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rapid switch: in the news

Articles, reports, and media coverage of the Rapid Switch initiative inside and outside Princeton University

Net-Zero America: In the News

News roundup

Since it’s announcement and release on December 15, 2020, the Net-Zero America study has captured the interest of not only environmental journalists and outlets, but more importantly, the interest of policy makers, legislators, and the White House.

Big but affordable effort needed for America to reach net-zero emissions by 2050, Princeton study shows

Environment Half Century, Princeton University

The new “Net-Zero America” study maps out state-by-state, sector-by-sector, and decade-by-decade what it would take for the U.S. economy to be fully decarbonized, and provides a blueprint for action in the 2020s.

Rapid Switch project to assess practicality and pace of global climate strategies

Princeton University News

Princeton University convened an international research team June 11-13 to begin a five-year effort to frame a realistic global response to climate change that accounts for massive economic development in countries, including India and China.

Motivated to decarbonize energy systems: Jenkins speaks out on energy transitions

Princeton University

Decarbonization has come into the national dialogue with new vigor and Jesse Jenkins is a vocal proponent of exploring energy transitions and pathways to decarbonization.