US Federal

To meet the climate challenge, the United States needs a comprehensive national approach. Well-designed federal policy can cut emissions and strengthen resilience while driving economic growth.

Filter
Blog Post
Great news for the climate and clean energy, but much work remains to be done
Blog Post
The Time for Climate Action is Now
Time is Running Out to Invest in America’s Future
Blog Post
The rise of carbon-based trade policy
Blog Post
SEC proposed rule would mainstream climate-related risk reporting
View
Publication
Comments on the proposed SEC rule on climate-related financial disclosures

C2ES supports mandatory climate-related financial risk disclosure, and believes that the proposed rule can play a vital role in helping the broader investor community gain better insights into how all publicly traded companies are managing their climate-related financial risks.   In …

View Details Download (pdf, 660 KB)

View
Publication
Carbon Border Adjustments: Considerations for Policymakers

Carbon border adjustments, also referred to as “carbon border adjustment mechanisms” (CBAM), are an emerging set of trade policy tools that aim to prevent carbon-intensive economic activity from moving out of jurisdictions with relatively stringent climate policies and into those …

View Details Download (pdf, 319 KB)

View
Publication
C2ES Comments on EPA Proposed Standards for New Heavy-Duty Engines and Vehicles

 This document constitutes the comments of the Center for Climate and Energy Solutions (C2ES) on the Control of Air Pollution from New Motor Vehicles: Heavy-Duty Engine and Vehicle Standards proposed by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Docket ID No. EPA-HQ-OAR-2019-0055. 

View Details Download (pdf, 233 KB)

Blog Post
New federal action on forests supports resilient economies
Webinar
A Climate for Business: Secretary Granholm on Driving U.S. Innovation