Climate

Publications

SmarterSafer Offers Climate Solutions to Protect Both Communities and Taxpayers
R.J. Lehmann

WASHINGTON (July 9, 2010) – The growing fiscal burden of federal disaster spending—driven increasingly by climate change—compels lawmakers and policymakers to explore effective policies that…

, Washington Examiner
House GOP under pressure from allies to support planks of Democratic climate plan
Devin Hartman

From Washington Examiner:

“Republicans are rightfully frustrated with the partisan report rollout, but I also appreciate Democrats’ frustration with Republicans on climate policy generally,”…

Solving the Climate Crisis
Travis Kavulla

From House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis:

Stakeholders, such as states, consumer groups, and public interest groups, have expressed concern about the power of incumbent generators and…

, The Hill
The progressive climate plan is heavy on symbols and burdens
Devin Hartman

Democrats unveiled a sweeping climate proposal this week. While the progressive plan will not pass this year, it does provide a road map for next year. Democrats should take the time to reconsider…

, Politico
Morning Energy: How low can oil go?
Devin Hartman

From Politico:

The contract has already earned support from former Florida GOP Reps. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen and Carlos Curbelo, the leaders of Trout Unlimited, Students for Trump, the Young…

Presentation: A Free Market Strategy on Climate Change
Devin Hartman

Presented to Young Americans for Liberty and the American Conservation Coalition:
Climate change is primarily caused by human activity and projects to impose major costs on the domestic and global…

, The Climate 25
Is Climate Change Real? This is What the Guys Who Could Lose Billions Think
Eli Lehrer

From The Climate 25:

Eli Lehrer is the president and co-founder of the R Street Institute, a free-market think tank working to “promote free markets and limited, effective government.” He…

, Vox
Jeff Bezos donated billions to fix climate change. Why not fix Amazon?
Josiah Neeley

From Vox:

Again, getting climate-friendly politicians into positions of power — Democrats or, for that matter, Republicans with a positive environmental agenda — would probably cost less…

Initial Thoughts on the CLEAN Future Act
Josiah Neeley

On Wednesday the House Committee on Energy and Commerce released the legislative text for the CLEAN Future Act, a piece of omnibus legislation relating to climate change. The discussion draft…

, Houston Chronicle
Grieder: Dan Crenshaw is right to say that Republicans can’t afford to ignore climate change
Josiah Neeley

From Houston Chronicle:
“I think it’s great,” said Josiah Neeley, a senior fellow at the R Street Institute, based in Austin. “It shows he is aware the old GOP playbook on climate is out of…