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An Emerging Revolution

Clean Technology Research, Development and Innovation in China

This working paper examines efforts made by China---the world’s largest gross emitter of greenhouse gases---to create an enabling environment for R&D and innovation in the field of clean technology.

Trade Measures and Climate Change

Searching for Common Ground on an Uneven Playing Field

This paper analyzes relevant measures in emerging U.S. domestic climate policies, describes the objectives of these measures, assesses how they might be imposed, and discusses their implications for both a future climate agreement and the international trading system.

China’s State Council Unveils 40-45% Carbon Intensity Target

China's announcement signals its commitment both to the climate conference in Copenhagen, and its intent to achieve significant domestic emissions reductions.

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Dispelling Myths About India and Climate Change

Leaders must overcome the mistrust that has characterized recent U.S.-India relations on climate change and energy.

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The Truth About Cap-and-Trade in Europe

Has cap-and-trade in Europe worked? WRI’s Senior Fellow Jill Duggan, who helped implement the EU trading scheme, sorts the myths from reality.

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Brazil Pledges Ambitious Emissions Reductions

New targets and deforestation numbers put Brazil in the spotlight.

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Fact Sheet: Stacking Payments for Ecosystem Services

Payments for ecosystem services are becoming an increasingly important part of the U.S. business and regulatory landscape. As programs that provide payments for ecosystem services grow, policy makers will need to determine how these various payments should interact with each other.

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