The purpose of this analysis is to assess the impacts of alternative carbon tax paths on US energy-related carbon dioxide (CO2 ) emissions. The sole focus is on the emissions impact of CLC’s first pillar and this brief does not consider the impacts of any pillars on households or industry.
Sea Changes Facing the Global Energy Industry
RFF President Richard G. Newell provides an overview of the changes facing the global energy landscape.
Media Highlight — Sep 4, 2019
"Climate Town Hall: Several Democratic Candidates Embrace a Carbon Tax"
RFF President Richard G. Newell is quoted in a New York Times article on how different 2020 presidential candidates view a price on carbon.
RFF Live — Sep 20, 2019
The Future of Carbon Pricing: Examining 2019's New Proposals
This event will provide an important grounding for understanding the nuances of the many carbon pricing plans introduced so far this year.