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The PROVE IT Act Explained
The Providing Reliable, Objective, Verifiable Emissions Intensity Act, or PROVE IT Act, directs the Department of Energy (DOE) to study and report the average... Read More
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PROVE IT Act Letter of Support
The Climate Leadership Council, alongside 11 other organizations representing business, industry, and advocacy groups, submitted the following letter to members of the Senate Committee... Read More
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Key Takeaways from COP28
The 2023 United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP28, concluded last week in Dubai. Over the course of 13 days, the conference brought... Read More
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Axios Pro |
PROVE IT Companionship
Democrat Scott Peters and Republican John Curtis plan to introduce a House version of the PROVE IT Act, the bipartisan carbon data bill making... Read More
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Articulating the U.S. Carbon Advantage
Climate Leadership Council research has demonstrated that American manufacturers across industries are highly carbon efficient compared to overseas competitors. This “carbon advantage” was initially... Read More
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Statement on Bipartisan PROVE IT Act
WASHINGTON, DC – Climate Leadership Council CEO Greg Bertelsen issued the following statement welcoming the bipartisan Providing Reliable, Objective, Verifiable Emissions Intensity and Transparency... Read More
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Axios |
Carbon tariff talks start
A bipartisan group of senators and staffers met with NGOs on Thursday morning to talk about carbon tariffs. The discussions are nascent, but the... Read More
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Climate Policy in 2023
2022 was a pivotal year for climate policy. Congress passed the biggest climate bill in U.S. history, the EU reached a deal on a... Read More
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Looking Ahead
The Council Discusses What Comes Next for U.S. Climate Policy By most accounts, the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) is the most significant climate bill... Read More
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Does a BCA Require a Carbon Price?
Across continents and political aisles border carbon adjustments (BCAs) have been gaining increasing attention and interest among policymakers. This is encouraging. Setting the global... Read More
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European Parliament Passes CBAM
The European Parliament approved a plan this week to charge some imports for their emissions in a big step towards harmonizing climate and trade in one... Read More
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Don’t Believe the Hype: A BCA Is Doable (and We’re Doing Most of It Already)
The Climate Leadership Council hosts a briefing on the building blocks we already have that make border adjustments entirely feasible and even inevitable. Catrina Rorke, the Council’s Vice President for Policy, outlines a new report, “Don’t Believe the Hype: A BCA Is Doable (and We’re Doing Most of It Already),” and moderates a panel discussion with climate and trade experts. Watch Now
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Ted Halstead Climate Conversation Series: Inaugural Session
Watch the inaugural event in honor of the late policy entrepreneur and founder of New America and the Climate Leadership Council, Ted Halstead. This new event series will bring together business, environmental, and political leaders to discuss the most relevant climate policy topics of the day and explore opportunities for lasting solutions. Watch Now
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C-SPAN
Ted Halstead joins C-SPAN’s Washington Journal to discuss the environmental and economic benefits of a carbon dividends solution.  Watch Now
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Bloomberg NEF Forum
Ted Halstead outlines “a climate solution where all sides can win” to business and political leaders at the 2019 BloombergNEF Forum in New York.... Watch Now
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Fox News
Ted Halstead, Chairman & CEO of the Climate Leadership Council, joins Wall Street Journal Editorial Page Editor Paul Gigot to discuss his bipartisan carbon... Watch Now
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Weather Channel
What are the impacts of a U.S. withdrawal from the Paris Accord? Ted Halstead founder and CEO of the Climate Leadership Council joins us... Watch Now
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N. Gregory Mankiw
Greg Mankiw speaks at the Climate Leadership Council's launch event on February 8th at the National Press Club in Washington DC. Watch Now
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Martin Feldstein
Martin Feldstein speaks at the Climate Leadership Council's launch event on February 8th at the National Press Club in Washington DC. Watch Now
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Lawrence Summers
Lawrence Summers, Harvard University Charles W. Eliot Professor and Former U.S. Treasury Secretary, explains the process of addressing climate change using carbon dividends. He... Watch Now
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James A. Baker, III
At the Climate Leadership Council's launch event, James A. Baker discusses the Conservative Case for Carbon Dividends on February 8th at the National Press... Watch Now
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Council Launch Event
James A. Baker, III, N. Gregory Mankiw, Martin Feldstein, and Ted Halstead speak at the Climate Leadership Council's launch event, hosted at the National... Watch Now
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Aspen Ideas Festival
Ted Halstead, Mark Tercek & Nick Schulz join moderator Gillian Tett to discuss the Council's consensus climate solution. Back to Videos Watch Now
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Axios |
Big Oil backs carbon tax push
A strange bedfellows coalition, including four of the world's biggest oil and natural gas producers, environmental groups and political leaders, are announcing a unified... Read More
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Climate Leadership Council TED Talk
Climate Leadership Council Chairman & CEO Ted Halstead introduces our transformative climate solution based on the conservative principles of free markets and limited government.... Watch Now
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Axios |
It’s Not a Carbon Tax
Reports about the debate inside the White House over a carbon tax — apparently inspired by the meeting that James A. Baker III, Martin... Read More
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Boston Herald |
Beyond Climate Debate
Former Republican Cabinet members James Baker, Henry Paulson, and George Shultz, and five other prominent conservatives have proposed the best idea yet for combating... Read More
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Bloomberg |
A Republican Carbon Tax
As economists, religious and military leaders, ordinary Americans and even oil companies have joined the push to lower greenhouse-gas emissions, Republicans have, for the... Read More
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