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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
Comment letter to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) regarding transparency, policy specificity, and energy forecasting uncertainty in the draft 2030 Scoping Plan analysis
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.
Covering international climate policy and whether countries will implement emission reduction pledges, CNBC Asia spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
Covering California’s cap-and-trade program and Near Zero’s report on emission trends in covered sectors, E&E News spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
“‘The fear of dying’ pervades Southern California’s oil-polluted enclaves,” The Center for Public Integrity
In coverage of California’s climate and air pollution policies, The Center for Public Integrity spoke with Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
In coverage of the California Air Resources Board and the distribution of cap-and-trade allowances to industry, CALmatters referenced analysis by Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward.
“California cap-and-trade program gets a shot in the arm with strong permit auction results,” LA Times
State regulators should take steps to ensure they’re auctioning the right number of permits because making too many available could allow too many emissions. Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward, commenting on California’s cap-and-trade program.
How cap-and-trade gets implemented will help determine whether the state has a shot at reaching its 2030 climate targets “an ambitious accomplishment that most people believe (the cap-and-trade extension) has just delivered,” Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward says.
“California Gov. Jerry Brown Is Backing a Climate Bill Full of Giveaways to Polluters,” In These Times
“[W]hat you see in AB 398 is a compromise directed at bringing industry on board,” Near Zero’s Danny Cullenward says, commenting on California’s new climate bill, AB 398.
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