Oil executive Rex Tillerson has a track record of public deception and putting personal and corporate gain over the American people’s interests, making him a dangerous choice for U.S. secretary of state.
Policymakers can craft a carbon tax that helps decarbonize the economy while protecting low- and middle-income energy consumers and ensuring continued economic growth.
Germany and other G-20 countries can catalyze progress on climate change by expanding and improving their infrastructure efforts.
Combining autonomous vehicle technology with electrification is critical to minimizing air pollution from the transportation sector.
The United States has been a leader in the global clean energy movement, but it now courts irrelevance and decline.
More research is needed to understand the impact that autonomous vehicles could have on transportation-sector carbon emissions.
With carbon taxes and emissions trading systems taking hold in Canada and Mexico—and interest in these instruments picking up in the United States—carbon pricing could span the continent.
The United States and China take the lead in identifying their own wasteful fossil fuel subsidies in a coordinated peer review.
The new administration can take several steps to help vulnerable communities reduce climate change risks and expand economic opportunities in the face of extreme weather.
Over the past decade, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has spent billions of taxpayer dollars to repair damage from extreme weather, a price tag that could increase with climate change.
The Clean Power Plan will expedite the deployment of renewables and cut carbon emissions and other pollutants that harm human health.
This fall, world leaders and science ministers have a shot at stepping up global action to avert catastrophic Arctic and global climate change.
State attorneys general are investigating Exxon Mobil for fraud—if members of the House science committee do not stand in their way.
U.S. and Chinese experts exchange views and offer policy recommendations for the next phase of this crucial bilateral relationship.
The G-20 has an opportunity to take up the mantle of climate leadership—starting with a focus on climate-compatible infrastructure.