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National Energy Policy

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2017

The Climate Leadership Council's proposal for Carbon Dividends

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2016

Aldy, Joseph E., "Long-term Carbon Policy: The Great Swap." November 2016. Washington DC: Progressive Policy Institute.

Borenstein, Severin, James Bushnell, Frank Wolak, and Matthew Zaragoza-Watkins. "Expecting the Unexpected: Emissions Uncertainty and Environmental Market Design". Energy Institute at Haas, Berkeley University. August 2016.

Cullen, Joseph and Erin Mansur. "Inferring Carbon Abatement Costs in Electricity Markets: A Revealed Preference Approach using the Shale Revolution." July 11, 2016.

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine. The Power of Change: Innovation for Development and Deployment of Increasingly Clean Electric Power Technologies. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press, 2016. doi:10.17226/21712.

"Staff White Paper on Guidance Principles for Clean Power Plan Modeling." Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, AD16-14-000, 2016.

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2015

Energy Policy Group. "The Clean Power Plan Endangers Electric Reliability: RTO and ISO Market Perspectives." Paper     presented to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, November 2014.

Office of the Press Secretary of the White House. "Fact Sheet: The United States and China Issue Joint Presidential Statement on Climate Change with New Domestic Policy Commitments and a Common Vision for an Ambitious Global Climate Agreement in Paris." September 2015.

Rossi, Jim. "The Federal Power Act's Federalism(s)." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 79th       Plenary Session, Washington, DC, June 2015.

Scherman, Bill. "The EPA Clean Power Plan: What Now?" Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 80th Plenary Session, Houston, TX, October 2015.

Taylor, Jerry. "The Conservative Case for a Carbon Tax." Niskanen Center. March 2015.

Tierney, Susan, Paul Hibbard, and Craig Aubuchon. "Electric System Reliability and EPA's Clean Power Plan: Tools     and Practices." Analysis Group. Boston, MA, February 2015.

Wara, Michael. "The EPA Clean Power Plan: What Now?" Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 80th Plenary Session, Houston, TX, October 2015.

Weiss, Jurgen. "The EPA Clean Power Plan: What Now?" Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group's 80th Plenary Session, Houston, TX, October 2015.

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2014

 

Brattle Group. "Policy Brief: EPA's Proposed Clean Power Plan: Implications for States and the Electric Industry." June 2014.

Chang, Judy. "EPA's Clean Power Plan." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group 76th Plenary Session,     Cambridge, MA, October 2014.

McCarthy, James, Robert Meltz, Jane A. Leggett, Jonathan L. Ramseur, and Alissa M. Dolan. "EPA's Proposed     Greenhouse Gas Regulations for Existing Power Plants: Frequently Asked Questions." Congressional Research     Service, CRS Report Prepared for Congress, July 2014.

Environmental Protection Agency. "Emission Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources: Electric Utility Generating     Units." June 2014.

Environmental Protection Agency. "Regulatory Impact Analysis for the Proposed Carbon Pollution Guidelines for     Existing Power Plants and Emission Standards for Modified and Reconstructed Power Plants." June 2014.

Konschnik, Kate. "EPA's 111(d) Proposed Rule for Existing Power Plants." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity     Policy Group 76th Plenary Session, Cambridge, MA, October 2014.

McCarthy, James, Robert Meltz, Jane A. Leggett, Jonathan L. Ramseur, and Alissa M. Dolan. "EPA's Proposed     Greenhouse Gas Regulations for Existing Power Plants: Frequently Asked Questions." Congressional Research     Service, CRS Report Prepared for Congress, July 2014.

Richardson, Nathan. "EPA's Clean Power Plan and the States." Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group     76th Plenary Session, Cambridge, MA, October 2014.

Stavins, Robert. "What are the Benefit and Costs of EPA's Proposed CO2 Regulation?" An Economic View of the     Environment (Blog), June 19, 2014.

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, Office of Air and Radiation. "Translation of the Clean Power Plan Emission     Rate-Based CO2 Goals to Mass-Based Equivalents." Technical Support Document for Carbon Pollution Emission     Guidelines for Existing Stationary Sources, November 2014.

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2012

Jorgenson, Dale. Testimony before the U.S. Senate Finance Committee, June 12, 2012.

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2011

"A Policy Framework for the 21st Century Grid: Enabling Our Secure Energy Future." Executive Office of the President, National Science and Technology Council. June 13, 2011.

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2010

Jaffe, Seth. Carbon Policy When There Is No Carbon Policy. Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, Sixty-First Plenary Session, Marana, AZ, December 9, 2010. 21 pages.

Leahy, Kevin. Under the Lamp post - Nothing but Moths? Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, Sixty-First Plenary Session, Marana, AZ, December 9, 2010. 22 pages.

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2009

Hogan, William. Illustrating two models of locational operating reserve demand curves. Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, October 1, 2009. 62 pages.

Hogan, William. Acting in Time on Energy Policy. Electricity Market Structure and Infrastructure. Aspen Institute, Energy Policy Forum. July 9, 2009, 17 pages.

Hogan, William. Externalities and Incentives. Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group, May 28-29, 2009, Cambridge, MA. 23 pages.

Brown, Garry. Electricity Policy: A Call for a National Solution? Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group 53rd Plenary Session, December 11, 2008. 39 pages.

Marritz, Robert. A "Modest Proposal" for the U.S. Electricity Industry. Presentation to the Harvard Electricity Policy Group 53rd Plenary Session, December 11, 2008. 7 pages.

Joskow, Paul. Challenges for Creating a Comprehensive National Electricity Policy. Speech given to the National Press Club, September 26, 2008, 22 pages.

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