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Timely analysis and commentary about pressing environmental and energy issues.


Feb. 21, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: The Complicated Politics of Fracking, Red States Tackle Climate Change, and More


Feb. 14, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: BP’s Net-Zero Commitment, Severe Storms Hit Europe, and More

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Feb. 13, 2020 / Common Resources

Technology-Inclusive Climate Strategy: An Open Race with Many Winners


Feb. 12, 2020 / Common Resources

The Global Banking System Is Not Immune to Climate Change

Pump jack / oil rig near house

Feb. 10, 2020 / Common Resources

Who Wants Fracking in Their Backyard?


Feb. 7, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Ridesharing Impacts on the Environment, Miami Imperiled by Climate Change, and More


Feb. 5, 2020 / Common Resources

Environmental Repercussions of Rideshares


Feb. 3, 2020 / Common Resources

Oregon Revamps Carbon Pricing Proposal for New Legislative Session


Jan. 31, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Pressing Climate Threats to Florida, Revived Carbon Pricing Push in Oregon, and More


Jan. 24, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Regulating Renewable Energy, New Carbon Pricing Research, and More


Jan. 21, 2020 / Common Resources

What the Minimum Offer Price Rule (MOPR) Means for Clean Energy in PJM

Democratic debate January 2020

Jan. 17, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Climate in the Democratic Debate, China’s Carbon Trading Breakthrough, and More


Jan. 10, 2020 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Australia’s Wildfires, Financial Risks of Climate Change, and More


Jan. 3, 2020 / Common Resources

COP25 Ended in Disappointment. What Does This Mean for Countries Already Suffering the Consequences of Climate Change?


Dec. 20, 2019 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Methane Leaks, Paying for Renewable Energy, and More


Dec. 13, 2019 / Common Resources

On the Issues: The Endangered Species Act, Litigating Climate Change, and More


Dec. 9, 2019 / Common Resources

Credit Trading Accelerates as Passenger Vehicle Fuel Economy and Greenhouse Gas Standards Tighten


Dec. 6, 2019 / Common Resources

On the Issues: Water Management, Building Electrification, and More


Dec. 6, 2019 / Common Resources

What to Expect at COP25 in Madrid


Dec. 3, 2019 / Common Resources

COP25, Climate Change, and the Newfound Power of Young Activists to Shape Policy

California traffic

Dec. 2, 2019 / Common Resources

The California ZEV Program: A Long and Bumpy Road, but Finally Some Success