Comment letter to the California Air Resources Board (CARB) regarding transparency, policy specificity, and energy forecasting uncertainty in the draft 2030 Scoping Plan analysis
We suggest options for modifying a post-2020 version of California’s cap-and-trade system to fit within the constraints of two major tax regulations, Propositions 13 and 26.
Comment letter to the California Independent System Operator and California Air Resources Board regarding attribution of greenhouse gas emissions
Comment for the California Independent System Operator (CAISO) on California’s evolving climate policy portfolio and critical market design questions
Comment letter to the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to address substantive policy and market design considerations in ARB’s proposal for a cap-and-trade system
Comment to the California Air Resources Board (ARB) to raise concerns with respect to ARB’s legal authority to extend the cap-and-trade program
Using tools developed by Near Zero, a team of researchers has completed the largest expert survey yet on any energy technology.
Comment to the State of Washington’s Department of Ecology on consequences of linking their state’s greenhouse gas emissions market with California’s oversupplied market
California’s carbon market entered a new and volatile phase in early 2016. Here, we review the recent performance of the market and its critical implications for the future of state energy and climate policy.
Danny Cullenward and Michael Mastrandrea of Near Zero, together with Stanford University PhD candidates Emily Grubert and Aaron Strong, sent a comment to the California Air Resources Board on the Draft Mitigation Program for the Southern California Gas Company methane leak in Aliso Canyon.
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