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Common Resources Archive
Protecting Public Lands: RFF’s Policy Leadership Series with Sally Jewell
Can Timber Extraction Permits Help Conserve Tropical Forests?
Celebrating Earth Day in 2021
Waiting for Clarity: Carbon-Pricing Policy Can Reduce Uncertainty and Stimulate Private Investment
Who Benefits from EV Subsidies? The Complicating Role of Zero-Emissions Vehicle Standards
A Secret Weapon in the Fight Against Invasive Species: People Like Us
Getting to 30x30: Important Considerations for the Biden Administration’s Conservation Agenda
Putting the American Jobs Plan to Work: Examining the Implications and Challenges
Texas Power Crisis Exposes Problems with Financial Risk–Mitigation Strategies in Renewable Energy Projects
Net-Zero Ambitions: RFF’s Policy Leadership Series with Bernard Looney
Equitable Transition to a Low-Emissions Future: Thriving in a Clean Energy Economy
The Forests All around Us: Making Green Infrastructure Available to Everyone
Eliminating Transportation Sector Emissions: Don’t Forget Trucks
Equitable Transition to a Low-Emissions Future: Federal Support for a Workforce in Transition
One Year of COVID: Have We Learned Anything from Prior Pandemics?
Putting Energy Projections into Context with RFF’s Global Energy Outlook and Benchmark IPCC Scenarios
Can Public Transit Survive COVID and Compete with Uber? A Look at Long-Term Ridership Trends
What Happened in Texas? Understanding the Blackouts and Drawing Lessons for the Power Grid
A New Administration Brings Major Changes to Federal Climate Policy
The Potential of Hydrogen for Decarbonization: Reducing Emissions in Iron and Steel Production