Insights from Climate Impact Lab research and the research team

Global inequalities in energy use under climate change

The amount of energy we consume depends critically on the climate. On hot days, air conditioning use soars, while cold days raise natural gas demand alongside other heating fuels. What this means for global energy systems under climate change, however,…

October 22, 2021
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Q&A: Lab co-director Robert Kopp on IPCC’s Sixth Assessment Report

The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, which operates under the auspices of the World Meteorological Organization and the United Nations Environment Programme, released their Sixth Assessment Report on August 9, 2021. Robert Kopp, climate scientist and Lab co-director, provides his…

The Conversation - August 9, 2021
Comments to OMB on Estimating the Social Cost of Greenhouse Gases

In comments submitted this week to the White House Office of Management and Budget, the Climate Impact Lab identifies important factors that the Biden administration should consider in developing updated estimates of the social cost of carbon.

June 23, 2021
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