Indirect effects of biofuels production
Europe's opportunity for biofuels from wastes and residues
Effects of standards on public health and climate
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A Guide for the Perplexed to the Indirect Effects of Biofuels Production
A detailed but accessible overview of the concept of indirect land use change and the way that ILUC emissions are estimated. Identifies factors that determine the size of ILUC effects when biofuel demand increases and shows how...
Stakeholder workshop report on tractor-trailer efficiency technology, 2015-2030
Reports on the workshop “Emerging Technologies for Heavy-Duty Vehicle Fuel Efficiency” convened in July 2014 by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy and the International Council on Clean Transportation.
Workshop report
Long-term energy efficiency improvement for LNG carriers
An assessment of long-term prospects for increasing the energy efficiency of tanker ships used to transport liquified natural gas, based on characteristics of the 2011 in-use LNG carrier fleet and global satellite data on ship...
Working paper



Under Theat, Flight May Be Best Response for Trees
A refuge won’t save the threatened whitebark pine from climate...

With Eye on 2016, Christie Resists Climate-Change Plan for New Jersey
Gov. Chris Christie is adamant that New Jersey not participate...

newsrel -- Air Resources Board adopts interim guidelines for investing cap-and-trade proceeds in California's most disadvantaged communities
Please consider the following news release from the California...

Sustainability hub at the 2014 Party Conferences
The LowCVP is happy to be supporting the sustainability hub's...

Black Carbon Expert Tami Bond Awarded 2014 MacArthur "Genius" Grant
Today the ICCT celebrates the announcement that Tami Bond, a...

[Press release] Even with Global Shift to Mass Transit, Best-Practice Standards for Clean Vehicles and Fuels Key to Curbing Health Impacts
Released by the University of California, Davis and...

Green Freight at the UNSG Climate Summit next week
At the UN Secretary-General’s Climate Summit in New York...

Press roundup, August 2014
Hydrocarbon Processing 08/01 Innovative...

From the ICCT Blogs

Here’s one way to waste a lot less of our newfound natural gas resources
In contrast to crude oil tankers or containerships, whose operating costs only marginally affect the total cost of the goods they carry, LNG carriers represent more than 20% of total “door-to-door” trade costs. They could be a lot more efficient.
Staff Blog
Is the Renewable Fuel Standard inadvertently driving up U.S. palm oil imports?
About a third of all U.S. soybean oil goes into biodiesel that the RFS requires to be blended into diesel fuel. That's soybean oil that's no longer available to use in food products, leading to rising imports of palm oil—probably not a good trade for the climate or the environment.
Staff Blog
Staff Blog