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2007

December 13, 2007

H.R. 4612 “Climate Neutral Electricity Generation Act of 2007”

Introduced by Representative Jim Costa (D CA-20)

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December 6, 2007

S. 2423 "Emission Allowance Market Transparency Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)

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December 6, 2007

Latest Version of S. 2191 America's Climate Security Act of 2007 as marked-up by Full Committee

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December 2007

McKinsey & Company: "Reducing U.S. Greenhouse Gas Emissions: How Much at What Cost"

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November 29, 2007

Latest Version of S. 2191 America's Climate Security Act of 2007 as marked-up by Subcommittee

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November 28, 2007

EIA’s Voluntary Reporting of Greenhouse Gases [1605(b)] Program

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November 27-28, 2007

USCPA Workshop (view agenda)

Guest speakers include:

- Michael Goo, Legislative Director, Climate Center, Natural Resources Defense Council

- Brian Murray, Ph.D., Director for Economic Analysis, Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, Duke University

- Peter Glaser, Attorney, Troutman Sanders

- Jon Selib, Legislative Director, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Senator Max Baucus (D-MT)

- Bettina Poirier, Majority Staff Director, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

- Paul McArdle, Program Manager, Voluntary Reporting of GHGs Program, EIA

- Jim Sullivan, Director of Climate Leaders Programs, EPA Climate Leaders

- Pankaj Bhatia, Project Manager, GHG Protocol Initiative Climate, Energy, World Resource Institute

- Jamiyo Mack, Greenhouse Gas Regional Coordinator - Northeast, CH2MHill

November 27, 2007

Paper on U.S. Climate Change Policies and International Trade Policies by Thomas L. Brewer/Georgetown University and Centre for European Policy Studies

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November 15, 2007

H.R. 4238 “Bottle Recycling Climate Protection Act of 2007”

Introduced by Representative Edward J. Markey (D MA-7)

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November 15, 2007

H.R. 4226 “Climate Stewardship and Economic Security Act of 2007”

Introduced by Representative Wayne T. Gilchrest (R MD-1)

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November 14, 2007

S. 2355 “Climate Change Adaptation Act”

Introduced by Senator Maria Cantwell (D-WA)

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November 5, 2007

S. 2307 "Global Change Research Improvement Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA)

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November 1, 2007

EPW Subcommittee Mark-up Version of S.2191 "America's Climate Security Act of 2007"

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October 19, 2007

S. 2211 “Global Warming and Acidification Coastal and Ocean Resiliency Act”

Introduced by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI)

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October 18, 2007

S. 2191 "America’s Climate Security Act (ACSA) of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Joseph I. Lieberman (I-CT) & Senator John W. Warner (R-VA)

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October 18, 2007

S. 2204 "Global Warming Wildlife Survival Act"

Introduced by Senator Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI)

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October 4, 2007

USCPA Side-by-Side of Proposed Lieberman-Warner "America's Climate Security Act of 2007"

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October 3, 2007

Represenatives Dingell/Boucher "Climate Change White Papers"

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October 1, 2007

EPA Analysis of Bingaman-Specter Request on Global CO2 Concentrations

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October 2007

Energy Information Administration / Supplement to: Energy Market and Economic Impacts of S. 280, the Climate Stewardship and Innovation Act of 2007

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October 2007

Nicholas Institute/Duke University Analysis of the Lieberman-Warner America's Climate

Security Act

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September 27, 2007

Representative John Dingell's Summary of Draft Carbon Tax Legislation

http://www.house.gov/dingell/carbonTaxSummary.shtml

September 27-28, 2007

USCPA Workshop (view agenda)

Guest speakers include:

- Derik Broekhoff, Senior Associate, World Resources Institute

- W. David Montgomery, Vice President, CRA International, Inc. (view presentation)

- Scott Segal, Partner, Attorney, Law Offices of Bracewell & Giuliani LLP representing the Alliance for Effective Climate Solutions

- Al Forte, Executive VP, Corp. Strategic Planning, Neuwing Energy Ventures (view presentation)

- Matthew Rosenblum, CFO, Neuwing Energy Ventures

- Jason Grumet, Executive Director, National Commission on Energy Policy

- Erik Olson, Deputy Staff Director and General Counsel, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works

September 2007

Congressional Budget Office:  "The potential for carbon sequestration in the United States"

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September 2007

The Adverse Economic Impacts of Cap-and-Trade-Regulation by Arthur Laffer and Wayne Winegarden

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August 3, 2007

H.R. 3448 "Global Climate and Ozone Layer Protection Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Henry A. Waxman (D CA–30)

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August 3, 2007

H.R. 3416 "America's Energy Security Trust Fund Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative John B. Larson (D CT-1)

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August 2, 2007

Senators Lieberman/Warner, "America's Climate Security Act of 2007"

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August 2007

Electric Power Research Institute Report - The Power to Reduce CO2 Emissions

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July 31, 2007

H.R. 3236 "Energy Efficiency Improvement Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Rick Boucher (D VA–9)

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July 25, 2007

S. 1874 "Containing and Managing Climate Change Costs Efficiently Act"

Introduced by Senator Mary L. Landrieu (D-LA)

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July 12, 2007

S. 1785 "To amend the Clean Air Act to establish deadlines by which the Administrator of the EPA shall issue a decision on whether to grant certain waivers of preemption under that Act."

