The Center for Climate Strategies (CCS)

From Open Energy Information

"The Center for Climate Strategies (CCS) is a public purpose, nonpartisan, nonprofit 501(c) (3), partnership organization.

As the nation’s premiere catalyst for state climate action planning and local, state and federal policy integration, CCS combines expertise in facilitation, technical analysis, policy design and implementation assistance through public private partnerships to provide reliable, cutting edge solutions.

Since 2004 CCS has worked with over 40 U.S. states and territories, the Border States of Mexico, Chinese provinces, dozens of government officials, and over 2,000 stakeholders through high level, high visibility projects to address complex issues and opportunities related to climate change.

CCS is headquartered in Washington, DC with over 40 national and field experts across the U.S. Team members have extensive qualifications in environmental science, public policy, economics, management, business, law, education, communications, and finance. Many have experience as public officials, high-level policy advisors, and academic, nonprofit, community, and business leaders."