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Brian J. Sergi, Peter J. Adams, Nicholas Z. Muller, Allen L. Robinson, Steven J. Davis, Julian D. Marshall, and Inês L. Azevedo paper focuses on considering health when switching to cleaner electricity in ACS article

As power plants transition from burning coal to using cleaner technologies, the policies behind these changes should consider health in addition to climate change.
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May 11 2020

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Studies have been exploring the connection between reducing climate-warming emissions and healthier air, and how that plays out at a local level. But Brian Sergi, Inês Azevedo and colleagues wanted to take an even more granular, county-by-county approach to assess how a combined climate-and-health-driven strategy for the U.S. electricity system might play out compared to one prioritizing only climate. Read the full article here and the paper here.