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How Does the Clean Power Plan Help US Meet its Climate Targets?

  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gases
Wind and solar energy is becoming increasingly cost competitive with coal and natural gas in many parts of the country. Photo by Jeff Kubina/Flickr.
  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gases

Islands Become Trendsetters for Renewable Energy

  • renewable energy
With its new target in place, Hawaii becomes the largest island to aim for a full-renewables grid strategy. Photo by Jason Meredith/Flickr
  • renewable energy
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National Climate Plans Raise Adaptation’s Profile

  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
Women in a Kenyan village employ conservational farming techniques. Photo by P.Casier/CGIAR
  • Climate
  • International Climate Action
  • Climate Resilience
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
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Climate Plans in the Lead-up to Paris: Where Do We Stand?

  • International Climate Action
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
A new international climate agreement will be negotiated in Paris later this year. Photo by Mauro/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
  • forest monitoring
  • commodities

With Clean Power Plan, US Shows It’s Serious About Climate Change

  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climate change
The Clean Power Plan will set the first-ever limits on carbon dioxide pollution from existing U.S. power plants. Photo by Contemplative Imaging/Flickr
  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • climate change

STATEMENT: WRI Says Clean Power Plan Will “Drive Technological Innovation"

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • climate policy
  • U.S. policy
  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
  • climate policy
  • U.S. policy

Interactive Graphic: What Do Your State’s Emissions Look Like?

  • data
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants
Electricity is the largest source of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. Photo byJarrett Callahan/Flickr
  • data
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants
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Water for All: How to Ensure We Leave No One Behind

  • U.S. Climate
  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
  • sustainable development goals
  • Water Quality
  • water risk
Photo Credit: <a href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/10816734@N03/5457207232/">World Bank Photo Collection</a> via <a href="http://compfight.com">Compfight</a> <a href="https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/">cc</a>
  • U.S. Climate
  • Freshwater
  • Aqueduct
  • sustainable development goals
  • Water Quality
  • water risk

Unilever CEO Paul Polman Discusses Sustainable Business Strategy

  • Responsible Corporate Advocacy
  • Business
Unilever CEO Paul Polman. Photo by Sebastian Derungs/World Economic Forum
  • Responsible Corporate Advocacy
  • Business
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How Ethiopia Went from Famine Crisis to Green Revolution

  • Food
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • restoration
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • poverty
Ethiopia is now greener than it has been in the last 145 years. Photo by Chris Reij/WRI
  • Food
  • Forests
  • Freshwater
  • restoration
  • agriculture
  • food security
  • poverty

5 Questions to Ask About EPA’s Forthcoming Clean Power Plan

  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants
Power plant in Springfield, Illinois. Photo by straightedge217/Flickr
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants

Addis Ababa Agenda: Bold Sustainable Development Vision to Be Backed Up by Action

  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • United Nations
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Photo by Henrik Berger Jørgensen/Flickr.
  • low carbon development
  • sustainable development goals
  • United Nations
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Japan Releases Underwhelming Climate Action Commitment

  • International Climate Action
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
  • UNFCCC
Factory in Fuji City, Japan. Photo by -jell-/Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • climate change
  • NDC
  • international climate policy
  • renewable energy
  • UNFCCC
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How to Make Cities Safer by Design

  • public transit
  • road safety
  • health
  • transportation
  • Health & Road Safety
  • public transit
  • road safety
  • health
  • transportation
  • Health & Road Safety
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7 Proven Principles for Designing a Safer City

  • Cities
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Health & Road Safety
Pedestrian areas like the one in New York City's Times Square reduce speeding and traffic crashes. Photo by City Clock Magazine, Flickr
  • Cities
  • road safety
  • transportation
  • Health & Road Safety
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Cities Safer by Design

Pedestrian safe street in Sao Paulo Brazil