Noah J. Gordon

Contributions

The Case for Climate Optimism

Efforts to mitigate climate damage are not going well ahead of COP26. But they could also be going much worse.

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IP Quarterly
Carbon Critical
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COP26: Goodbye Coal, Hello Oil and Gas

A Chinese announcement made clear that coal power is finished. But there’s a way to go before the same can be said of oil and gas.

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IP Quarterly
Carbon Critical
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Pricing vs Rules: The EU’s Balancing Act

Price-based or quantity-based mechanisms, which offer the more effective and fairer way to achieve carbon neutrality? In fact, the debate is somewhat artificial—EU climate policy needs both.

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IP Quarterly
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Climate Policy Comes Home

All the German parties want credit for raising climate targets. But none wants to be blamed for raising carbon prices to achieve them.

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IP Quarterly
Carbon Critical
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Radical Change Today, not Tomorrow

The ruling by the German constitutional court that the country’s climate law is unconstitutional is causing German politicians to press fast forward on the radical change needed to protect the climate.

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Carbon Critical
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Exit Means Exit

Phasing out a particular fuel source can prove tricky. The experiences of the United Kingdom with coal and Germany with nuclear power are harbingers of fuel exit debates to come.

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