Introduced by Senator Bill Nelson (D-FL)

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July 11, 2007

S. 1766 "Low Carbon Economy Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)/Senator Arlen Specter (R-PA)

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July 2007

EIA Report - Energy Market and Economic Impacts of S. 280, the Climate Stewardship and Innovation Act of 2007

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June 21, 2007

H.R. 2809 "New Apollo Energy Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Jay Inslee (D WA–1)

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June 13, 2007

H.R. 2701 "Transportation Energy Security and Climate Change Mitigation Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative James L. Oberstar (D MN–8)

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June 12, 2007

S. 1602 "Clean, Reliable, Efficient and Secure Energy Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Chuck Hagel (R-NE)

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June 11, 2007

H.R. 2651 "Greenhouse Gas Accountability Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Eliot L. Engel (D NY-17)

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June 7, 2007

H.R. 2635 "Carbon-Neutral Government Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Henry A. Waxman (D CA–30)

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June 6, 2007

S. 1554 "Energy Independence, Clean Air, and Climate Security Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Susan M. Collins (R-ME)

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June 1, 2007
Representative Rick Boucher Discussion Draft on Alternative Fuels, Infrastructure, and Vehicles

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June 2007

Program on Technology Innovation: Economic Analysis of California Climate Initiatives: An Integrated Approach by the Electric Power Research Institute

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May 24-25, 2007

USCPA Workshop (view agenda)

Guest speakers include:

- David Banks, Director, International Affairs and Climate Change, Council on Environmental Quality (CEQ), The White House

- Jim Bruce, Partner, Wiley Rein LLP

- Roger Martella, General Counsel, EPA

- Thomas Weimer, Staff Director, House Select Committee on Energy Independence and Global Warming, Representative James Sensenbrenner (R-WI)

- Harlan Watson, Ph.D., Senior Climate Negotiator and Special Representative, U.S. Department of State

- David McCarthy, Minority Chief Counsel, House Subcommittee on Energy and Air Quality, Representative Dennis Hastert (R-IL)

May 22, 2007

H.R. 2420 "International Climate Cooperation Re-engagement Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Tom Lantos (D CA–12)

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May 17, 2007

S. 1419 “Renewable Fuels, Consumer Protection, and Energy Efficiency Act of 2007”

Introduced by Senator Harry M. Reid (D-NV)

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May 16, 2007

S. 1411 “Federal Government Greenhouse Gas Registry Act of 2007”

Introduced by Senator Frank R. Lautenberg (D-NJ)

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May 16, 2007

H.R. 2337 “Energy Policy Reform and Revitalization Act of 2007”

Introduced by Representative Nick J. Rahall II (D WV–3)

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May 14, 2007

S. 1389 "Climate Change Education Act"

Introduced by Senator Barack Obama (D-IL)

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May 14, 2007

S. 1387 “National Greenhouse Gas Registry Act of 2007”

Introduced by Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN)

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May 8, 2007

H.R. 2215 “To provide a reduction in the aggregate greenhouse gas emissions per unit of energy consumed by vehicles and aircraft, and for other purposes.”

Introduced by Representative Jay Inslee (D WA-1)

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May 7, 2007

S. 1321 “Energy Savings Act of 2007”

Introduced by Senator Jeff Bingaman (D-NM)

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April 30, 2007

H.R. 2079 “Plug-In Hybrid Electric Vehicle Act of 2007”

Introduced by Representative Lamar Smith (R TX-21)

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April 26, 2007

S. 1227 "Clean Coal Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA)

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April 26, 2007

H.R. 2069 "Save Our Climate Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Pete Stark (D CA-13)

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April 24, 2007

S. 1201 "Clean Power Act of 2007"
Introduced by Senator Bernard Sanders (I-VT)
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April 20, 2007

S. 1177 "Clean Air Planning Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Thomas R. Carper (D-DE)

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April 19, 2007
H.R. 1945 "Energy For Our Future Act"

Introduced by Representative Christopher Shays (R CT-4)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.01945:

April 19, 2007
H.R. 1961 "Global Climate Change Security Oversight Act"

Introduced by Representative Edward Markey (D MA-7)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.01961:

April 19, 2007
S. 1168 “Clean Air/Climate Change Act of 2007”

Introduced by Senator Lamar Alexander (R-TN)
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April 16, 2007

S. 1115 "Energy Efficiency Promotion Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Jeff Bingaman (D NM)

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April 2, 2007
Syllabus, Massachusetts v. Environmental Protection Agency, Supreme Court Decision

March 29, 2007
S. 1073 "Clean Fuels and Vehicles Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.01073:

March 29, 2007
H.CON.RES. 104 "Expressing the sense of Congress regarding the need for the United States to address global climate change through the negotiation of fair and effective international commitments."

