Update from the star-studded launch of a new chain of sustainable restaurants.
U.S. policymakers at the federal, regional and state level are discussing market-based policies
to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. Below are answers to
commonly asked questions about the scope of such legislation and the costs and benefits for...
Brazil has turned its international climate commitments into national law, but that’s only the beginning.
New targets and deforestation numbers put Brazil in the spotlight.
From September to November 2009, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) is conducting an initial scoping of issues to improve in its updated sustainability policies.
Sao Paulo recently became one of the first cities in the developing world to implement a citywide plan to fight climate change.
Total global emissions grew 12.7% between 2000 and 2005, an average of 2.4% a year.
**This chart is a comprehensive view of global, anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions.
World Greenhouse Gas Emissions in 2005 is a comprehensive view of global, anthropogenic greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions. The chart in this working paper is an updated version of the original chart, which appeared in Navigating the Numbers: Greenhouse Gas Data and International Climate Policy (WRI...
WRI submitted comments to the US Treasury on key issues the World Bank must address during its World Bank Energy Strategy review.