While Earth Day’s founders couldn’t have predicted it, acting on climate change has become the country’s great unfinished business.
Financial Impacts of Climate Change and Water Scarcity on Asia’s Food and Beverage Sector
This report identifies the potential financial impacts arising from climate change and water scarcity on the food and beverage sector in South and Southeast Asia.
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China recently confirmed an ambitious goal t
To combat global warming, forests must be part of the solution. How can we make good forest stewardship a reality?
Brazil has turned its international climate commitments into national law, but that’s only the beginning.
Federal legislators should look to the states for some key lessons on cap-and-trade.
How industry has learned to live with (and perhaps even love) cap-and-trade in Europe.
Even the best possible Copenhagen outcome will be a waypoint, not an endpoint.
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.
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.