An examination of voluntary green power programs at U.S. utilities using behavioral science principles

EPC student, has published an article on voluntary green power programs in the ‘Electricity Journal’: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1040619016300239

The Pope’s Climate Message in the United States: Moral Arguments and Moral Disengagement

EPC Student Seth Heald has published an article ‘The Pope’s Climate Message in the United States: Moral Arguments and Moral Disengagement’ in the journal: Environment: Science and Policy for Sustainable Development Volume 58, Issue 3, 2016   The full article can be found here. http://www.tandfonline.com/eprint/8URIIkGxFVu5EQYUF63e/full

Mapping how the United States generates its electricity

Mapping how the United States generates its electricity – Washington Post Coal and natural gas are the most common sources for electricity in the country, but coal represents a declining share. The new Clean Power Plan seeks to accelerate that trend by requiring power plants to cut carbon pollution levels and rewarding states and companies […]

Attribution of Extreme Weather Events in the Context of Climate Change

If you are looking for a break from exam 1 preparation or to wind down afterwards, you may be interested in a webinar entitle “Attribution of Extreme Weather Events in the Context of Climate Change” by the National Academy of Sciences.  The webinar is Friday March 11 at 10 am The report will examine the current state of […]