This page houses some resources highlighting results for the United States produced by the Energy Policy Simulator around the time of its public release in late 2015. These results have not been updated since then.
Energy Innovation Scenario
We provide a description of Energy Innovation’s “Policy Solutions” scenario for reaching the U.S. 2025 emissions target while saving money. Download PDF
Clean Power Plan Scenario
We analyze our scenario for achieving the emissions targets under the EPA’s Clean Power Plan and compare against two alternative scenarios that achieve these same targets, but at higher cost. Download PDF
The Costs of Delay
We find that if policies begin to be implemented in 2020 instead of 2016 (a four-year delay), it is more expensive by nearly $400 billion to reach the same level of emissions reductions in 2030. Download PDF