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Written by dkoplowPosted: Feb. 06, 2020

Why fossil fuel subsidies matter

Journal Nature logo Our article, Why Fossil Fuel Subsidies Matter, was published in the journal Nature yesterday.  The piece is part of what we hope is a continuing dialog on the importance of valuing and ultimately eliminating fossil fuel subsidies at a granular level; and of more systematically integrating data on… Read More
Written by dkoplowPosted: Sep. 18, 2019

Reducing the carbon footprint of Harvard's endowment: information gaps and leverage points

As the manager of the largest university endowment in the world, Harvard Management Company (HMC) faces significant challenges.  The investment returns are what enable Harvard University to grow, hire top-quality professors, and cover tuition for bright students from all over the world regardless… Read More
Written by dkoplowPosted: Aug. 15, 2019

Nuclear subsidy briefs, August 15, 2019

NRC logo Nuclear economics remain underwhelming, but the creative ways the industry pursues to shift risks onto others and to seek new subsidies for themselves continue unabated.  Here's a run-down of a few recent developments. 1)  NRC approves sale of closed Pilgrim nuclear reactor to Holtec.  After… Read More