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Bottom Line on Cost Containment

Cap-and-trade programs are designed to increase the economic efficiency of emissions reductions and lower costs beyond command-and-control approaches alone. Cap-and-trade programs often incorporate features that add flexibility and/or increase price certainty to help address cost
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Small Companies, Big Impacts

The New Ventures directors answer questions about what small, sustainable companies can do to boost local economies and protect the environment.

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Climate change is a gradual change in the global temperature caused by the accumulation of greenhouse gases (GHGs) in the atmosphere.

New Energy Forecasts Show Time is Right for Senate Action

WRI Senior Associate John Larsen answers questions about recent emissions reductions and what they mean for climate legislation.

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Closing the Bankers' Loophole in Emissions Reporting

Financial institutions are learning to protect investors--and themselves--from investments exposed to risk from climate change.

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