Opportunities for the Green Climate Fund in 2015
Issue Brief Countries—including the United States—need to start meeting their financial pledges to the Green Climate Fund so that it can begin to help solve the climate challenge.
Tracking Seafood From Bait to Plate
The Obama administration recently announced actions that will help reduce seafood fraud and combat pirate fishing around the globe.
Cutting Greenhouse Gas from Fossil-Fuel Extraction on Federal Lands and Waters
Issue Brief A comprehensive emissions-reduction plan is needed to cut greenhouse gas pollution from energy development on public lands and waters to support U.S. climate change goals.
Budget Impact: Reducing Exposure to the Risks Posed by Climate Change Saves Money and Lives
If Republican leaders in Congress are serious about fiscal responsibility, their 2016 federal budget proposal will include funds to cut carbon pollution and strengthen the nation’s resilience to climate change.
Making Subsidy Reform Stick
Low oil prices can help countries reform fuel subsidies, but governments should invest the resultant savings in national projects to ensure that they stick.
The Economic Fallout of the Freeze on Ohio’s Clean Energy Sector
Issue Brief Ohio stands as a cautionary tale of the harms that follow a rollback of renewable energy and energy-efficiency standards.
Fact Sheet: Efforts to Repeal or Weaken Renewable Energy Schedules in the States
Fact Sheet On the heels of coordinated campaigns across the country to roll back state-level renewable energy standards, many states are already facing similar efforts in the early months of 2015.
States Have a Responsibility to Support and Implement the Clean Power Plan
States that oppose the Clean Power Plan are already grappling with the impacts of climate change—and accepting federal dollars to mitigate those impacts.
Icebreakers: Essential Assets for a Changing Arctic
Issue Brief Without decisive action to fund and build new heavy icebreakers for the U.S. Coast Guard, the United States puts its environment and national security in harm’s way.
A Good Plan: Supporting the National Ocean Policy Ensures the Prosperity of Coastal Economies
Ocean-dependent businesses look to ocean planning to make the most of marine resources.
Drilling in the Arctic or the Atlantic? It Could Be All of the Above
What President Obama’s draft five-year program means for the future of offshore oil and gas exploration in the Atlantic and Arctic oceans.