Climate and energy are at the top of the U.S. policy agenda. Legislators, policymakers, the Bush Administration and the presidential campaigns are struggling to find answers to climate change, soaring energy and food commodity prices, and dependence on oil imports.
This Special Report presents an overview of U.S. climate and energy policy at the federal and subnational levels. The Report refers also to role of the U.S. courts, the activities of U.S. industry, and international developments. The Annex provides supplemental information.