Priorities and places for nature-based solutions to reduce flood and chemical exposure risks in Galveston Bay
Date: August 17, 2021
Stakeholder presentation for National Academy of Sciences grant to examine and address the vulnerability of petrochemical facilities along Galveston Bay to flood-induced chemical spills and releases.
Encouraging the Development of Distributed Energy Resources in Texas
Date: September 1, 2020
This EDF report covers strategic policies that could unlock the wide range of benefits DERs can provide and make them more affordable and obtainable for more Texans.
Resource Adequacy Challenges in Texas
Date: May 11, 2020
A new by Environmental Defense Fund and grid reliability expert Alison Silverstein concludes that Texas’ competitive electricity market can meet future demand growth, increase grid resilience and keep energy costs down by leveraging demand-side solutions like energy efficiency, demand response and energy storage.
How oil & gas states did (and did not) protect land and water in 2019
Date: February 6, 2020
EDF believes this process of continuous improvement is foundational for protecting land, water and communities from development-related impacts. That’s why we track what states are up to on a consistent basis.
Summary of State Methane Regulations
Type: Fact Sheet
Date: November 22, 2019
Outlines the details of specific regulations states have implemented to reduce methane emissions from the oil and gas industry.
Tackling methane emissions: Europe's climate blind spot
Date: November 1, 2019
EDF experts outline the EU's opportunity - and duty - to set clear policies for reducing methane emissions from all EU imported, traded and publicly used gas.
The Road to a 100% Clean Economy
Date: October 9, 2019
Fred Krupp on the road to a completely energy clean economy.
EPA’s proposal to rollback methane rules ignores scientific evidence, will lead to 5 million tons of methane pollution
Date: September 3, 2019
If EPA is successful in adopting both proposals, it would result in an additional 5 million metric tons of preventable methane pollution annually — more than a third of total emissions from the oil and gas industry.
EDF Methane Rollback Factsheet
Type: Fact Sheet
Date: August 29, 2019
Describes the impact of the Trump Administration’s latest efforts to undermine clean air and add more climate pollution to the atmosphere
EDF Methane Studies - Chinese Translation
Date: June 14, 2019
Summary of EDF’s methane research.