How To Decarbonize The Grid And Electrify Everything

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EI’s CEO Hal Harvey joins acclaimed venture capitalist John Doerr to discuss the breakthroughs we need to cut global greenhouse gas emissions in half by 2030, as part of the global launch of the Countdown initiative. To do this, we need to decarbonize the grid and then “electrify everything” including buildings, cars, and industry.

Climate Policy Is Health Policy: Making Your Case With The Energy Policy Simulator

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This webinar taught climate and health advocates how to use the Energy Policy Simulator online modeling tool to demonstrate the importance of climate and energy policy for protecting public health and reducing premature death. Armed with clear and compelling data, illustrated by interactive graphs, climate and health advocates can effectively communicate why strong climate policies are a “win-win” for health and jobs.

How Utilities Can Use All-Source Procurement To Add Renewable Energy And Cut Costs

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When utilities procure generation through processes biased against clean energy, they get portfolios with higher consumer costs and carbon emissions. This webinar outlines how “all-source” procurement allows renewable energy that is cheaper than fossil fuels to fairly compete and meet utility needs, reducing costs and emissions, citing examples from Colorado, Georgia, Indiana, and New Mexico.

Net Zero By 2070: Decarbonizing Global Industry

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This webinar discusses fully decarbonizing global industry to reach net zero industrial emissions by 2050–2070, as well as the technical measures and policies to boost technological deployment and make net zero industry a reality.

Natural Gas: A Bridge to Climate Breakdown

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This webinar discusses how U.S. power sector plans for 70 gigawatts of new natural gas plants and pipelines risk nearly $1 trillion to consumers in unnecessary costs, billions in stranded assets for utilities, and emissions that would blow through the Paris Agreement’s warming targets. Speakers include experts from Energy Innovation, Morgan Stanley, utility Arizona Public Service, Rocky Mountain Institute, and shareholder advocacy group As You Sow.

How Net-Zero Buildings Can Help The Climate Crisis

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EI’s Hal Harvey explains how net-zero buildings and improved building codes are key to lowering emissions and avoiding wasted energy.

How We Define The Green New Deal Matters

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EI’s Hal Harvey gives his opinion on the ideal Green New Deal, how government needs to set decarbonization goals, and how the private sector can meet them.

Is Fighting Climate Change Bad For The Economy?

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Some people say fighting climate change will hurt the economy. EI’s Hal Harvey explains why that’s not the case in this Years of Living Dangerously feature.

Public Utilities Commissions: The Climate Solution You Need To Know About

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EI’s Hal Harvey explains how public utilities commissioners are an often overlooked but key resource for fighting climate change.

Getting to Net Zero Emissions Using the Energy Policy Simulator

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Energy Innovation staff provide an overview of the Energy Policy Simulator 2.0 model, which provides exciting new energy and climate policy modeling options, including how to reach net zero emissions.