Energy and Environment
Slowing global warming is among the most complex economic, political and diplomatic challenges of our time. Cutting greenhouse gas emissions from burning coal, petroleum, and other fossil fuels will require innovation and hard work by governments, businesses and consumers alike. While there are great challenges, there are also promising opportunities in addressing the problem, not only in industrialized nations, but also in rapidly developing countries like India and China.
A girl holds a placard during a climate change vigil organised by Greenpeace outside the parliament building in Oslo (REUTERS/Thomas Peter).
President Obama unveils U.S. climate action plan: Brookings experts weigh in
April 1, 2015, Tim Boersma, Timmons Roberts and Philip A. Wallach
Ahead of Paris 2015, President Obama formally submitted the U.S. climate action plan to the United Nations. Brookings experts Tim Boersma, Timmons Roberts and Philip Wallach weigh in and offer their thoughts on the President's blueprint and what it means for the next round of negotiations.
Energy and Climate
March 30, 2015, Timmons Roberts and Guy Edwards
March 27, 2015, Timmons Roberts and Guy Edwards
March 20, 2015, Walter Kälin
March 2015, John P. Banks, Tim Boersma, Charles K. Ebinger and Heather L. Greenley
March 19, 2015, Tim Boersma and Charles K. Ebinger
March 19, 2015, Jane McAdam
March 12, 2015, Leszek Sibilski
March 3, 2015, Steven Livingston and Joseph Guay
March 3, 2015
Opinion | University of Nevada, Las Vegas
February 25, 2015, Elizabeth Ferris
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Warwick J. McKibbin
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Global Economy and Development, Climate and Energy Economics Project
Co-Director, Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Senior Fellow, Foreign Policy
Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Climate and Energy Economics Project
Policy Director, Climate and Energy Economics Project
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