Dioxide Emissions, 2000–2011 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): U.S. Energy Information Administration Publication Date: 8/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This report reviews data on state-level energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions through 2011 that...
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Full Title: Status and Outlook for Nuclear Energy In the United States Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): Nuclear Energy Institute Publication Date: 11/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Nuclear energy is America’s largest source of low-carbon electricity. In 2013, nuclear...
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Full Title: Strategies for Decarbonizing the Electric Power Supply Author(s): Lucy Johnston and Rachel Wilson Publisher(s): The Regulatory Assistance Project Publication Date: 11/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The scientific consensus has been that greenhouse...
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Full Title: Technical Support Document: Energy Efficiency Program for Consumer Products and Commercial and Industrial Equipment: Residential Microwave Ovens - Stand-by Power Author(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy Publication...
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Full Title: Technical Support Document: Social Cost of Carbon for Regulatory Impact Analysis Under Executive Order 12866 Author(s): Interagency Working Group on Social Cost of Carbon, United States Government Publisher(s): Interagency Working...
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Full Title: Technical Support Document: Technical Update of the Social Cost of Carbon for Regulatory Impact Analysis Under Executive Order 12866 Author(s): Interagency Working Group on Social Cost of Carbon, United...
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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 Clean Air Act and Power Sector Carbon Standards: Basics of Section 111(d) Author(s): Jeremy M. Tarr Publisher(s): Duke University Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  In his Climate Action Plan released June 2013,...
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Full Title: The Clean Power Plan and Beyond: Impacts on Energy Bills of Businesses in the U.S. Author(s): Mariyln Brown, Georgia Institute of Technology Publication Date: 08/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): City skylines have...
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The European Union’s Emissions Trading System (EU-ETS) is an extremely important component of global climate policymaking. It represents more than 80% of the global market value of emissions trading permits...
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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 Impact of Vehicle Automation on Carbon Emissions Author(s): Myriam Alexander-Kearns, Miranda Peterson, and Alison Cassady Publisher(s): Center for American Progress Publication Date: 11/2016 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): Autonomous vehicles—particularly those that are...
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Keystone XL has been called the world's best known pipeline that has not been built. Controversy over the pipeline itself has largely subsided but this project linking the oil sands...
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Full Title: 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 Legal Option: Suing the United States in International Forums for Global Warming Emissions Author(s): Andrew Strauss Publisher(s): The Environmental Law Reporter Publication Date: 1/2003 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: The George W. Bush Administration's...
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Full Title: The New Climate Economy: Energy Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): The Global Commission on the Economy and Climate Publication Date: 1/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This chapter explores key issues for energy systems in countries at different...
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Full Title: The Potential Rold of a Carbon Tax in U.S. Fiscal Reform Author(s): Warwick McKibbin, Adele Morris, Peter Wilcoxen, Yiyong Cai Publisher(s): Brookings Publication Date: 7/2012 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: This paper examines fiscal reform...
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Full Title: The President's Climate Action Plan Author(s): Executive Office of the President Publisher(s): Executive Office of the President Publication Date: 6/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description: President Obama is putting forward a  broad-based plan to cut...
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Full Title: The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative: Performance To-Date and the Path Ahead Author(s): Peter Shattuck Publisher(s): ENE Publication Date: 5/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- During five plus years of operations, RGGI has helped Northeast and...
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Full Title: The social cost of carbon: implications for modernizing our electricity system Author(s): Laurie T. Johnson & Starla Yeh & Chris Hope Publisher(s): Journal Environmental Studies and Sciences Publication Date: 9/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  The...
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Full Title: Toward a New National  Energy Policy: Assessing the Options Author(s): Alan J. Krupnick, Ian W.H. Parry, Margaret Walls, Tony Knowles, and Kristin Hayes Publisher(s): National Energy Policy Institute and Resources...
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"Our National Energy Policy: Post-Election Prospects and Challenges" December 14th, 2012 National Press Club, Washington, DC See below for an abridged version of the transcript and a full video recording of the event....
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Full Title: Two degrees of separation: ambition and reality, Low Carbon Economy Index 2014 Author(s): N/A Publisher(s): PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP Publication Date: 9/2014 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): The PwC Low Carbon Economy Index (LCEI) calculates the rate of...
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Full Title: U.S. Climate Action Under the Clean Air Act Author(s): Claire Langley. Joel Finkelstein, Andres Restrepo, and Joanne Spalding Publisher(s): Climate Advisers and the Sierra Club Publication Date: 07/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): This brief provides...
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Full Title: 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: 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: 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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The Bipartisan Policy Center's (BPC) Energy Project seeks your input as part of a yearlong effort aimed at fostering constructive dialogue and action on reforming the Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS). ...
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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: White Paper: Medium-term outlook for US power: 2015 = deepest de-carbonization ever Author(s): Meredith Annex Publisher(s): Bloomberg New Energy Finance Publication Date: 04/2015 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt): In 2015, the US could set...
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Full Title: Why Every Serious Environmentalist Should Favour Fracking Author(s): Richard A. Muller and Elizabeth A. Muller Publisher(s): Center for Policy Studies Publication Date: 12/2013 Full Text: ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Environmentalists who oppose the development of shale gas...
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