Retooling Regulation: Breaking the Trail Forward

…In our prior Retooling Regulation posts, we illuminated the need to integrate energy and environmental regulatory planning processes, spotlighted recommended steps to do so via a process we’ve dubbed…


Regional Air Quality Planning: Energy and Air Quality Integration

…and air quality management. Drawing on RAP’s study Capturing Win-Win Energy Efficiency and Air Quality Improvement Projects, Mr. Weston recommended regulators implement power sector reforms that also advance environmental goals….


Buildings and the 5th Carbon Budget

…5th Carbon Budget was passed into legislation, set at the level recommended by the Committee on Climate Change (CCC). The budget has been set at a total of 1,725 MtCO2e…


Recognizing Early Action Under the Clean Power Plan

…remain in the pool? Further contemplation yields additional refinement possibilities: Could the pool be made larger, for example, by spreading the allowances it requires over the full 2022-2030 compliance period…