Carbon Pricing

Publications

The Political Economy of Hybrid Approaches to a U.S. Carbon Tax: A Perspective from the Policy World
Catrina Rorke

From The University of Chicago Press Journals:

Some observers have proposed the elimination of this statutory authority to regulate GHGs in exchange for a carbon tax or other new climate…

, NGSA
Video: Did FERC’s conference cover the key points needed to move forward on carbon pricing?
Devin Hartman

From NGSA:

NGSA spoke with R Street’s Devin Hartman on the importance of carbon pricing and the role is can play in a cleaner energy future. They discussed the key takeaways from the…

, NGSA
Video: Why should state policy makers and RTOs consider carbon pricing?
Devin Hartman

From NGSA:

NGSA spoke with R Street’s Devin Hartman on the importance of carbon pricing and the role it can play in a cleaner energy future. They discussed why states and RTOs should be…

, UtilityDive
MOPR reconsidered: Competitive generators move away from FERC’s PJM order, toward carbon pricing
Devin Hartman

From UtilityDive:

“The [MOPR expansion] policy has no economic foundation — price controls never ‘fix’ subsidies — and it’s painted merchants as the political villain,” Devin Hartman,…

R Street Comments on FERC’s Proposed Policy Statement on Carbon Pricing in Organized Wholesale Electricity Markets
Devin Hartman

Comments of the R Street Institute on the Notice of Proposed Policy Statement

On Oct. 15, 2020, the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (Commission) issued a notice of proposed policy statement…

, MarketWatch
Biden has a climate-change mandate — what can he actually achieve?
Devin Hartman

From MarketWatch:

Republican lawmakers and right-of-center trade groups, including R Street Institute, National Taxpayers Union and others seek more balance in keeping heating and cooling costs…

, E&E News
Chatterjee on FERC ouster: ‘So be it’
Devin Hartman

From E&E News:

“It’s clear that Chairman Chatterjee’s pursuit of a carbon pricing dialogue and Order 2222 was a bridge too far for the Oval Office,” said Devin Hartman, a former FERC employee…

, Beaumont Enterprise
FERC clears states to move ahead on carbon pricing
Devin Hartman

From Beaumont Enterprise:

“There was a lot of concern among the states about going down this pathway because it would be dead on arrival at FERC,” said Devin Hartman, director of energy and…

, Niskanen Center
FERC Technical Conference Highlights Carbon Pricing as a Cost-effective, Transparent, and Market-based Tool
Devin Hartman

From Niskanen Center:

“Ad hoc state policy has often led to mounting costs and anti-competitiveness concerns, which has renewed interest in exploring carbon pricing as the centerpiece of an…

, Utility Dive
FERC’s carbon pricing dialogue may be worth the price of admission
Devin Hartman

The galvanization of the business community around climate policy is a sight to behold. The emerging consensus places carbon pricing at the center, as evidenced by the recent Business…