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Designing Climate Solutions
California Climate Policy
Power Sector Transformation
Energy Policy Solutions
EI's Mike O'Boyle discusses a hidden billion-dollar coal bailout: Self-committing, or utilities scheduling uneconomic coal-fired plants to run at a loss even when cheaper electricity is available.
Hal Harvey’s Insights And Updates: Congress Finally Undertaking A More Serious Conversation On Climate Change
EI CEO Hal Harvey testified at this week’s hearing of the House Select Committee on the Climate Crisis, laying out federal policy action options.
The Coal Cost Crossover: Economic Viability Of Existing Coal Compared To New Local Wind And Solar Resources
America has entered the “coal cost crossover” where existing coal is more expensive than cleaner alternatives. Today, local wind and solar could replace 74 percent of the U.S. coal fleet at an immediate savings to customers. By 2025, this number grows to 86 percent of the coal fleet.
EI staff discuss how broad U.S. power sector decarbonization is needed for a safe climate future, but requires convincing 200 public utility commissioners across the country.