Building common ground for practical climate solutions

From the local to the global, C2ES is teaming up with policymakers, businesses, and other stakeholders to meet our critical climate and energy challenges.

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Pathways to 2050: Alternative Scenarios for Decarbonizing the U.S. Economy

Join us May 28 for a discussion on pathways to a low-carbon future.

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Wheels Up: Aviation Emissions and Climate Policy

Our next webinar explores how a UN emissions plan affects airlines.

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Is the EV tax credits plan a sign of climate momentum?

Bob Perciasepe believes talk on Capitol Hill of extending a key tax credit may be a sign of momentum on climate action.

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Pathways to 2050: Alternative Scenarios for Decarbonizing the U.S. Economy

Join us May 28 for a discussion on pathways to a low-carbon future.

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Wheels Up: Aviation Emissions and Climate Policy

Our next webinar explores how a UN emissions plan affects airlines.

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Is the EV tax credits plan a sign of climate momentum?

Bob Perciasepe believes talk on Capitol Hill of extending a key tax credit may be a sign of momentum on climate action.

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Policy Hub

Lasting climate solutions hinge on innovative policies at all levels – local, state, federal and international. Market-based approaches like carbon pricing are a cornerstone of practical, cost-effective climate policy.

Press Release
Bob Perciasepe on proposed clean energy standard legislation
Blog Post
A fresh start on climate solutions
Webinar
Looking Inside the Paris ‘Rulebook’

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Climate Solutions

Cutting carbon emissions takes smart policies, innovative technologies, business leadership, and simple steps to shrink our own carbon footprint. Other solutions focus on strengthening our climate resilience.

Press Release
C2ES Welcomes Cheniere to Business Environmental Leadership Council
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Leading U.S. Businesses Call on Congress to Enact a Market-Based Approach to Climate Change
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Brief
What is Climate Resilience, and Why Does it Matter?

The scientific evidence is overwhelming: The climate is changing, and human activity is the primary factor in the acceleration of climate change over the past century. Regardless of how successful humans are at limiting the root causes of our warming …

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Climate Basics

Here you'll find the basics on climate science, key energy and emissions trends, extreme weather, and other climate impacts. Students, teachers: check out the Climate Classroom.

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Our Work

C2ES is known worldwide as a thought leader and trusted convener on critical climate and energy challenges. Here is a sampling of our key initiatives:

Carbon Capture Coalition

C2ES co-leads a broad coalition of business, labor, and environmental groups working to accelerate commercial deployment of carbon capture technologies.

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Solutions Forum

C2ES brings together business, state, and city leaders to forge collaborative climate solutions.

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International Dialogue

We helped negotiators from key countries achieve the Paris Agreement, and are now working closely with them to ensure its success.

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Events

C2ES regularly organizes events with top experts, policymakers and business leaders advancing the public debate on climate challenges and solutions. Check out past and upcoming events.

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Library

For a closer look at the issues and our work, here’s a searchable collection of C2ES reports, briefs, maps, videos, speeches, articles, testimony and other public comments.

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