Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI)

EESI is best known for its non-partisan Congressional briefings on key energy and environmental issues. Topics include climate change, renewable energy, and energy efficiency. Learn more at www.eesi.org/briefings http://www.eesi.org/briefings.

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Transmission Benefits for Consumers and the Economy


-- WIRES and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute held a briefing on the widespread, substantial, and long-lasting benefits of investment in electric transmission. The briefing showcased two London Economics International studies – one study quantifies the future benefits of transmission investment based on two hypothetical projects, the second dispels many of the myths that deter and delay transmission investment...


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 2018-02-13  1h31m
 
 

Transmission Benefits for Consumers and the Economy


-- WIRES and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute held a briefing on the widespread, substantial, and long-lasting benefits of investment in electric transmission. The briefing showcased two London Economics International studies – one study quantifies the future benefits of transmission investment based on two hypothetical projects, the second dispels many of the myths that deter and delay transmission investment...


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 2018-02-13  1h31m
 
 

What Came Out of the Latest Global Climate Talks?


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing about the takeaways from the latest global climate talks, which concluded in Bonn, Germany, on November 18. The 23rd Conference of Parties (COP23) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) focused on the implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement, which is slated to start in 2020...


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 2017-12-19  1h34m
 
 

What Came Out of the Latest Global Climate Talks?


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing about the takeaways from the latest global climate talks, which concluded in Bonn, Germany, on November 18. The 23rd Conference of Parties (COP23) of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) focused on the implementation of the Paris Climate Agreement, which is slated to start in 2020...


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 2017-12-19  1h34m
 
 

Can Fuel Efficiency Standards Be Met Cost-Effectively?


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing examining how high-octane, low-carbon fuel can enable CAFE compliance. Research suggests that high-octane, low-carbon fuel is the lowest-cost compliance option for both consumers and the automotive industry.


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 2017-11-13  1h26m
 
 

Can Fuel Efficiency Standards Be Met Cost-Effectively?


-- The Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing examining how high-octane, low-carbon fuel can enable CAFE compliance. Research suggests that high-octane, low-carbon fuel is the lowest-cost compliance option for both consumers and the automotive industry.


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 2017-11-13  1h26m
 
 

How Can Cities Become More Resilient to Extreme Weather?


-- The National League of Cities (NLC) and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing about what cities throughout the United States are doing to protect their communities by investing in resilience.


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 2017-09-11  1h26m
 
 

How Can Cities Become More Resilient to Extreme Weather?


-- The National League of Cities (NLC) and the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI) held a briefing about what cities throughout the United States are doing to protect their communities by investing in resilience.


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 2017-09-11  1h26m
 
 

Protecting America’s Water Amid Growing Threats


-- The Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI), and Clean Water Action held a briefing on federal protection for clean water, which is increasingly under threat from steep proposed EPA budget cuts and recent decisions rescinding key federal rules (including the rules that applied the Clean Water Act to smaller waterways and wetlands or prohibited discharge of coal mining waste into streams)...


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 2017-06-29  2h11m
 
 

Protecting America’s Water Amid Growing Threats


-- The Hudson River Sloop Clearwater, the Environmental and Energy Study Institute (EESI), and Clean Water Action held a briefing on federal protection for clean water, which is increasingly under threat from steep proposed EPA budget cuts and recent decisions rescinding key federal rules (including the rules that applied the Clean Water Act to smaller waterways and wetlands or prohibited discharge of coal mining waste into streams)...


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 2017-06-29  2h11m