Miranda Peterson is a Research Assistant for the Energy Policy team at American Progress. She works on North American climate strategy and clean air issues, including responsible resource development, power distribution, and resilience policy. Prior to joining American Progress, Peterson worked in the Department of Homeland Security’s Office of Infrastructure Protection, where she assisted with terrorist and extreme weather preparedness. Previously, she was an education intern at Earth Day Network and joined them again as a team member for the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change in Copenhagen. Peterson received her B.A. in international studies and environmental affairs from Virginia Tech.

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The Impact of Vehicle Automation on Carbon EmissionsCenter for American ProgressNovember 18, 2016
Miami-Dade Should Consider Hurricane Matthew a Wake-Up Call. Here’s Why.MediumOctober 17, 2016
Resilient Midwestern CitiesCenter for American ProgressApril 19, 2016
Miami-Dade in Hot WaterCenter for American ProgressJanuary 29, 2016
Lessons from the StormCenter for American ProgressOctober 28, 2015
The Three Biggest Threats to the Environment from the 114th CongressCenter for American ProgressApril 21, 2015
Extreme Weather on the RiseCenter for American ProgressApril 2, 2015
Budget Impact: Reducing Exposure to the Risks Posed by Climate Change Saves Money and LivesCenter for American ProgressMarch 12, 2015
Sliding Oil Prices Still Yield a $90 Billion 2014 for Big OilCenter for American ProgressFebruary 3, 2015
Safeguarding the ArcticCenter for American ProgressJanuary 22, 2015
Big Oil’s Not-So-Scary Halloween: Industry Leaders Treated to Another Quarter of High ProfitsCenter for American ProgressOctober 31, 2014
Summertime, and the Livin’ Is Easy—If You’re Big OilCenter for American ProgressAugust 1, 2014
5 Things You Need to Know About the EPA’s Clean Power PlanCenter for American ProgressJune 19, 2014
Big Oil Wants to Keep Its Tax Breaks Despite Very Profitable WinterCenter for American ProgressMay 5, 2014
Groundhog DaysCenter for American ProgressMarch 19, 2014
With Only $93 Billion in Profits, the Big Five Oil Companies Demand to Keep Tax BreaksCenter for American ProgressFebruary 10, 2014
Keep American Crude Oil at HomeCenter for American ProgressJanuary 28, 2014
Baucus Tax Reform Cuts $46 Billion in Oil BreaksCenter for American ProgressDecember 20, 2013