Proposals for a North American Climate Strategy
Report The new alignment of the United States, Mexico, and Canada on climate change—and the forthcoming North American Leaders’ Summit—present opportunities for these countries to undertake new, coordinated climate action.
Accelerating the North American Shift to Clean Energy via Proxy Carbon Pricing
To prepare for North America’s shift to clean energy, U.S., Mexican, and Canadian governments and businesses should apply a proxy carbon price when evaluating potential long-term investments.
The Who’s Who of Methane Pollution in the Onshore Oil and Gas Production Sector
Report Eleven companies emitted half of all methane pollution in the United States from onshore oil and gas production in 2014.
Carbon Pricing in a Fiscal Context
Issue Brief The potential revenue from a price on carbon pollution would be a small percentage of the nation’s overall budget.
Bears Ears Cultural Area: The Most Vulnerable U.S. Site for Looting, Vandalism, and Grave Robbing
A Native American intertribal coalition has asked President Obama to create a national monument in Utah’s Bears Ears region.
Green Finance: The Next Frontier for U.S.-China Climate Cooperation
Issue Brief Both the United States and China need to bolster domestic policy and steer overseas finance in climate-friendly directions.
The Future of Seafood Security: The Fight Against Illegal Fishing and Seafood Fraud
Issue Brief Progress on ferreting out the twin scourges of illegal fishing activity and seafood fraud is a bipartisan priority that can deliver environmental and economic benefits.
Bringing America’s ‘Best Idea’ to Our Oceans
The last two presidents have established massive marine reserves in the remote Pacific Ocean. Now it’s time to take similar action in the waters of the continental United States.
It Is Time to Phase Out 9 Unnecessary Oil and Gas Tax Breaks
Fact Sheet Congress should phase out nine wasteful tax breaks for the oil and gas industry to level the playing field with cleaner sources of energy.
The Potential of Proxy Carbon Pricing in International Development Finance
Issue Brief International finance institutions can use proxy carbon pricing in conjunction with other tools to drive climate-compatible investments and help meet the goals of the Paris Agreement.
Agriculture and the Paris Agreement
Fact Sheet With the Paris agreement in place, climate-smart agriculture practices are essential to the United States’ and other countries’ efforts to mitigate greenhouse gas emissions and to build resilience to the threats of climate change.