Research
Op-ed

Writing in HuffPost following a trip to Beijing to speak at the Clean Energy Ministerial, Inaugural Fellow David Sandalow explores the apparent role reversal between the United States and China on energy and climate change challenges.

Columbia Energy Exchange Podcast

Jason Bordoff interviews Ambassador Michael Froman, former USTR, about the outlook for U.S. trade policy.

Research
Op-ed

Director Jason Bordoff writes in the Wall Street Journal Experts Blog about why environmental regulations can’t compete with the market.

Event
April 26, 2017

The decline in US coal mining played a prominent role in the 2016 US presidential campaign. Donald Trump repeatedly promised to revive the US coal industry and bring back mining employment by removing environmental regulations. President Trump...

Research
Report

Trevor Houser, Jason Bordoff and Peter Marsters offer an empirical diagnosis of the causes of the U.S. coal industry collapse over the last six years, assess the global coal market outlook, and examine the prospects for a recovery in coal production by modeling the impact of President Trump’s executive order to review or rescind Obama-era environment regulations.

Research
Report

In a three-part series from the Center on Global Energy Policy, three sets of authors examine the future of nuclear energy in the United States and throughout the world.

Event
March 29, 2017

Perhaps no source of energy sparks as much debate as nuclear power. Heralded in the 1950s and 1960s as the way of the future—only to face growing concern in the 1970s and 1980s around ties to nuclear weapons proliferation, safety, and waste—...

Research
Commentary

Dr. Tim Boersma and Dr. Tatiana Mitrova examine the causes and consequences of transformational changes in global gas markets.

Event
January 18, 2017

The outlook for coal is the topic of much debate—and the answer is critically linked to issues of climate change, air pollution, economic growth and energy access. Although coal has been called a dying fuel, it remains the most popular fuel for...

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