Miranda Peterson is a research associate for Energy and Environment Policy at the Center for American Progress. She works on North American climate strategy and clean air issues, with a focus on integrating equity and justice considerations into climate resilience policy for urban communities. 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. Peterson received her bachelor’s degree in international studies and environmental affairs from Virginia Tech.

By Miranda Peterson
Florida Future FundCenter for American ProgressSeptember 5, 2018
Florida Future Fund: Accelerating Investment in Resilient Infrastructure and CommunitiesCenter for American ProgressApril 12, 2018
Interactive: $1 Billion U.S. Extreme Storm Disasters, 2011–2017Center for American ProgressOctober 30, 2017
Extreme Weather, Extreme CostsCenter for American ProgressOctober 27, 2017
A Tale of Two RecoveriesCenter for American ProgressSeptember 8, 2017
Making Charlotte a Climate-Ready and Just CityCenter for American ProgressAugust 2, 2017
These South Florida 4th-Graders Have a Message for Their Elected Officials About Climate ChangeCenter for American ProgressMay 11, 2017
Making Nashville a More Livable and Sustainable City for AllCenter for American ProgressMarch 9, 2017
U.S. Communities Clobbered by $53 Billion in Extreme Weather and Climate Disasters in 2016Center for American ProgressJanuary 19, 2017
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