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New data show that California’s greenhouse gas emissions covered by the state’s cap-and-trade system declined sharply in 2016, good news for state climate policy. However, the progress is almost entirely in the electricity sector.
Comment on the relationship between the 2030 Scoping Plan and the cap-and-trade AB 398 implementation process.
In a talk at Stanford’s Energy Seminar, we assess the experience of California’s climate policies to date for the economy as a whole and in two key sectors, electricity and transportation
The California Air Resources Board’s plans for cutting greenhouse gas emissions face three major sources of uncertainty and risk: from vehicles, hydrofluorocarbons, and uncertainty in its business-as-usual projection.
Cullenward and Wara submitted a letter to CARB to comment on technical inadequacies, unbalanced evaluation of carbon taxes, and other shortcomings in the 2030 Scoping Plan Discussion Draft
Comment letter to the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) on regional greenhouse gas accounting and market design related to connecting California’s electricity market with neighboring markets
Covering California’s plan for meeting its ambitious greenhouse gas emission reduction target for 2030 and the large role for cap-and-trade, E&E News spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
Covering international climate policy and climate finance, CNBC Asia spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
Covering carbon pricing initiatives around the US, MIT Technology Review spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward and referenced Near Zero’s recent work on California emission trends in sectors covered by the cap-and-trade system.
Covering California emission trends in sectors covered by the cap-and-trade system and the role of climate policies and other factors, CALmatters spoke with Near Zero about their recent work on this topic.
“Emissions have fallen pretty quickly and that’s good news. But a lot of people are saying, ‘See, the cap and trade program is working,’ and our analysis shows that it’s too soon to say that.” Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward, speaking with Capital & Main.
Covering California’s cap-and-trade program and Near Zero’s report on emission trends in covered sectors, East Bay Express spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
Covering the role of renewable energy in influencing California’s greenhouse gas emissions trends, pv magazine wrote about Near Zero’s report on California emission trends in sectors covered by the cap-and-trade system.
Covering Near Zero’s report on California emission trends in sectors covered by the cap-and-trade system, Argus Media spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
Carbon Pulse covered Near Zero’s report on California emission trends in sectors covered by the cap-and-trade system.
In discussions of California climate bill SB 775, one of the issues that has drawn the most criticism—and frankly, the most inaccurate criticism—regards linking the state’s cap-and-trade market with similar markets in other jurisdictions
Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward testified before the California Senate, commenting on ways of extending the state’s carbon pricing policy
California enacted one of the world’s most ambitious greenhouse gas reduction targets—achieving this goal will be a tremendous challenge