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Podcast: Balancing an Emissions Budget

The National Academy of Sciences recommends that the U.S. institute a greenhouse gas emissions budget to help minimize the impact of climate change in the coming years. What does that mean for Americans, and is it even going to be possible?

Podcast Host: Alyson Kenward


  • Robert Fri, Resources for the Future
    Chair, Panel on Limiting the Magnitude of Future Climate Change
  • Robert H. Socolow, Princeton University
    Committee on America's Climate Choices Member
  • Michael D. Lemonick, Climate Central
    Senior Science Writer
  • Eric Larson, Climate Central
    Senior Research Scientist, Energy Systems Lead

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