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"My first question is: Why?" fellow Kirstin Matthews told NPR's All Things Considered. "I think the public is going to be concerned, and I am as well, that we're …
April 20, 2021, 2 p.m.
Net-zero aspirations are at the center of policy discourse, with a number of different options being actively discussed. At this event, panelists consider how nanotechnology can drive large-scale reductions in carbon emissions and what policies could impact value chain development.
April 27, 2021, 9 a.m.
Will oil companies' investments in emissions reductions be repaid in higher profits, or a longer-lasting role for oil in a decarbonizing economy? At this webinar, a panel of experts discusses the trends in oil company competition on carbon.
Founded in 1993, Rice University's Baker Institute for Public Policy has established itself as one of the premier nonpartisan public policy think tanks in the country. The institute ranks No. 1 among university-affiliated think tanks worldwide and 15th among U.S. think tanks, according to a 2020 study by the University of Pennsylvania's Think Tanks and Civil Societies Program. The Center for Energy Studies maintained its standing as the top energy and resource policy think tank and was recognized as a Center of Excellence for being ranked No. 1 for three consecutive years. Read more »