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The Ocean Genome Helps Fight Disease: Here's How We Save It

  • conservation
  • coronavirus
  • biodiversity
  • equity
  • international policy
  • oceans
  • protected areas
Algae, corals and fish in an ocean gully.
  • conservation
  • coronavirus
  • biodiversity
  • equity
  • international policy
  • oceans
  • protected areas
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Earth Day at 50: Five Ways to Honor the Legacy and Change the World

  • Governance
  • Climate
  • Economics
  • coronavirus
  • climate change
  • international policy
Black and white photo of a crowd and speaker outside the University of Michigan for the first Earth Day in 1970.
  • Governance
  • Climate
  • Economics
  • coronavirus
  • climate change
  • international policy
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What You Need to Know About Article 6 of the Paris Agreement

  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Wind turbines in Southern California
  • National Climate Action
  • paris agreement
  • climate change
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Initiatives

New Climate Economy

Most of women covered by NHLP now have access to fresh vegetables for their meals and can even supply their surplus to be sold in the local market.
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Why We March

  • Climate
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
WRI staff ready to join the People's Climate March
  • Climate
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
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ADVISORY: Press Call: Will G20 Deliver on Climate and Clean Energy?

  • climate policy
  • China
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • Germany
  • international policy
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
  • climate policy
  • China
  • Climate
  • climate finance
  • Energy
  • Germany
  • international policy
  • mobilizing clean energy finance
News

RELEASE: New WRI Paper Shows How to Deliver on the Paris Agreement

  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC

US-China Climate Change Announcement Signals New Phase for Global Action

  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • China
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
As China prepares to lead the G20, it is well-positioned to set an example. Photo by The Climate Group/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • U.S. Climate
  • COP21
  • climate policy
  • China
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
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What’s On the Table at Bonn Climate Talks?

  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Negotiators gather at the World Conference Center in Bonn, Germany. Photo by Shubert Ciencia/Flickr
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
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Jump-starting Clean Energy Access for the World

  • Energy
  • Finance
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • regulation
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
Solar home systems in Bangladesh. Photo by ILO/Flickr/
  • Energy
  • Finance
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • regulation
  • renewable energy
  • renewables
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Reducing HFCs in the US Would Benefit Consumers and the Climate

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • hfcs
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • us policy
HFCs, potent greenhouse gases, are commonly used as refrigerants. Photo by Frank van den Bergh/iStock.
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • hfcs
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • us policy
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3 Big Issues to Watch at the Geneva Climate Talks

  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC
Geneva, Switzerland. Photo by emilestefanov/Flickr
  • adaptation
  • climate change
  • international climate policy
  • international policy
  • UNFCCC

How the US Can Lower Methane Emissions from Natural Gas and Save Money

  • reducing methane emissions
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • natural gas
  • United States
  • us policy
A natural gas refinery plant. Photo by WildEarth Guardians/Flickr.
  • reducing methane emissions
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • natural gas
  • United States
  • us policy

The Clean Vehicle Revolution: Driving Fuel Savings and Emissions Reductions in the United States

  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • economy
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • transport
  • transportation
  • us policy
Electric vehicle charging station in Guangdong Province, China. Photo by Remko Tanis/Flickr
  • Energy
  • Cities
  • Economics
  • climate change
  • economy
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • GHG emissions
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • transport
  • transportation
  • us policy
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International Development Finance Club Commits $89 Billion to Climate Finance in 2013

  • Climate
  • economy
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • green economy
  • international policy
The IDFC can direct more finance to adaptation. Photo by University College London/Flickr.
  • Climate
  • economy
  • development
  • climate finance
  • finance
  • financial institutions
  • green economy
  • international policy

How the US Can Save Billions by Reducing Electricity Use

  • Energy
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • green economy
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States
Homes and commercial buildings account for 74 percent of electricity demand in the United States, making them a critical part of any plan to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. Photo Credit: Justin Brown, Flickr
  • Energy
  • emissions
  • energy efficiency
  • green economy
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States

How the US Can Produce Cleaner Energy While Capturing Economic Benefits

  • Energy
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States
New solar photovoltaic projects are also being chosen over new coal and gas generation in a few areas of the country because of lower costs or larger net benefits. Photo credit: Dana Smillie, World Bank
  • Energy
  • Climate
  • emissions
  • environmental protection agency
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • renewable energy
  • United States

By the Numbers: How the U.S. Economy Can Benefit from Reducing Greenhouse Gas Emissions

  • Economics
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • United States
  • us policy
Electric vehicle battery prices fell 40 percent since 2008. Photo credit: Kevin Krejcl, Flickr
  • Economics
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • United States
  • us policy
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The Plain Bad Economics of Today’s Energy Prices

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • coal
  • international policy
  • oil and gas
  • renewable energy
Coal is the most damaging fuel, and yet almost no countries tax it at all, and some actively subsidize it. Photo credit: Raimond Spekking, Wikimedia Commons
  • Energy
  • climate change
  • coal
  • international policy
  • oil and gas
  • renewable energy

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