Recent News, Blogs, Publications and Events
August 9, 2016
Well-designed Reverse Auctions can be a low-cost way for countries develop renewables or other power sources. Here are 7 things you should know about them.
May 20, 2016
The CPI Dialogue explored key topics related to Clean Power Plan design, particularly as it relates to nuclear energy, and also looked at recent developments on retail pricing of distributed energy resources (DER) and supporting participation of DER in wholesale energy markets.
Event: Climate Finance Forum
The Center for Clean Air Policy (CCAP) organized its 2016 Climate Finance Forum on the margins of the 44th Meeting of the Subsidiary Bodies to the UNFCCC, in Bonn, Germany.
May 4, 2016
The Earth Day signing ceremony exceeded our expectations.This blog by CEO Bill Tyndall discusses how the world is moving forward to fight climate, with speed and ambition.
April 11, 2016
In response to the GCF’s call for submissions on the review of the proposal approval process, CCAP has submitted its perspective, highlighting three broad approaches for consideration. This blog by Hannah Pitt explains more.
Blog: Accelerating Waste Management Plans at the National Level to Reduce Short-Lived Climate Pollutants
April 1, 2016
On behalf of the Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC), CCAP is organizing the Municipal Solid Waste Initiative (MSWI) to reduce short-lived climate pollutants (SLCPs) workshop in Washington D.C. This blog post, by Gerardo Canales highlights MSWI and CCAP’s successes in reducing emissions from the waste sector, and the importance of implementing mitigation plans at the national level.
March 29, 2016
Blog post by Stacey Davis on mitigating methane emissions from the oil and gas industry, in light of recent events in North America.
March 31- April 1, 2016
CCAP was actively involved in the Global Methane Forum and will host a Climate and Clean Air Coalition (CCAC) Municipal Solid Waste Initiative (MSWI) workshop this week, in Washington, D.C.
March 11, 2016
Statement by Bill Tyndall, President of the Center for Clean Air Policy, on The US-Canada Joint Statement on Climate, Energy and Arctic Leadership
Policy Brief: Next Steps for Converting INDCs into Action
March 4, 2016
This policy brief describes the importance of converting INDCs, outlines the elements of a fully converted INDC , and provides recommendations for policymakers from developed and developing countries, as well as funding agencies, on the steps that will be involved in the process so that support can be well targeted.
March 8, 2016
As the Green Climate Fund (GCF) opens its doors and other sources of climate finance scale up their support to developing countries, the coming years will be pivotal in helping countries convert their commitments under the Paris Agreement into financeable investment strategies.
February 10-12, 2016
The LAC Dialogue convened a targeted group of high-level developing country policy makers from LAC countries to participate along with representatives of developed countries and funding agencies.
March 2, 2016
To fulfill the promise of the landmark Paris Agreement, we must shift the focus to converting countries’ individual climate goals, their Intended Nationally Determined Contributions (INDCs), into real greenhouse gas reductions.
November 25, 2015
To help build on the momentum from COP21 CCAP released a paper that highlights the importance of converting INDCs into policies, measures and finance-ready investment strategies after Paris.