Industry and Fuels
RFF researchers are exploring technological and policy solutions that can decarbonize the industrial sector, including regulations, performance standards, policies for public procurement, market-creation approaches, and policies to fund innovation—alongside the equity, financing, and economic considerations that accompany decarbonization.
A Hydrogen Future? Exploring Pathways to Decarbonization
Hydrogen fuels can be deployed in the effort to decarbonize industry—so long as we remove existing barriers to their deployment.
Green Stimulus for Oil and Gas Workers: Considering a Major Federal Effort to Plug Orphaned and Abandoned Wells
Establishing a federal program to plug orphaned and abandoned oil and gas wells could both boost US employment and reduce pollution.
Clean Energy Standard for Industry: Scoping Analysis
Substantial emissions reductions are possible in the near term for major industrial sectors—one route is by establishing clean energy standards for industry under the Clean Air Act.
Carbon Capture and Storage
Modeling how carbon capture and storage technologies will affect emissions and the economy
Research and analysis exploring the role of hydrogen in decarbonizing the industrial and power sectors.
Analyzing the development and use of natural gas in the United States and abroad
Offering insight into the effects of development and regulation on oil markets
Senior Research Associate
Jay Bartlett is a senior research associate at RFF where his work focuses on the financial, economic and policy analysis for the Future of Power Initiative.
Darius Gaskins Senior Fellow
Dallas Burtraw is a Darius Gaskins senior fellow at RFF. Burtraw’s research includes analysis of the distributional and regional consequences of climate policy and the evolution of electricity markets including renewable integration.
Brian C. Prest
Fellow; Director, Social Cost of Carbon Initiative
Brian Prest is an economist and Fellow at Resources for the Future specializing in climate change, oil and gas, and energy economics.
Daniel Raimi is a fellow and director of the Equity in the Energy Transition Initiative at RFF where he works on a range of energy policy issues with a focus on tools to enable an equitable energy transition.
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