What should President Obama and Prime Minister Singh focus on when they talk about energy and climate change? Our top three.
The low-carbon energy imperative
Among the issues domestic and international policymakers must address in combating climate change is how to deploy and diffuse current low-carbon technologies in developing countries.
Leading US-China Experts Discuss Tianjin and US-China Climate and Energy Issues.
The under-served rural Indian market offers opportunities for investors to support the sustainable energy solutions of the future.
Could a major industrialized country be powered entirely by renewable energy? Germany wants to be the first to try.
Wind power is a nascent industry in the United States, but has the potential to spur job creation. Several studies show that wind power creates more jobs than power generation from fossil fuels.
SBA Hydro is just one of the many companies starting to bring clean energy to India’s rural poor.
This article originally appeared in The Solutions Journal.
The Senate must consider several important issues before designing an electric power-only emissions trading program.
PECPA is unlikely to achieve estimated future emissions reductions.
This summary provides a concise overview of the carbon dioxide capture and storage (CCS) and related provisions in the American Power Act, released as a discussion draft by Senators John
Countering the resource curse
For poor countries with abundant natural resources, extractive industries offer the potential of generating enormous revenues. These revenues can fuel economic growth and be directed to combat poverty and improve
The commercial sector of the U.S. economy is in a unique position to drive growth in the solar photovoltaic (PV) market, widening it geographically as well as increasing its total size. The retailers, multinational companies, and
Read WRI's formal comments to the World Bank Group on its Energy Strategy Review.
How much land area does CCS require? It depends on the site.
Multilateral Development Banks can play a leading role in promoting more sustainable energy options.
The electricity sector lies at the nexus of two urgent global imperatives: powering economic activities and livelihoods and reducing greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the use of fossil fuels. The international community is looking
WRI’s Davida Wood answers questions on the current situation in Kyrgyzstan and its link to electricity governance.
Energy insecurity, water scarcity, and climate change pose growing risks for the real estate sector in South and Southeast Asia, yet the connections between these trends and financial impacts are not well understood by analysts, investors, companies, and governments in the
Water-related risks are receiving more attention than in the past, yet the connection to power sector development is not well understood by investors, governments, and companies in South and Southeast Asia. This report presents a framework for investors and analysts to