Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment

Stanford Woods Institute for the Environment


Coverage: Stanford Experts comment on Hurricane Harvey and its Impacts. »

September 1, 2017

Stanford experts comment on how climate change and infrastructure planning contribute to the severity of impacts from extreme weather events like Hurricane Harvey.

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California defies Trump claim that environmental regulation kills economic growth »

August 22, 2017

Charles Kolstad comments on new study showing that California is thriving under environmental regulations stating that C

By Emma Foehringer Merchant, Grist

Commentary: Life support for coal will make America an energy backwater »

June 14, 2017

Cites study by Charles Kolstad diving into possible factors for the decline of the coal industry.

By Noah Smith, Chicago Tribune

Life Support for Coal Will Make the U.S. an Energy Backwater »

June 13, 2017

Charles D. Kolstad is cited on research into factors as to why the coal industry has steadily declined

By Noah Smith, Bloomberg

What really happened to coal? »

June 7, 2017

Cites study by Charles Kolstad finding "old-fashioned competition," not regulations, led to decline in U.S.

By Robert J. Samuelson, Washington Post

The White House Exaggerated the Growth of Coal Jobs by About 5,000 Percent »

June 6, 2017

Charles Kolstad discusses the "confluence of factors" that led to coal's decline in the U.S.

By Derek Thompson, The Atlantic

'More for less': Renewable power surges into mainstream as costs fall »

April 6, 2017

Charles Kolstad comments on challenges of expanding renewable energy generation capacity.

By Eva Botkin-Kowacki, Christian Science Monitor

Could a Moore's Law for carbon halt climate change? »

March 24, 2017

Charles Kolstad discusses uncertainty over cost of shinfting to a carbon-free economy.

By Eva Botkin-Kowacki, Christian Science Monitor