Alan J. Krupnick, senior fellow at Resources for the Future (RFF) and a leading expert on carbon reduction and federal oil and coal, and RFF research assistant Katrina McLaughlin, are out with a new blog post today: The President’s Plan to Reform Federal Coal Leasing: Key Things to Know.
The piece comes after the Obama administration’s announced moratorium on federal coal leasing in light of a planned review.
Dr. Krupnick serves as co-director of RFF’s Center for Energy and Climate Economics. Media contact information for Dr. Krupnick and pertinent work by him and fellow RFF experts are listed below.
- Putting a Carbon Charge on Federal Coal: Legal and Economic Issues (paper)
- Using the Social Cost of Carbon in the Bureau of Land Management’s Planning: An Opportunity for a Carbon Price? (blog post)
- Should We Price the Carbon From Federal Coal? (blog post)
Contact info for interested media:
Dr. Alan J. Krupnick, Resources for the Future