Introduced by Representative Russ Carnahan (D MO-3)
http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.con.res.00104:

March 28, 2007
S. 1018 "Global Climate Change Security Oversight Act"

Introduced by Senator Richard Durbin (D-IL)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.01018:

March 28, 2007
H.R. 1728 "Global Warming Education Act"

Introduced by Representative Mike Honda (D CA-15)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.01728:

March 21, 2007
H.CON.RES. 96 “Expressing the sense of the Congress that there should be enacted a mandatory national program to slow, stop and reverse emissions of greenhouse gases.”
Introduced by Representative Norman D. Dicks (D WA-6)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.con.res.00096:

March 20, 2007
H.R. 1590 "Safe Climate Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Henry A. Waxman (D CA-30)

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March 9, 2007
H.R. 1451 "New Options Petroleum Energy Conservation Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Dan Lungren (R CA-3)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.01451:

March 1, 2007
H.R. 1267 "National Carbon Dioxide Storage Capacity Assessment Act of 2007"
Introduced by Representative Bart Gordon (D TN-6)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.01267:

February 27-28, 2007

USCPA Workshop (view agenda)

Guest speakers include:

- Derrick Freeman, Legislative Counsel, Senator Mark Pryor (D-AR)

- Michael Goo, Majority Counsel, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Chairman Barbara Boxer (D-CA)

- Michael Hacker, Senior Advisor, Representative James Clyburn (D-SC), Democratic Majority Whip

- John Shanahan, Minority Counsel, Senate Committee on Environment and Public Works, Senator James Inhofe (R-OK)

- Michael Ference, Senior Policy Analyst, Representative Roy Blunt (R-MO), Republican Minority Whip

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February 7, 2007
H.R. 906 "Global Change Research and Data Management Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Mark Udall (D CO-2)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.00906:

February 5, 2007
S. 489 "Green Buildings Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator John W. Warner (R-VA)
http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00489:

February 1, 2007
S. 485 "Global Warming Reduction Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator John F. Kerry (D-MA)
http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00485:

January 24, 2007
H.R. 656 "To require higher standards of automobile fuel efficiency with the goal of reducing the amount of oil used for fuel by automobiles in the United States by 10 percent beginning in 2017, and for other purposes."
Introduced by Representative David G. Reichert (R WA-8)
http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.00656:

January 24, 2007
H.R. 670 "DRIVE Act"

Introduced by Representative Eliot L. Engel (D NY-17)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.00670:
 

January 22, 2007
H.R. 620 "Climate Stewardship Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative John W. Olver (D MA-1)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.00620:
 

January 17, 2007
S. 317 "Electric Utility Cap and Trade Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Dianne Feinstein (D-CA)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00317:
 

January 16, 2007
S. 309 "Global Warming Pollution Reduction Act"

Introduced by Senator Bernard Sanders (I-VT)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00309:
 

January 16, 2007
S.RES. 30 "Expressing the sense of the Senate regarding the need for the United States to address global climate change through the negotiation of fair and effective international commitments."

Introduced by Senator Joseph R. Biden (D-DE)
http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.res.00030:
 

January 12, 2007
S. 280 "Climate Stewardship and Innovation Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Joseph I. Lieberman (I-CT)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00280:

January 4, 2007
H.R. 121 "High Performance Green Buildings Act of 2007"

Introduced by Representative Mike Doyle (D PA-14)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.00121:

January 4, 2007
S.193 "Energy Diplomacy and Security Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Richard G. Lugar (R-IN)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00193:

January 4, 2007
S.162 "National Fuels Initiative"

Introduced by Senator Richard G. Lugar (R-IN)
http://www.thomas.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00162:
 

January 4, 2007
S. 183 "Improved Passenger Automobile Fuel Economy Act of 2007"

Introduced by Senator Ted Stevens (R-AK)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:s.00183:
 

January 4, 2007
H.R. 182 "TEAM up for Energy Independence Act"

Introduced by Representative Zoe Lofgren (D CA-16)
http://thomas.loc.gov/cgi-bin/bdquery/z?d110:h.r.00182:

January 2007

EIA Report - Energy Market and Economic Impacts of a Proposal to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Intensity with a Cap and Trade System

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