Carbon Tax Initiative

CGEP has launched an initiative to explore key questions and implications related to the design and implementation of a carbon tax in the United States.

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Featured Research

Jason Bordoff and John Larsen

In the first paper of the Carbon Tax Research Iniatitive series, Jason Bordoff and John Larsen outline important design considerations of a carbon tax in the United States.

Writing in the Wall Street Journal, Director Jason Bordoff discusses the differences between Trump vs. Obama measure of the social cost of carbon and its implications on investment. 

The Innovation for Cool Earth Forum released its CO2 Utilization Roadmap based in part on a workshop held at CGEP in Summer 2017.


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Mauricio Gutierrez
CEO, NRG Energy

The year 2018 promises to be an important one for electric power markets in the United States, including for energy policies that govern the way electricity is generated, delivered and used. Among the important developments will be the Federal...

Fu Chengyu
Former Chairman of China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation & China National Offshore Oil Corporation

Host Jason Bordoff sits down with Chairman Fu Chengyu to discuss the future of energy in China and its impact on the world. Chairman Fu is the former Chairman of China Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (Sinopec) and China National Offshore Oil...

Antha Williams
Head, Environment Program, Bloomberg Philanthropies

Host Bill Loveless talks with Antha Williams, the head of the Environment Program at Bloomberg Philanthropies, about: how U.S. cities can best fight climate change; the impacts of President Trump's environmental agenda; and business' approach to...