Common Resources

Timely analysis and commentary about pressing environmental and energy issues.

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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.

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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

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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

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April 3, 2019 / Common Resources

A Dry Hole in the Arctic

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April 2, 2019 / Common Resources

New York City Steps Up: First in United States to Implement Congestion Pricing

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March 28, 2019 / Common Resources

Financial Hedges Sustain Current Growth of US Wind Capacity

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March 20, 2019 / Common Resources

Does the Coastal Barrier Resources Act Provide a Policy Template to Address Wildfire Risk?

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March 19, 2019 / Common Resources

In Memory of Alan Krueger

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March 12, 2019 / Common Resources

How Should Policymakers Respond to Shifts in the Secondary Wood Fiber Market?

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March 7, 2019 / Common Resources

USE IT OR LOSE IT: A Good Bipartisan Step towards CO2 Reductions

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Feb. 26, 2019 / Common Resources

How Do Fuel Economy Standards Affect Consumer Welfare and Manufacturer Profits?

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Feb. 25, 2019 / Common Resources

The Problem Oregon Doesn’t Have

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Feb. 15, 2019 / Common Resources

Stepping on the Gas: The Evolving Climate Impacts of the US Shale Boom