The Trump EPA is vastly underestimating the cost of carbon dioxide pollution to society, new research finds

Read the full story at Yale Climate Connections.

A recent study estimates that the ‘social cost of carbon’ is 100 times greater than the agency’s estimate.

Associated journal article: Hänsel, M.C., Drupp, M.A., Johansson, D.J.A. et al. “Climate economics support for the UN climate targets.” Nature Climate Change 10, 781–789 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41558-020-0833-x

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