Greenhouse Gas Emissions from State-Owned Enterprises: A Preliminary Inventory
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State-owned enterprises (SOEs) play a major role in the production of goods and services across many of the world’s largest economies, particularly in electricity generation, oil and gas, and heavy industry. This report provides an accounting of direct emissions associated with SOEs globally.

Comparing a Clean Electricity Standard and a Carbon Tax
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This report, part of the Carbon Tax Research Initiative at Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy, uses energy system modeling to zero in on the differences between a clean electricity standard (CES) and carbon tax to enable policy makers to better understand the advantages and drawbacks of each policy tool.

Having It Both Ways: GCC Oil Faces Peak Demand
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This paper, part of the work by Columbia University’s Center on Global Energy Policy on oil and gas and the energy transition, examines two broad actions being taken by petrostates to remain relevant in a decarbonizing world: demand defense and demand creation. 

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This report quantifies the mismatch between companies’ contracted variable renewable electricity (VRE) and their actual use of electricity to highlight the degree to which these companies still rely on a partially fossil-fueled power grid to bridge the gap.

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