Reports and publications

  • Automatic cancellation, overall mitigation in global emissions, and Article 6 of the Paris Agreement: an economic analysis

  • This paper explores the economic implications of applying a partial automatic cancellation rate to emissions reductions generated under Article 6 of the Paris Agreement.

  • Pathways for Climate-Ready Fisheries

    Type: Report

    Date: December 2, 2019

    Fisheries are critically important for nutrition, food security and livelihoods of people around the world. With climate change expected to alter fisheries worldwide, building climate-resilient fisheries is key—read about five pathways governments and stakeholders can take so fisheries can thrive and continue to provide needed resources.

  • In Congress, a bold new path forward on climate

    Type: Column/Article

    Date: November 26, 2019

    The net goal of the 100% Clean Economy Act will dramatically boost clean energy, and allow for a mix of energy sources provided the math adds up to zero pollution.

  • 2019 annual report

    Type: Information about EDF

    Date: November 22, 2019

  • 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. 

  • How tech can help businesses balance profit and purpose

    Type: Column/Article

    Date: November 11, 2019

    With the US administration turning its back on the Paris Climate Agreement, demands for corporate climate leadership are mounting. At a time when executives should be filling the leadership gap, too many CEOs continue to be trapped by short-term, profit-only thinking.

  • Climate smart farming in India

    Type: Report

    Date: October 29, 2019

    K. Kritee, Drishya Nair, Daniel Zavala-Araiza, Malla Reddy, Jeremy Proville and Richie Ahuja (2019). Climate smart farming in India: A pathway to poverty alleviation, food security, and climate adaptation and mitigation. An online report with greenhouse gas flux data from rice and non-rice cropping systems from four agro-ecological regions in India. Published by Environmental Defense Fund, New York, NY.

  • Understanding the risks and benefits of redesigning nature

    Type: Webinar

    Date: October 29, 2019

    This webinar recaps our most recent Science Day on genetic engineering and synthetic biology.

  • Friend of the Farmer

    Type: Report

    Date: October 28, 2019

    An interview with Suzy Friedman