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Illinois Can Meet its Clean Power Plan Targets in 3 Steps

  • Energy
  • climate change
  • energy efficiency
  • U.S. policy
  • GHG emissions
  • fossil fuels
  • renewable energy
  • Energy
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West Virginia Imagines a Future Beyond Coal

  • carbon pricing
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • U.S. policy
Mountain removal for coal on West Virginia’s Kayford Mountain.
  • carbon pricing
  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • U.S. policy
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Help for Coal Country from a Carbon Fee?

  • fossil fuels
  • climate change
  • climate impacts
  • U.S. policy
Pocahontas coal plant in Eastgulf, West Virginia.
  • fossil fuels
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  • U.S. policy

With New Joint Announcement with Canada, US Gets Serious About Cutting Methane Emissions

  • U.S. Climate
  • GHG emissions
  • climate change
  • U.S. policy
  • greenhouse gases
  • fossil fuels
Natural gas well
  • U.S. Climate
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  • climate change
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STATEMENT: WRI Response to Supreme Court Stay of Clean Power Plan

  • fossil fuels
  • climate policy
  • Climate
  • Paris Agreement
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STATEMENT: WRI's Steer "Delighted" Obama Considering Additional Action on Climate

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How Big Are Fossil Fuel Subsidies? Let’s Make it Clear

  • Economics
  • Climate
  • fossil fuels
  • Paying for Paris
Transparency on fossil fuel subsidies has been increasing. Photo by Aristocrats-hat/Flickr.
  • Economics
  • Climate
  • fossil fuels
  • Paying for Paris

RELEASE: Pennsylvania Can Surpass its Clean Power Plan Requirements by Enhancing Clean Energy Policies

  • U.S. Climate
  • Energy
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  • fossil fuels
  • pollution
  • renewable energy
  • U.S. Climate
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RELEASE: Virginia Can Surpass its Clean Power Plan Requirements with a 43 Percent Carbon Emissions Reduction by 2030

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STATEMENT: WRI's Sam Adams Calls EPA Proposed Methane Emissions Rules “A Vital Step”

  • U.S. Climate
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  • U.S. Climate
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Interactive Graphic: What Do Your State’s Emissions Look Like?

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  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants
Electricity is the largest source of U.S. greenhouse gas emissions. Photo byJarrett Callahan/Flickr
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  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants

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

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  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
  • power plants
Power plant in Springfield, Illinois. Photo by straightedge217/Flickr
  • fossil fuels
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  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
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States Can Take the Lead in Reducing Methane Emissions from Natural Gas

  • GHG emissions
  • Climate
  • fossil fuels
Photo by Tim Evanson/Flickr.
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How Do You Measure the Emissions Locked in Fossil Fuel Reserves?

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  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • fossil fuels
If emissions continue unabated, the world is on track to exhaust its "carbon budget" within three decades. Photo by Mingjia Zhou/Flickr
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  • Business
  • climate change
  • GHG emissions
  • greenhouse gas accounting
  • fossil fuels

After SOTU, it’s Time to Make Good on US Climate Action Commitments

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  • international climate policy
  • fossil fuels
  • power plants
  • UNFCCC
President Barack Obama delivers the State of the Union address in the House Chamber at the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20, 2015. Photo by Pete Souza/White House
  • climate change
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  • international climate policy
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  • UNFCCC

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

  • GHG emissions
  • Climate
  • climate change
  • U.S. policy
  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • fossil fuels
A natural gas refinery plant. Photo by WildEarth Guardians/Flickr.
  • GHG emissions
  • Climate
  • climate change
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  • Lower Emissions, Brighter Economy
  • fossil fuels
  • Energy
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RELEASE: New Analysis Shows Virginia Can Meet EPA Emissions Targets

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  • GHG emissions
  • U.S. policy
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Three Lessons from Japan's Climate Finance - Coal Controversy

  • International Climate Action
  • Finance
  • climate finance
  • fossil fuels
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC
All development finance, not just climate finance, ultimately needs to be consistent with climate goals. Photo credit: peggdavis66, Flickr
  • International Climate Action
  • Finance
  • climate finance
  • fossil fuels
  • international climate policy
  • UNFCCC