Workers install a solar panel system on the roof of a home in Palmetto Bay, Florida, on Jan. 23, 2018.
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In his latest essay in Foreign Policy, Jason Bordoff argues that the need for government stimulus investments to respond to the Covid-19 pandemic presents a historic opportunity to put countries on a more sustainable path, but, to be effective, green stimulus requires a more expansive view of both the timeframe for recovery spending and of the climate benefits.

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In an op-ed for Power, David Hill argues that policymakers and consumers don’t have to choose between low-carbon energy sources and competitive power markets. It’s possible to have both.

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The COVID-19 crisis has highlighted the risks of unhealthy diets and the extreme fragility of the global food system. But the economic reconstruction that will follow the pandemic represents a perfect opportunity to provide better nutrition and health for all.

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A federal government response that meets the scale and scope of the economic crisis caused by COVID-19 is key to regaining momentum for transformational climate policy in the United States

A billboard, backdropped by the Catia neighborhood, promotes an image of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro
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In a new commentary, Richard Nephew examines the effectiveness of the sanctions put in place against Venezuela.

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In a new commentary, Kevin Tu describes the evolution of the Chinese energy economy and assesses COVID-19’s impacts on the Chinese energy sector.

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In a new commentary, Matt Bowen explores the important role nuclear energy can play in lowering greenhouse gas emissions to avoid the worst potential outcomes of climate change.

U.S. President Donald Trump and Chinese Vice Premier Liu He
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In his latest essay in Foreign Policy, Jason Bordoff examines how Covid-19 will impact the energy component of the U.S.-China trade deal, and how the oil and gas collapse resulting from the pandemic exposes the folly of the Trump administration’s strategy of “managed trade.”

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In a new op-ed for Americas Quarterly, Dr. Mauricio Cárdenas writes that centrist positions – both on the economy and on how to re-open – are needed now more than ever.

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In a new OpEd, Dr. Mauricio Cárdenas argues that a comprehensive debt-repayment freeze could be counterproductive for emerging economies that currently retain access to financial markets. 

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