• Tim Duane

    Duke Lecture

    California has adopted a host of climate policies including energy efficiency standards and a cap-and-trade system to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. At Duke on September 11, University of San Diego School of Law's Tim Duane will discuss incorporating environmental justice for disadvantaged communities into California climate law.

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  • Electricity markets

    Electricity Markets at a Crossroads

    Register to join experts, state officials, and stakeholders from across the PJM Interconnect for a workshop exploring state energy and environmental policy objectives.

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  • Strengthening Governance of Small-Scale Fisheries

    Small-scale fisheries governance

    Small-scale fisheries' contribution to nutrition, food security, and poverty eradication is massive. A new report surveys the theory and practice of their governance.

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  • Impact investing

    Impact Investing

    What are investors getting out of environmental impact investing? A new report sheds light on how fund managers think about measurement and reporting of environmental returns.

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  • Value of public water data

    Value of Public Water Data

    In an ongoing effort with the Aspen Institute to develop the foundations of an Internet of Water, a new Nicholas Institute working paper reviews the literature on the costs and benefits of government investments in public water data.

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  • Internet of Water

    Internet of Water

    A report from the Aspen Institute Dialogue Series on Water Data presents a vision for a national policy framework that addresses institutional barriers to scaling the integration of water data and information to support sustainable water management.

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  • Modeling Energy Efficiency as a Supply Resource

    Energy efficiency may be an inexpensive way to meet future demand and reduce greenhouse gas emissions, yet little work has been attempted to... Read More
  • Adaptations to Maintain the Contributions of Small-Scale Fisheries to Food Security in the Pacific Islands

    In several Pacific Island countries and territories, rapid population growth and inadequate management of coastal fish habitats and stocks is... Read More
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  • Water Fights: Can the Free Market Tame the West’s Vital and Volatile Currency?

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  • Data Drought: An Assessment of Global Hydrological Monitoring Systems

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  • Incorporating Environmental Justice for Disadvantaged Communities into California Climate Law

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    Federal Science Report Finds Human Activity Does Influence Climate Change

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