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Essay: Less than zero — Can carbon-removal technologies curb climate change?

EDF experts Fred Krupp, Nathaniel Keohane and Eric Pooley argue that we need such technologies, if we're going to protect our economy and society.

 ⋮ Foreign Affairs, Feb. 12, 2019
Op-ed and video: 3 keys to better hurricane recovery for a more resilient future

Hawley Truax, EDF's southeast regional director, says we must act quickly, with new tactics and on a much larger scale.

 ⋮ News & Observer, Feb. 11, 2019
News article: Chevron ties executive pay to methane and flaring reduction targets

Isabel Mogstad, an EDF expert on the oil and gas industry, says there's great interest in this industry-led effort and how it will work.

 ⋮ Reuters, Feb. 7, 2019

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  • Type: Report
    Date: January 31, 2019
    Robust, functional, affordable and scalable commodity supply chain tracking systems are essential to reducing deforestation resulting from the production of tropical forest commodities. In Brazil, monitoring tools are becoming increasingly important to private sector efforts aiming to reduce and eliminate the risk of deforestation from tropical forest commodity supply chains. This report provides a comprehensive comparison of supply chain tracking tools for tropical forest commodities, specifically cattle, soy and timber, currently being used in Brazil. In addition to detailing the objectives, methodologies, scope and cost  of each tool, the report also describes the advantages and challenges of each system, and concludes with a comprehensive comparison. This report will inform private sector entities, other supply chain actors and consumers about the various supply chain monitoring tools available to help reduce and eliminate deforestation from tropical forest commodity production, and serve as a guide to help companies identify the most suitable tools to increase supply chain transparency and traceability.  
  • Type: Report
    Date: January 1, 2019
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  • Type: Newsletter
    Date: December 10, 2018
    Experts will present research on the benefits of carbon market cooperation for achieving the goals of the Paris Agreement. Panelists will also discuss the kinds of rules necessary to operationalize Article 6, including rules to avoid double counting.

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