How to Reach Net Zero
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While the world has many ambitious long-term climate targets, it lacks strategies to put the right investments and policies in place. The next 10-15 years will be critical – and several factors can promote effective efforts to achieve net-zero emissions by mid-century.

Why Shaking Up Big Oil Could Be a Pyrrhic Victory
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In his latest essay in Foreign Policy, Jason Bordoff reflects on last week’s landmark setbacks in the courtroom, boardroom, and shareholder meetings for some of the world’s largest oil firms.

It's time for investors to take a lead on climate policy
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In a new op-ed for the World Economic Forum, Erin M. Blanton and Ben N. Ratner argue that as public and corporate concern about the climate grows and as expectations for financial players escalate, it’s time for the C-Suite to integrate climate into their firms’ public policy advocacy.

The Colonial Pipeline Crisis Is a Taste of Things to Come
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In a new essay in Foreign Policy, Jason Bordoff examines the causes of last week's fuel shortages along the Eastern Seaboard and lessons that the federal government and private sector should take from the crisis to bolster the United States’ security of critical energy infrastructure and its resilience to inevitable disruptions from the rising risks of both cyberattack and severe weather. 

Proposed 45Q Tax Credit Reform Could Give a Big Boost to Carbon Capture Projects
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In a new op-ed for State of the Planet, Emeka Ochu argues a direct pay option for the 45Q tax credit could help to incentivize carbon capture retrofits in U.S. power plants.

How the Biden Administration Could Improve the Federal Oil and Gas Leasing Program
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Marianne Kah recommends changes to the federal oil and gas leasing program, including strategies to reduce flaring and methane emissions, increase royalties, and plug abandoned wells.

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WASHINGTON DC, Apr 8 2021 (IPS) - As the world looks to address issues of gender equity, development and climate change, the importance of increasing the participation of women in the energy sector is gaining attention.

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As the Biden administration finalizes its climate change action plan ahead of the president’s

The Time for a Green Industrial Policy Is Now
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In a new essay in Foreign Policy, Jason Bordoff argues the Biden administration can restore U.S. leadership by building the clean energy economy.

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