Testifying before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, CGEP non-resident Fellow Jamie Webster examines the upcoming implementation of the International Maritime Organization’s new global sulfur standard for marine fuels, which is set to take effect on January 1, 2020.
Testifying before the House Subcommittee on Environment & Climate Change of the Committee on Energy & Commerce, CGEP Research Scholar Dr. Noah Kaufman described the need for comprehensive, economy-wide climate policies and the benefits of including a price on carbon dioxide emissions.
Testifying before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Senior Research Scholar Dr. Julio Friedmann discusses opportunities and obstacles to reducing industrial carbon emissions and offers policy steps to address the challenge.
Testifying before the U.S. Senate Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs, CGEP Senior Research Scholar Richard Nephew discussed the use of U.S. sanctions policy to address the problem of fentanyl abuse in the United States and how those sanctions might affect U.S. relations with China.
Testifying before the Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources, Senior Research Scholar Dr. Julio Friedmann discusses opportunities to enhance carbon capture utilization and storage and quickly reduce emissions in a cost-effective way while sustaining economic growth and communities at risk.
Prepared testimony by CGEP Distinguished Visiting Fellow, Carlos Curbelo. He recommends a carbon tax as policy tool to respond to climate change and as a distinct alternative to other regulatory strategies that prescribe where and how emissions reductions must take place.
Dr. Robert Kleinberg, CGEP Adjunct Senior Research Scholar, submitted comments on the Environmental Protection Agency Proposed Rule: Oil and Natural Gas Sector: Emission Standards for New, Reconstructed, and Modified Sources Reconsideration.