On the Issues

Each week, we connect the latest environmental and energy economics research to global current events.


March 6, 2020 / On the Issues

New Environmental Justice Bill, Costly Coal Incentives, and More


Feb. 28, 2020 / On the Issues

JPMorgan’s New Climate Commitments, Hydrogen’s Low-Carbon Potential, and More


Feb. 21, 2020 / On the Issues

The Complicated Politics of Fracking, Red States Tackle Climate Change, and More


Feb. 14, 2020 / On the Issues

BP’s Net-Zero Commitment, Severe Storms Hit Europe, and More


Feb. 7, 2020 / On the Issues

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


Jan. 31, 2020 / On the Issues

Pressing Climate Threats to Florida, Revived Carbon Pricing Push in Oregon, and More


Jan. 24, 2020 / On the Issues

Regulating Renewable Energy, New Carbon Pricing Research, and More

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Jan. 17, 2020 / On the Issues

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


Jan. 10, 2020 / On the Issues

Australia’s Wildfires, Financial Risks of Climate Change, and More


Dec. 20, 2019 / On the Issues

Methane Leaks, Paying for Renewable Energy, and More


Dec. 13, 2019 / On the Issues

The Endangered Species Act, Litigating Climate Change, and More


Dec. 6, 2019 / On the Issues

Water Management, Building Electrification, and More


Nov. 22, 2019 / On the Issues

California Vehicle Emission Regulations, Global Air Quality Concerns, and More


Nov. 15, 2019 / On the Issues

Proposed EPA Rule, Carbon Pricing, and More


Nov. 8, 2019 / On the Issues

Proposed Fracking Bans, Grid Resilience, and Climate Litigation

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Nov. 1, 2019 / On the Issues

Senator Tina Smith, a Clean Energy Economy, and More


Oct. 25, 2019 / On the Issues

Environmental Impacts of the Shale Revolution, Electric Vehicle Innovation, and More

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Oct. 18, 2019 / On the Issues

Wildfire Threats, Electric Vehicle Subsidies, and More

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Feb. 11, 2019 / On the Issues

Oregon Could Become Second in World to Implement Economy-Wide Carbon Pricing

May 25, 2017 / On the Issues

Mandatory Policies for Managing Water Demand during Droughts

May 5, 2017 / On the Issues

Effective Flood Damage Repair and Risk Reduction