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Achieving the Paris Agreement Temperature Targets Would Yield Major Global Economic Benefits

Jordan Wingenroth, Brian C. Prest, and Kevin Rennert

Jan. 12, 2024

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How Much Will the Inflation Reduction Act Reduce Emissions?

Maya Domeshek, Nicholas Roy, Daniel Raimi, and Elizabeth Wason

Jan. 11, 2024

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Hydrogen In Focus

Matt Fleck and Annie McDarris

Jan. 11, 2024

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A Year of Events

Matt Fleck, Annie McDarris, and Holli Jones

Jan. 11, 2024

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What’s at the Top of Your Stack?

Kristin Hayes, Daniel Raimi, and Margaret A. Walls

Jan. 11, 2024


What Is an “Energy Community”?

Daniel Raimi and Sophie Pesek

Jan. 11, 2024


Zero-Emission Trucks and the Inflation Reduction Act: Incentives for Upgrading Electricity Infrastructure to Handle a Growing Share of Large Electric Vehicles

Nafisa Lohawala and Beia Spiller

Jan. 11, 2024


Supporter Spotlight: Active Engagement Produces Impact

Richard Schmalensee

Jan. 11, 2024


Geeking Out on Geography: Mapping the Effects of the Coastal Barrier Resources Act

Alexandra Thompson

Jan. 11, 2024


Disclosing Wildfire Risks in Home Sales

Emily Joiner, Lala Ma, Margaret A. Walls, Matthew Wibbenmeyer, and Connor Lennon

Jan. 11, 2024


Power-Sector Pollution Targeted by New Regulations from the US Environmental Protection Agency

Karen Palmer and Matt Fleck

Jan. 11, 2024

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Prioritizing Justice in New York State Climate Policy: Aiming for Cleaner Air in Disadvantaged Communities

Molly Robertson and Eddie Bautista

Oct. 4, 2023


As Sea Levels Rise, So Does Wastewater

Margaret A. Walls, Emma DeAngeli, and Yanjun (Penny) Liao

Oct. 4, 2023


California’s Cap-and-Trade Program and Improvements in Local Air Quality

Nicholas Roy and Dallas Burtraw

Oct. 4, 2023


Achieving Justice by Putting Vulnerable Communities on the Map

Eric Tate and Elizabeth Wason

Oct. 4, 2023


Environmental Justice and the Cumulative Impacts of Pollution

Margaret A. Walls and Ana Baptista

Oct. 4, 2023

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Resources for the Future Welcomes Three New Fellows

Matt Fleck

Oct. 4, 2023

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Sailing Uncharted Waters: International Trade Becomes an Element of Climate Policy

Raymond J. Kopp, Kevin Rennert, and William Pizer

Oct. 4, 2023

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Spirit Week Photo Contest

Elizabeth Albert, Carlin Anderson, James Boyd, Ezra Brown, Matt Fleck, Richard G. Newell, Karen Palmer, Brian C. Prest, Sally Robson, Jhih-Shyang Shih, Elizabeth Wason, Tommy Wrenn, and Shannon Wulf Tregar

Oct. 4, 2023

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Supporter Spotlight: Creating Policy with Good Thinking and Social Stakeholders

Dallas Burtraw

Oct. 4, 2023


The Economics of Biodiversity

Partha Dasgupta

May 18, 2023


Windows on the World: The Value of Satellite Information for Decisionmaking

Sarah Beam Aldy

May 18, 2023


Institutional Strategies for State-Level Decarbonization of the Electricity Grid in the Wake of the Inflation Reduction Act

Maya Domeshek

May 18, 2023

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Nuclear Energy Innovation and Deployment

Alex Gilbert and Daniel Raimi

May 18, 2023