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  • Click here to view the newsletterOur June 2011 newsletter looks at what businesses say about the future of low-carbon innovation, our new podcast channel, and the Pew Center's co-sponsorship of a new national awards program with the EPA to recognize exemplary leadership on climate change. Read more.
  • Click here view the newsletterThe Pew Center April 2011 newsletter looks at George Mason University's Center for Climate Change Communication Climate Change Communicator of the Year award, of which Pew Center's own Jay Gulledge is a nominee; the Business of Innovating; the State Federal Workshop; and more. 
  • Click here to view the newsletterThe Pew Center February 2011 newsletter looks at how we are demystifying climate issues, our new transportation report and white papers, climate change and national security, and more.
  • Click here for the newsletterThe Pew Center's 2010 Year in Review newsletter to looks at the COP 16 in Cancun, extreme weather, GHG regulation, and more.Visit the 2010 Year in Review page for a more complete list of Pew Center projects in 2010.
  • Click here for the NewsletterVisit the Pew Center's November 16, 2010, newsletter to learn more about the extreme weather events, federal agencies' climate adaptation activities, and greenhouse gas regulation under the Clean Air Act.
  • Click here for the E-NewsletterVisit the Pew Center's August 11, 2010 newsletter to learn more about the federal leadership in climate adaptation workshop, agriculture and climate change, and our new publications.
  • Click here for the E-NewsletterVisit the Pew Center's June 29, 2010 e-newsletter featuring a Politico op-ed by Pew Center President Eileen Claussen and Duke Energy CEO Jim Rogers who call for passing a meaningful energy and climate bill this year that caps emissions from the utility sector first.Additional newsletter highlights include:An analysis of business support for legislationComparison charts of key energy-climate bill provisionsEnergy EfficiencyPlug-in Electric Vehicles
  • Click here for the E-NewsletterVisit the Pew Center's May 20, 2010 newsletter to learn more about the Kerry-Lieberman climate and energy bill, the case for clean energy and climate policy, and our new reports.
  • Click here for the E-NewsletterVisit the Pew Center's March 17, 2010 newsletter to learn more about clean energy jobs, the energy efficiency conference, and climate science realities.  
  • Click here for the e-newsletter.  Visit our March 4, 2010 e-newsletter to learn more about our April corporate energy efficiency conference.
  • Click here for the E-NewsletterVisit the Pew Center's annual year-in-review e-newsletter for highlights from Copenhagen, Congress, climate science, and other significant action over the past year. For a listing of the Pew Center's 2009 publications and events, click here.  
  •       U.S. FederalACES ActOn May 21, 2009, the U.S. House Energy and Commerce Committee approved landmark climate and energy legislation. The American Clean Energy and Security Act calls for an economy-wide greenhouse gas cap-and-trade system and key complementary measures.  The full House is expected to vote on the bill this summer. Congressional Testimony Elliot Diringer testified on international aspects of the ACES Act before the House Energy and Commerce Committee.   Policy Tutorials  Watch congressional briefings on international offsets and carbon market design and oversight.  Learn more about cap and trade and complementary policies with our quick policy guide.More Federal news and analysisScience Explaining Black Carbon A new fact sheet describes the importance of black carbon in warming temperatures, melting ice, and impacting public health.  More Science analysisMarkets & BusinessRECs v. Offsets A new brief by the Offset Quality Initiative explains how and why renewable energy certificates differ from GHG offsets.    Climate for ChangeAn article in Eco-structure explores current political and business attitudes toward climate policy and the importance of acting now. More Markets & Business news and analysis International EU Resources A compilation of resources illustrates the EU's greenhouse gas emissions reduction efforts. Competitiveness ReportA new Pew Center report finds energy-intensive manufacturers are likely to face only modest competitiveness impacts under a U.S. greenhouse gas cap-and-trade program.  Pew Center experts discussed the report in a teleconference on May 6, 2009.More International news and analysisState News Midwestern Accord On June 8, 2009, members of the Midwestern Greenhouse Gas Reduction Accord released their Advisory Group's draft final recommendations for a regional cap-and-trade program. The program would cap emissions for six U.S. states and the Canadian province of Manitoba. Read Pew's statement.     New Fuel Standards On May 19, 2009 President Obama announced new federal fuel economy standards.  By 2016, the federal standard will achieve the same fuel economy improvement as the California standard for vehicle GHG emissions would have if it were applied nationwide - 35.5mpg.  More State and Regional news Pew Perspectives Straight Talk on Climate CostsEileen Claussen offers a frank assessment of climate policy's costs and benefits in an E&E TV interview.Why cap and trade?Environmental integrity and cost-effectiveness are two critical advantages that make cap and trade the right policy mechanism, argues Eileen Claussen in Yale Environment 360.  More of Pew in the media Donating to the Pew CenterFor eleven years, the Pew Center's mission has been to provide credible information, straight answers, and innovative solutions in the effort to address global climate change. Today, climate change sits atop the list of global issues facing world leaders.We are at a critical juncture in the climate change debate. While it is clear that it will take decades to reduce greenhouse gas emissions to acceptable levels, it is equally clear that we must begin now. Your financial support will help us as we continue our work toward environmentally effective and economically viable solutions to this challenge.