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Carbon analytics for net-zero emissions sustainable cities

  • May 2021
  • Peer-Reviewed Articles
  • Multiple

Ramaswami, A., Tong, K., Canadell, J. G., Jackson, R. B., Stokes, E., Dhakal, S., Finch, M., et al. (2021). Carbon analytics for net-zero emissions sustainable cities. Nature Sustainability. https://doi.org/10.1038/s41893-021-00715-5

Consensus on carbon accounting approaches at city-level is lacking and analytic frameworks to systematically link carbon mitigation with the Sustainable Development Goals are limited. A new accounting approach anchored upon key physical provisioning systems can help to address these knowledge gaps and facilitate urban transitions.

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Additional content

Read more about the article here in a news story from Princeton’s High Meadows Environmental Institute.

Read Prof. Ramaswami’s blog post about how the process of writing this paper.