Environment

Public Opinion Supports Electric Vehicle Tax Credits

Public Opinion Supports Electric Vehicle Tax Credits

The U.S. public prefers electric vehicle tax credits be open to cars manufactured anywhere.

Could Financial Disclosures Curb Climate Change?

Could Financial Disclosures Curb Climate Change?

Climate disclosures—if designed well—can bridge the gap between financial actors and regulatory goals.

Let There Be Darkness

Let There Be Darkness

Scholar argues for federal action to tamp down on increasing light pollution.

Enforcing Net-Zero Goals

Enforcing Net-Zero Goals

Scholar calls for greater oversight and enforcement of corporate net-zero carbon emissions pledges.

How to Delegate Authority for Climate Action

How to Delegate Authority for Climate Action

Scholar advocates the use of foreign policy authority for executive branch climate action.

Conserving the Conservation Tax Break

Conserving the Conservation Tax Break

A tax break for charitable donations of land needs updating to achieve its purpose of cost-effective conservation.

EPA Creates New Environmental Justice Office

EPA Creates New Environmental Justice Office

A new office within EPA aims to make racial equity a key element in environmental rulemaking.

Big Oil Fights New Environmental Law in California

Big Oil Fights New Environmental Law in California

The oil and gas industry attempts to quash a California law protecting residents from extraction wells.

EPA Proposes Tougher Rules on Methane Leaks

EPA Proposes Tougher Rules on Methane Leaks

The Biden Administration seeks to require the oil and gas industry to find and fix their own methane leaks.

The Supreme Court’s Climate Ruling is Not a Calamity

The Supreme Court’s Climate Ruling is Not a Calamity

Supreme Court decision hinders but does not halt agency action to address climate change.

Working Together to Solve the Extinction Crisis

Working Together to Solve the Extinction Crisis

Experts encourage federal, private, and state collaboration to create tailored conservation rules.

Who Pays a Premium for Natural Disasters?

Who Pays a Premium for Natural Disasters?

Scholars question the sustainability of homeowner insurance regulation in the face of climate change.