Affiliated faculty Charles Kolstad informs a policy brief that reveals that it is ultimately people – not corporations – who would bear the costs of climate change regulation.
Affiliated faculty Mark Jacobson and his colleagues have created a 50-state roadmap for replacing coal, oil and natural gas with wind, water and solar energy.
Computer simulations by affiliated faculty Mark Z. Jacobson have shown that offshore wind farms with thousands of wind turbines could have sapped the power of three real-life hurricanes, significantly decreasing their winds and accompanying storm surge, and possibly preventing billions of dollars in damages.
Affiliated faculty Adam Brandt is lead author on a new study that reveals U.S. emissions of methane are considerably higher than official estimates
In Mozambique, PhD student Valentina Zuin leads the way to an informal water practice to help solve one of the world's most pressing health and welfare issues.
Affiliated faculty Jon Krosnick presented the findings that a majority in every state polled wants limits on greenhouse gas emissions and believes U.S. should take action on global warming.
Affiliated faculty member David Lobell was one of two recipients of a MacArthur Fellowship for his research on the impact of climate change.
Affiliated faculty Noah Diffenbaugh calculates that intense heat like that in the summer of 2012 is up to four times more likely to occur now than in pre-industrial America, when there was much less carbon dioxide in the atmosphere.
Y2E2, the home base for E-IPER, went through an extensive evaluation and now proudly holds the highest certification for sustainability from the U.S. Green Building Council.
PhD alum Amy Pickering and affiliated faculty Steve Luby are among the team of researchers working to create safe water for one of the most densely populated spots in the world.