Catalyzing resilient solutions scaled to meet the climate challenge
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Decarbonize the global energy system to address climate change
We push the change in technologies and policies needed to get to a zero-emissions, high-energy planet at an affordable cost. We imagine a world where the energy needs of all people are met efficiently without damaging the atmosphere.
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Methane finance and decarbonization breakthrough in first week of COP28Published on: December 2, 2023
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22 nations join Net-Zero Nuclear Initiative at COP28, committing to triple nuclear energy capacity by 2050Published on: December 2, 2023
Five priorities for the Middle East’s climate agendaPublished on: November 30, 2023
Polling shows that Europe is ready for clean firm energy technologiesPublished on: November 30, 2023
How geopolitics will shape climate action in 2024: 4 trendsPublished on: November 30, 2023
COP28 and Africa: Getting real about climate action and its barriers in AfricaPublished on: November 21, 2023
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Our Approach & Global Reach
We are a more than 25-year-old organization with a startup mentality
As problem solvers and creative environmentalists, we achieve change in three main ways:
- Modeling & Systems Analysis: Driving support for the most effective policy and technology strategies.
- Technology Innovation: Facilitating the commercialization of emerging and proven climate change mitigation technologies.
- Policy Advocacy: Working practically and objectively to catalyze realistic change that leads to major impact through legal and legislative advocacy.
We’re expanding our global footprint
With the support of our donors and partners, we are expanding our impact around the world. Our team of experts is working to engage with local partners and stakeholders to develop new ideas, design solutions, and advance innovative technologies and policy solutions to address climate change. Explore our regional work:
Celebrating more than 25 years of impact
Over the past 25+ years, CATF has carved out a unique role in the environmental and climate movement as a science-driven, solutions-focused, and strategic organization that gets results. Learn about how we got started and explore our history.
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