Issue Brief Chinese direct investment has great potential to expand the U.S. clean energy economy, create jobs, and advance U.S.-China cooperation in a positive and mutually beneficial way.
The Regional Greenhouse Gas Initiative has delivered such cost-effective results that the states involved plan to reduce the carbon emissions cap by an additional 45 percent.
Big Oil’s ongoing huge earnings mean these companies do not need $2.4 billion in special tax breaks every year.
States, cities, and communities across the nation are working to better regulate oil and gas development and fracking in the wake of a drilling boom.
The key to offshore wind energy’s success is putting it on equal economic footing with traditional fossil-fuel energy sources.
Key priorities for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration and coastal lawmakers missed the boat for funding in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
State lawmakers should not enact legislation written by ALEC and the Heartland Institute that repeals renewable energy standards.
Issue Brief These 10 energy and environmental priorities for the president’s second term are vital to combating climate change.
Energy development flourished in the president’s first term, but the administration has much more work to do on protecting our public lands.
Issue Brief Despite congressional failure to pass essential legislation to reduce carbon pollution and establish a renewable electricity standard, during its first term the Obama administration successfully adopted policies to protect public health from air pollution, lower oil consumption, and create jobs.
The creation of a community resilience fund would help communities affected by extreme weather increase their resiliency to it in the future.
We need dedicated funding for communities to increase their resilience to future extreme weather events.
In order to fight disastrous climate change, we must reduce carbon pollution in America.
Issue Brief This year’s U.N. climate conference in Qatar has ended, but there’s a lot of work still to be done before we reach our climate goals.
Issue Brief China’s clean energy markets are booming but challenges remain on efforts to cut emissions, and that translates into continued reluctance to take on more binding climate responsibilities at the global level.