This piece originally appeared as the Foreword to Guidelines for Community Engagement in Carbon Dioxide Capture, Transport, and Storage Projects.
Research shows that environmental regulations end up costing far less than both industry and the EPA predict.
Given the built-in limitations on EPA authority contained in the Clean Air Act, fears of agency "overreach" are misplaced.
Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions in the United States Using Existing Federal Authorities and State Action
This report presents an analysis of potential GHG emissions reductions under existing U.S. federal authorities and announced state actions through 2030.
p>WRI is working with Google to make our data related to climate change more approachable and interactive than ever.
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.
S.1733, the Clean Energy Jobs and American Power Act (CEJAPA) also known as the Kerry Boxer bill , provides a number of important provisions that will ensure that offsets used in the U.S. cap-and-trade program represent real, additional, measurable and verified greenhouse gas (GHG) emission reductions.
This chart is adapted from a previously published version in [Leveling the Carbon Playing Field: International Competition and U.S.
Athena Ballesteros explains how international climate finance could make or break a deal in Copenhagen.