Rocky Mountain Institute

Boulder, CO
United States

Published in 2017, Rocky Mountain Institute's Carbon-Free City Handbook reveals 22 actions—and associated resources—for cities globally to move toward climate-neutrality and see results within a year.

Building on the initial guide, RMI released a 2018 followup developed in partnership with the Under2 CoalitionThe Carbon-Free Regions Handbook offers 30 achievable, immediate, and impactful actions to put states and regions on a path to low-carbon futures.

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Grants

$250,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its project on developing a corporate green power market in China
Private Sector and Market Forces
$50,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its Carbon-Free Regions Benefits Handbook project
Clean Energy Economy
$800,000
for
24 months
Awarded
For its Global Climate Finance program
Reduced Reliance on Carbon-Intensive Energy
$500,000
for
24 months
Awarded
For its Carbon-Free Cities project
Reduced Reliance on Carbon-Intensive Energy
$100,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its Global Climate Finance program
Reduced Reliance on Carbon-Intensive Energy
$15,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For a convening of international NGOs
Citizen Organizing
$150,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its project, the Carbon-Free Regions Handbook and Carbon-Free City video.
Clean Energy Economy
$100,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its Global Climate Finance program.
Reduced Reliance on Carbon-Intensive Energy
$125,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its City Playbook project.
Clean Energy Economy
$500,000
for
24 months
Awarded
For its Demonstrating Near-Zero Carbon Zones to Support City Peaking in China project.
Evidence-Based Policies and Practice
$50,000
for
12 months
Awarded
For its Global Coal Finance project.
Reduced Reliance on Carbon-Intensive Energy
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Our online database includes grants made by the Rockefeller Brothers Fund over the past five years.