Report As the contours of the Paris climate agreement come into focus, it is becoming clear that it could qualify as an executive agreement rather than a treaty.
Americans from diverse faith traditions are responding to the threat of climate change and working to protect the environment, its inhabitants, and its resources.
Pope Francis has created an incredible moment of synergy for faith-based and environmental advocates to push for action to protect all people, as well as the planet.
CAP sends a delegation of policy experts to Beijing this week to continue the Center’s work on Chinese energy and environmental policy.
Issue Brief Congress and the president should work to conserve places that better reflect America’s diverse population and help engage new generations to visit and explore their shared heritage and resources.
Issue Brief During their June meeting in Bonn, Germany, the parties to the U.N. Framework Convention on Climate Change made measured progress toward the goal of adopting a new international climate agreement.
Issue Brief U.S. taxpayers are being shortchanged hundreds of millions of dollars each year by outdated oil and gas policies on federal public lands.
The Clean Power Plan and a carbon tax are complementary—not mutually exclusive.
The G-7’s call to scale up climate insurance around the globe is an important step in fostering innovative public-private finance programs for climate adaptation and resilience.
The Paris climate agreement can be effective by subsuming global emissions in an increasingly ambitious climate regime.
Issue Brief Recent experience shows that countries and localities can cut carbon pollution while building healthy economies.
The Clean Power Plan is necessary to combat climate change and to ensure that the U.S. electric grid remains reliable.
Report Congress should amend the Public Utility Regulatory Policies Act to call upon states to embrace clean energy sources such as wind and solar, boost energy efficiency, and build resilience in the nation’s electric utilities.
Report China and the United States should join forces to promote sustainable development of ocean and coastal regions and resources.