Archive of Climate documents

  • Policy makers can and must try to overcome inherent psychological barriers and create pockets of certainty that link benefits of climate policy to loc
  • This article in Environment and Development Economics finds that market linkage of reducing emissions from deforestation induces modest reductions in
  • AGF Report Climate Finance Fact Sheet Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: November 24, 2010

    Summary of options for generating $100 billion in climate finance by 2020.
  • From the Transparency International Global Corruption Report 2010. Several pathways lead into a low-carbon, high-efficiency future. Properly designed
  • Energy Content of World Trade Type: Report

    Date: August 12, 2010

    Constructs a comprehensive dataset of oil and total energy embedded in world trade of manufacturing goods for 73 countries from 1978 to 2000.
  • Turn Toward Climate Safety Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: November 30, 2009

    Lays out a set of principal building blocks that need to be put in place for the turn toward climate safety and shows how to generate sufficient finan
  • Clearing the air on EU’s carbon market Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: July 9, 2009

    The European Union Emissions Trading Scheme (EU ETS) is the world's first mandatory cap-and-trade program for CO2 emissions. This fact sheet describes
  • Docking into a global carbon market Type: Report

    Date: March 17, 2009

    Financing the transition to low-carbon economic development must be the focus of any framework to encourage developing countries’ participation in the
  • EDF proposes a new framework in Poznan that would encourage emerging economies to cap greenhouse gas emissions as part of their participation in a pos
  • Benefits of EPA Cross-State Air Pollution Rule Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: July 14, 2011

    Fact sheets of economic and health benefits by state.
  • Public Transit Buses Type: Report

    Date: October 26, 2009

    12th installment of the series, "Manufacturing Climate Solutions: Carbon-Reducing Technologies and U.S. Jobs," prepared by researchers at the Duke Uni
  • Texas Lawmakers Urged to Take Action on Climate Change Type: Report

    Date: January 22, 2009

    New report says inaction leading to missed economic opportunities.
  • The Federal FREIGHT Act of 2010 Type: Fact Sheet

    Date: September 10, 2010

    he FREIGHT Act of 2010 (S 3629 and HR 5976) offers an important step toward making America’s freight transportation system work for the 21st Century.
  • Smaller, Closer, Dirtier Type: Report

    Date: August 1, 2002

    Public health dangers of BUGs' unregulated emissions; study found that BUGs tend to be located in heavily populated areas, near where people live, wor
  • Incentives for Healthy Communities Type: Report

    Date: August 15, 2005

    Suggestions for improving/redrafting San Joaquin Valley air district’s proposed Indirect Source rule.
  • Getting the Job Done Right Type: Report

    Date: December 2, 2008

    By Steven Moss, M.Cubed. Examines analyses conducted by California Air Research Board and others to assess potential economic impacts of AB 32, findin
  • EDF California Letter Supporting AB 32 Scoping Plan Type: Letter

    Date: December 5, 2008

    Letter from EDF's Derek Walker, Director, California Climate Initiative, to California Air Resources Board supporting the adoption of the Global Warmi
  • Fred Krupp Letter Support AB 32 Scoping Plan Type: Letter

    Date: December 5, 2008

    Krupp's letter to the California Air Resources Board in support of the AB 32 Scoping Plan to address climate change.
  • Finding the Balance Type: Report

    Date: July 21, 2008

    Providing water for fish is the surest way to create water supply reliability for California farms and cities.
  • Solutions Summer 2011 Type: Newsletter

    Date: July 18, 2011

    In this issue: the Moms Clean Air Force takes on corporate polluters, nursing Louisiana's wetlands back to health, finding common ground in Cuba, a gl