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A Preliminary Review of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act’s Clean Energy Package

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act included more than $90 billion in strategic clean energy investments intended to promote job creation and promote deployment of low-carbon technologies. In terms of spending, the clean energy package has been described as the nation’s “biggest energy bill in history.” To provide a preliminary assessment of the Recovery Act’s clean energy package, this paper reviews the rationale, design, and implementation of the act.

Category:  Fiscal Instruments for Climate Policy, Distribution, Competitiveness & Political Economy

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How to Adopt a Winning Carbon Price

Over the fall of 2014, Clean Energy Canada conducted a series of confidential, candid interviews with the policy’s architects, and with expert observers who watched it play out.

Category:  Distribution, Competitiveness & Political Economy

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Environmental Fiscal Reform: What Should Be Done and How to Achieve It

The term environmental fiscal reform (EFR) means different things to different people. In this report, we will take EFR to mean: a range of taxation or pricing instruments that can raise revenue, while simultaneously furthering environmental goals. This is achieved by providing economic incentives to correct market failure in the management of natural resources and the control of pollution.

Category:  Fiscal Instruments for Climate Policy, Distribution, Competitiveness & Political Economy