Common Resources

Timely analysis and commentary about pressing environmental and energy issues.

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Sept. 13, 2019 / Common Resources

Sea Changes Facing the Global Energy Industry

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Sept. 12, 2019 / Common Resources

Considering Ecosystem Service Benefits in Army Corps of Engineers Urban Estuary Projects

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Aug. 29, 2019 / Common Resources

Marty Weitzman, In Memoriam


Aug. 26, 2019 / Common Resources

Are Exemptions from Environmental Regulation Good or Bad?

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Aug. 23, 2019 / Common Resources

An Almost Practical Step Toward Sustainability


Aug. 22, 2019 / Common Resources

Will Automakers Meet Colorado’s Zero Emission Vehicle Program Requirements?


Aug. 21, 2019 / Common Resources

Measuring Methane: Assessing a New Study on Methane Emissions from Shale Gas Development


Aug. 14, 2019 / Common Resources

Do Environmental Regulations Kill Jobs?

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Aug. 7, 2019 / Common Resources

Is the California Vehicle Emissions Agreement a "PR Stunt"?

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Aug. 2, 2019 / Common Resources

The Year of the Carbon Pricing Proposal

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July 11, 2019 / Common Resources

The Role of Infrastructure in DC's Flash Flood Risk

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June 25, 2019 / Common Resources

PJM’s Opposing Efforts to Accommodate and Exclude State Clean Energy Policies in Wholesale Markets

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June 21, 2019 / Common Resources

How Should New York Meet Its New Ambitious Climate Targets? A Perspective from a Carbon Pricing Expert

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June 11, 2019 / Common Resources

Why the Auto Companies are Bucking the Trump Administration

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May 31, 2019 / Common Resources

Preparing for an Electric Vehicle Future Through the Use of Managed Charging

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May 29, 2019 / Common Resources

Tradeoffs between Gas Pipeline Development Costs and Habitat Impacts. We Run the Numbers.


May 24, 2019 / Common Resources

Diversity in the Great Outdoors: Is Everyone Welcome in America’s Parks and Public Lands?

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May 23, 2019 / Common Resources

Sea Level Rise, Uncertainty, and Climate Decisions: Falling into the Confidence Trap


May 20, 2019 / Common Resources

The Iceman Cometh: Ice Sheet Contributions to Future Sea Level Rise

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May 15, 2019 / Common Resources

The ACE Rule’s Surprising Result

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May 2, 2019 / Common Resources

Is Shale Drilling Waste Toxic? Comments on EPA’s Recent Report