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.
Reuters/Jonathan Alcorn - The sun shines on people standing on the roof observation deck of the Griffith Observatory during a heat wave in Los Angeles, California, June 29, 2013.
The President’s State of the Union Address: What You Need to Know About Climate and Energy Policy
January 21, 2015, Joshua Meltzer, Timmons Roberts and Philip A. Wallach
Following President Obama’s second to last State of the Union address, Brookings experts Joshua Meltzer, Timmons Roberts and Philip Wallach offer their thoughts on what the President had to say on climate and energy policy.
Energy and Climate
Energy and Environment
December 12, 2014, Josh Freed
December 4, 2014
Article | Journal of International Organizations Studies
November 2014, Mireya Solís
November 5, 2014, Daniel Petz
October 10, 2014, The Brookings-LSE Project on Internal Displacement
Article | Institute for Electric Innovation, The Edison Foundation
September 2014, Lisa V. Wood
August 6, 2014, Elizabeth Ferris
July 2014, Nigel Purvis, Abigail Jones and Cecilia Springer
June 4, 2014, Ted Gayer and W. Kip Viscusi
June 3, 2014, Warwick J. McKibbin, Adele Morris and Peter J. Wilcoxen
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Warwick J. McKibbin
Nonresident Senior Fellow, Economic Studies, Global Economy and Development, Climate and Energy Economics Project
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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