Best Available Technologies in the U.S. Buildings Sector

In 2016, buildings accounted for about 40% of total U.S. energy consumption, while globally it was about one-third. There is the significant untapped potential in the buildings sector to cut its energy use. Both U.S. residential and commercial buildings could decrease their energy consumption by half just by using commercially available energy-efficienttechnologies. The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) sponsored the …

Second Generation Model (SGM)

SGM is now Phoenix. The information below may be out of date. Please update your bookmarks to http://www.globalchange.umd.edu/models/phoenix/. ————————————————————————————————- Model Name and Version: Second Generation Model (2002a)   Model Type: Set of 14 multi-sector regional CGE models.  Regional models may be run independently or as a system for international trade in emissions permits.  Regional models are dynamic-recursive, with a time frame …

Publications

JGCRI PUBLICATIONS 2021 Fiscal Year   Anderson, Carolyn G., Ben Bond-Lamberty, and James C. Stegen. “Active Layer Depth and Soil Properties Impact Specific Leaf Area Variation and Ecosystem Productivity in a Boreal Forest.” Edited by Dafeng Hui. PLOS ONE 15, no. 12 (December 31, 2020): e0232506. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0232506 . Arbuckle, Evan J., Matthew Binsted, Evan G.R. Davies, Diego V. Chiappori, Candelaria Bergero, …