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Climate and Air Quality Benefits of Wind and Solar Generation in the United States from 2019 to 2022

Climate and Air Quality Benefits of Wind and Solar Generation in the United States from 2019 to 2022

Full Title: Cell Reports Sustainability: Climate and Air Quality Benefits of Wind and Solar Generation in the United States from 2019 to 2022
Author(s): Dev Millstein, Eric O’Shaughnessy, and Ryan Wiser
Publisher(s): Cell Press and Elsevier Inc.
Publication Date: May 29, 2024
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Description (excerpt):

Millstein et al. present new estimates of the climate and air quality benefits for wind and solar generation that occurred in the United States from 2019 to 2022. The new approach leverages public data, allows for uncertainty quantification and annual updates, and can possibly be ported to other regions.

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